A Venezuelan man with muscular dystrophy was honored at City Hall on Tuesday after enduring about 20 hours of sometimes drenching rain, wind and cold to complete the Boston Marathon in the early morning hours.
Since 9/11, more than 50 people have been killed and dozens injured in attacks by domestic extremists, including white nationalists, militias and sovereign citizens. Some of the victims were chosen at random; others were targeted. Many were law enforcement officers.
It took plastic sheeting (to cover the ice on the arena floor), about 500 sheets of 0.75-inch plywood and approximately 120 truckloads of dirt to convert Kansas City’s Sprint Center into an indoor motorcycle racing track — that and the hard work of Pete Henderson and the rest of the track construction crew.