NY Marathon returns amid heightened security

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NY Marathon returns amid heightened security

November 4, 2013 Updated Nov 4, 2013 at 12:03 PM CDT

A record 50,740 runners started today's New York City Marathon, amid heightened security following the Boston Marathon Bombings.

The prestigious race returned after a one year absence because of Superstorm Sandy. Find out more by watching the video below.