50,000 runners from the Big Apple and around the world race through the five boroughs on a course that winds its way from the Verrazano Bridge before crossing the finish line by Tavern on the Green in Central Park.
Wax figures of Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth and Prince William seen here along with Duchess Kate Middleton are unveiled together for media and attendees at Madame Tussauds in New York City on October 23, 2014.
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