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2014 Boston Marathon

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Boston survivors defiant a year after attacks

The survivors of last year's Boston Marathon have come to symbolize both defiance and resilience even as they struggle against anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress.

2014 Boston Marathon spectators

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A year after bombing, Boston Marathon underway

A year after bombs disrupted the end of the Boston Marathon, killing three and injuring dozens, runners and spectators once again flocked to the streets of Boston for the 2014 race on Monday morning.

Meb Keflezighi wins 2014 Boston Marathon men's division

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US man wins Boston Marathon; first since '83

The first American man to win the Boston Marathon since 1983 crossed the finish line Monday, triumphant in a storied race that has become a national symbol of resiliency and determination.

Boston anniversary finish line

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Boston Marathon: How to keep 26.2 miles safe

As 36,000 marathoners get ready to pound the streets of Boston on Monday, authorities have their own mammoth task ahead: trying to keep all 26.2 miles of the course safe.

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2013 Boston Marathon runners ready to race

Runners who couldn't finish last year's Boston Marathon gathered Saturday to talk about Monday's race.

Boston bomb suspects, Dzhokhar and Tamarlan Tsarnaev

Will Tsarnaev get death sentence if guilty?

It may be a foregone conclusion in the minds of many that accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty of murder. A horrific crime: multiple killings, including that of a child, and more than 200 maimed or wounded.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev


Boston bomb suspect can see autopsy photos

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be allowed to view autopsy photos of the attack's victims and meet with his sister without being watched by the FBI, a federal judge said Wednesday.

Boston backpack suspect Kevin or Kayvon Edson

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$100K bail in alleged Boston bomb hoax

A judge on Wednesday set bail at $100,000 for a man accused of carrying a fake bomb near a Boston crowd that was marking the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.

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Boston Marathon: How to keep 26.2 miles safe

As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: suspicious bags near the finish line.

Police spotted the bags on Boylston Street -- not f...

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Biden in Boston: 'We own the finish line'

A moment of silence at the finish line, the tolling of church bells and a solemn flag-raising ceremony capped the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing on Tuesday.

Under a steady rain on Boylston Street, where two homemade bombs last April...

Boston anniversary finish line

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Police destroy backpacks left at Boston finish line

The Boston Police Department evacuated the area around the finish line of the Boston Marathon Tuesday night after the discovery of two suspicious backpacks, WCVB reported.

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Boston, country mark bombing anniversary

Tuesday was about remembrance and deep respect. It was also a chance for Boston to show the world its resilience and ability to heal.

Biden, Boston memorial service


'We are America, we own the finish line,' Biden says

"We are America. We respond, we endure, we overcome and we own the finish line," Vice President Joe Biden told thousands gathered at a Boston Marathon bombings memorial.

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Boston goes silent on bombings anniversary

Boston holds a moment of silence on the one-year anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings.

Biden at Boston bombing memorial

Biden: Boston has become 'face of America's resolve'

Speaking at a memorial service, Vice President Joe Biden said Boston has become the "face of America's resolve" in the aftermath of last year's Boston Marathon bombings.

Tsarnaev brothers at Boston Marathon

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Tsarnaev awaits jury a year after Boston bomb

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been frozen in the public mind by four images.

There's the surveillance photo that the FBI says shows him carrying a backpack among the people who thronged the finish line of last year's Boston Marathon -- a backpack that federa...

Fallon Stubbs

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3 bombings, 3 lives forever altered

As America marks the anniversary of the Boston terrorist attack, survivors of three earlier bombings describe their journeys forward --- and offer poignant words for those just one year away from the day that changed their lives.

Boston Marathon first explosion goes off

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Look back at Boston Marathon bombing

One year ago Monday, three people were killed and more than 200 injured in two explosions at the Boston Marathon. Take a look back at scenes from that day.

Boston Marathon 2013


Why I'm running the Boston Marathon again

I'm running it to make a simple statement: Acts of cowardice will not stop me from exercising my rights as an athlete and a human. I am running it for those who were injured and can't run it. I am running it for the love of running. I am running it to show my support for all Bostonians.

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Marathoner returns to Boston 1 year later

She was a 10th of a mile from finishing the 2013 Boston Marathon ...

Local woman returns to complete Boston marathon

Local woman returns to complete Boston Marathon

She was just a 10th of a mile away from finishing when the bombs exploded.

Jeff Bauman, Boston Marathon bombing survivor

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One year on, how to help Boston survivors

A year after a bomb exploded during one of Boston's most-celebrated events, the marathon will continue, but many of those whose lives were shattered by this act of violence are still struggling to put the pieces back together.

Second Boston Marathon explosion


On camera: 2nd Boston Marathon explosion heard

The sound of the second explosion that went off at the 2013 Boston Marathon and the subsequent confusion is captured on camera.

First Boston Marathon explosion

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On camera: Explosion at Boston Marathon finish line

A runner's camera captures images of the first explosion that went off near the finish line at the 2013 Boston Marathon.

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April and violence in America

Each April, Americans pause to remember several violent tragedies that have happened on U.S. soil. In light of the shootings at two Jewish facilities outside Kansas City on Sunday, look back at the other attacks that have occurred around the same time.

Tamerlan Tsarnaev, Boston Marathon bomb suspect

Tamerlan Tsarnaev filed to change his name

A few months before the Boston bombings, the suspected mastermind of the terror attack, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, wanted to change his name, a U.S. government official told CNN Wednesday.

Tsarnaev, who was shot and killed in a massive manhunt, made an inter...

Dzokhar Tsarnaev in court, 7-10-2013

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Lawyers: FBI visited bomb suspect's brother

Defense attorneys representing accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzokhar Tsarnaev said in a Friday court filing the FBI asked his older brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, to be an FBI informant and report on the Chechen and Muslim communities in Boston.

"We bas...

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev


Timeline: Boston Marathon bombings

With Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleading not guilty Wednesday in his first court appearance since being arrested, revisit a timeline of the events in the case so far.

3 charged for lying to FBI in Boston bombing probe

Wednesday three were formally charged with disposing of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's laptop and some fireworks and then denying to the FBI that they did it.

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Images of the Boston Marathon bombs

Take a look at the explosive device fragments and other crime scene images from the deadly Boston Marathon bombings.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in boat

Massachusetts State Police

WCVB Exclusive: Man who found bombing suspect in boat

A Massachusetts man who found Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding in a boat in his back yard said he is an "incidental hero," and tells his exclusvive story to WCVB in Boston.

Moment of silence around Boston blast site


By the numbers: Boston Marathon victims

A week after the Boston Marathon bombings, take a look at how many people are still recovering from the blasts and subsequent manhunt.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Why Boston bombings suspect wasn't immediately read rights

The push is on to get key information from a suspect in the Boston Marathon ...


Boston bombings suspect charged; details sealed

A court official says the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings is facing federal charges of ...

Boston bombings suspect communicating with police

Local 4's Shawn Ley is live in the newsroom with the latest on the condition of the Boston bombings suspect.

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Marathon trainees dedicate efforts to Boston victims

Hundreds of runners who met at Kensington Church in Troy Saturday morning to train for the Detroit Free Press Marathon dedicated their efforts to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings ...

Boston celebrates after bombing suspect captured 5

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Boston celebrates after suspect caught

Celebrations broke out on the streets as Boston-area residents cheered for police after the surviving suspect of the Boston Marathon bombings was taken into custody Friday evening.


Who are the Boston bombing suspects?

As the manhunt for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ends, learn more about him and his brother, Tamerlan.

House where Boston manhunt ended

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Boston bombing manhunt ends

A suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing is in custody after a day-long manhunt in the area of Watertown, Mass. A violent confrontation in the early hours of Friday morning left a second suspect dead.

Chief: Slain MIT officer was dedicated, well liked

Slain Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer Sean Collier enjoyed

FBI expert Andy Arena talks on events unfolding in Massachusetts

The suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was on the run Friday as thousands of law enforcement authorities search Massachusetts.

Travelers from Boston talk about ordeal after arriving in Detroit

Even though most of Boston is at a standstill, flights in and out of the city are ongoing.

Boston manhunt: Timeline of events

The massive manhunt for the surviving Boston marathon bombing suspect continues.

Woman in Michigan wakes up, finds text from loved one in Watertown

One woman staying in Michigan received a terrifying text message early Friday morning from her boyfriend who was close to the action in Watertown, Massachusetts.

Detroit FBI expert's take on hunt for Dzhokhar

Andy G. Arena, former Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Detroit Division, talks with Local 4 about the manhunt in Boston.

Chechnya School Siege

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The troubled history of Chechnya

A look at the troubled history of Chechnya, where the Boston Marathon bombings suspects are said to have come from.

Uncut: Shootout with Boston suspects

Video of the shootout between police and at least one Boston Marathon bombings suspect.

Suspects in Bombings


FBI: New images of Boston suspects released

The FBI has released photos and videos in hopes someone can identify two men they're calling suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings. Authorities say one suspect is dead and

Suspects in Bombings


Timeline of events: MIT fatal cop shooting, Watertown shootout

Violence terrorized Bostonians overnight, and police believe two suspects involved are the same men who allegedly planted bombs that killed three in the Boston Marathon Monday.

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Remembering the Boston Marathon bombing victims

Four days after the Boston Marathon bombings, the victims are remembered by family, friends and the rest of the world.

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