Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou, in black, crosses the finish line of the 10-kilometer race at the Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010. Besides the marathon, about 8,000 ... more 
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou, in black, crosses the finish line of the 10-kilometer race at the Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010. Besides the marathon, about 8,000 runners took part in 5- and 10-kilometer races. The Marathon race coincides with the 2,500th anniversary of the battle of Marathon, where Athenians and their allies repelled an invading army of Persians. A messenger ran to Athens after the battle and died after announcing the victory. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dimitris Hatzimoisis
Sun, Oct 31, 2010 9:52 PM EDT