Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

DC Rail System Maintenance to Affect Marine Corps Marathon Runners

The nearly 30,000 runners participating in the Marine Corps Marathon and 10K race this year in Washington will face some transit issues on the way to the starting line: D.C. Metro officials have refused to disrupt their repair schedule for the event. The annual Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) in the nation's capital, one of the premier road-racing events in the U.S., generally attracts runners from more than 25 countries. The 26.2-mile (42-kilometer) course gives runners a look at many...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter