business news in context, analysis with attitude

• Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono won the Boston Marathon yesterday, winning by two seconds in one of the closest finishes in race history, and completing the race in 2 hours, 7 minutes, and 57 seconds.

On the women’s side, Worknesh Degefa of Ethiopia won the race with a 2:23:31 time, 42 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher.
KC's View: