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Boston Marathon Bombing (2013)

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  • Baltimore-area residents near Boston Marathon blasts

    Baltimore-area residents near Boston Marathon blasts
    Ryan McGrath and other Baltimore-area runners were relaxing after the Boston Marathon, refueling with some burritos, when they heard the blasts. "I thought maybe it's one of those boat-type things that just shoots off a cannon every day," said McGrath,...
  • Local authorities step up security after Boston Marathon explosions

    Local authorities step up security after Boston Marathon explosions
    Baltimore-area authorities announced heightened security after bombings at the Boston Marathon on Monday, though officials emphasized there was no evidence of threats here. At least three people were killed and scores were injured in the blasts, which...
  • Towson preschool teacher injured in Boston Marathon explosion

    Towson preschool teacher injured in Boston Marathon explosion
    – Sitting in the lobby of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Tuesday with one daughter upstairs in critical condition and another recovering in a hospital blocks away, Carol Downing described the frantic hours she spent looking for them after bomb...
  • Marylanders recall terror after Boston Marathon explosions

    Marylanders recall terror after Boston Marathon explosions
    Kathryn Ledwell turned at the boom and stared, confused in her fatigue by the plume of smoke rising behind her, the screams and the crowd — not just her fellow athletes but everyone — running in different directions. Then the second...
  • Keep moving, through the pain

    Keep moving, through the pain
    The Boston Marathon resonates deep within my memory. I don't know when, exactly, it got there. My older brother ran distances, gliding around the streets of Atlanta in the days when that meant regular harassment from motorists, long before anyone had...
  • In Boston, one act of evil, thousands of acts of humanity

    In Boston, one act of evil, thousands of acts of humanity
    An 8-year-old boy was among the three people killed and at least 176 people injured, many severely, by a pair of explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. According to The Boston Globe, the boy, Martin Richard, was with his...
  • Boston Marathon bombing: Tomorrow, resilience; today, despair

    Boston Marathon bombing: Tomorrow, resilience; today, despair
    It is hard not to give in to despair. In the hours since bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, forever marking in blood a day that celebrates spring, our nation's founding and the joy of the human body, there has been a lot of talk...
  • Several Harford residents experience Boston Marathon's tragic end first-hand

    Several Harford residents experience Boston Marathon's tragic end first-hand
    Kevin Hennessey of Bel Air started running four years ago, just so he could qualify for the Boston Marathon. Monday's race was his first. "It's the only race you have to qualify for. It's very prestigious," he said Tuesday. "It's probably as close to...
  • Orioles and other local events mull bolstered security after Boston Marathon bombings

    Orioles and other local events mull bolstered security after Boston Marathon bombings
    A visibly increased police presence greeted Orioles fans Tuesday as they ventured to Camden Yards for Baltimore's first major sporting event since the previous day's deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon. Nonetheless, fans, players and team officials...
  • Powerful poison Ricin found in letter sent to U.S. senator

    Powerful poison Ricin found in letter sent to U.S. senator
    WASHINGTON -- An envelope laced with the lethal poison Ricin and addressed to a U.S. senator was found at a Maryland mail processing facility, officials said Tuesday. The envelope, intended for the office of Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), was discovered...
  • Harford police on alert, advise vigilance after Boston bombings

    Harford police on alert, advise vigilance after Boston bombings
    Harford County Executive David Craig says the Harford County's Department of Emergency Services, the Harford County Sheriff's Office and municipal, state and federal law enforcement partners are working cooperatively to ensure public safety following...
  • Bits & Pieces: Boston Marathon tragedy hits running community hard

    Monday was Patriots' Day in Massachusetts, but the celebration became a tragedy when two explosions occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Three people were killed and more than 100 injured, some critically.  The iconic race, which annually...