The running of the world-class Boston Marathon filled the cold and wet streets of the city for the 119th time today. 2013 men’s winner Lelisa Desisa was victorious again this year, two years after he returned his medal to the city in a sign of solidarity after the tragic bombings.

By Leanne Burden Seidel

Wellesley College student Cassie Allen cheered on the runners.
(Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff)