In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

THIS WEEK actress Meghan Markle (best known for her role as Rachel Zane in US courtroom drama Suits) made headlines amidst rumours that she has stolen the heart of Britain's most eligible bachelor, our very own Prince Harry.

Meghan Markle: Lessons In Polished Style

THIS WEEK actress Meghan Markle (best known for her role as Rachel Zane in US courtroom drama Suits) made headlines amidst rumours that she has stolen the heart of Britain's most eligible bachelor, our very own Prince Harry.

Britain declared war on Nazi Germany on 3 September 1939. You can read the newspaper headlines from that day at The British Newspaper Archive.

Britain declared war on Nazi Germany on 3 September 1939. You can read the newspaper headlines from that day at The British Newspaper Archive.

Some days, I feel like my soul silently shouts these words. I just want the world to be beautiful.

Some days, I feel like my soul silently shouts these words. I just want the world to be beautiful.

what the frick is this headline anyway i want to die what is this world coming to

what the frick is this headline anyway i want to die what is this world coming to

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Top U.S. & World Headlines — July 6, 2017

Top U.S. & World Headlines — June 22, 2017

Top U.S. & World Headlines — June 22, 2017

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Top U.S. & World Headlines — June 30, 2017

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