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Ethiopia's Deba inherits 2014 Boston Marathon win, but not prize

Ethiopia's Deba inherits 2014 Boston Marathon win, but not prize

Kenya's Rita Jeptoo claimed $150,000 for the victory and an additional $25,000 for setting a course record. Both legally belong to Buzunesh Deba, whose time of 2 hours, 19 minutes, 59 seconds remains the fastest in Boston Marathon history, but the Boston Athletic Association would have to claw it back from Jeptoo.

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Why quail research still matters

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Quail hunters threw a party Thursday at the Frontiers of Flight Museum. It was a fitting venue at which to celebrate what is arguably the greatest of game birds in a state that unarguably has the best wild quail hunting that remains.