The weekday report for the topics and people that are trending on
Yahoo! and across the Web for Monday April 16, 2012.
Research by Search editor Liz Streng
Who can take the heat? Marathoners did in Boston, as record highs resulted in record lows. Meantime, the heat is on Secret Service agents partying hard in Cartagena's Hotel Caribe. And despite the extra two days, there may still be some procrastinators in a heated rush to turn in something to Uncle Sam. Cool down and kick back by looking at what's hot on the Web today.
- Boston Marathon: The race today was the second slowest on record due to a battle against record-high temperatures reaching into the 80s. Despite the heat, Wesley Korir and Sharon Cherop, both from Kenya, emerged as victors.
- Secret Service Misconduct: Eleven Secret Service members, both agents and uniformed officers, sent to Colombia ahead of President Barack Obama were relieved of duty and returned home amid allegations of misconduct that