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Philadelphia Marathon 2016 [PHOTOS]



2016 Philadelphia Marathon, in Center City Philadelphia, PA.

With the city of Philadelphia taking over organization the course, as well as start and finish locations are slightly different from past years. The winners for 2016 are, in the Mens race, Kimutai Cheruiyot in 2:15:53, and Taylor Ward in the Womens race in 2:36:25

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Rally junkie doesn’t care if it’s Clinton or Trump, as long as he’s in the picture [NEWSORKS]

Putting on a different hat is all it takes for one local man to create front-row access to future (and past) presidents.

Wear a red “Make America Great Again” hat and blend in with Trump supporters. Put on a green “Mexico” cap and watch vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine speak from only a few feet away.

Johathan Lee Riches, who says he is a Muslim supporting Hillary Clinton, gets close to the Democratic presidential candidate during a Town Hall meeting in Haverford, Pennsylvania on Oct. 4, 2016.
Jonathan Lee Riches, who says he is a Muslim supporting Hillary Clinton, gets close to the Democratic presidential candidate during a Town Hall meeting in Haverford, Pennsylvania on Oct. 4, 2016.

At various political rallies in Pennsylvania over the past month, I spotted Jonathan Lee Riches wearing different “hats,” claiming to be a Muslim supporter for Trump at one rally and a Muslim for Clinton at an other.

Jonathan Lee Riches, a West Chester man of 39 and former federal prisoner, describes himself in social media profiles as a truth-seeking sleuth. In this quest he has filed thousands of lawsuits and open-record requests. Many of them are unfruitful.

…Full story continues on WHYY’ NewsWorks.org ViewFinder’s blog.