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Gerry Smith

Security Firms Stand To Profit In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 04.16.2013 | Business

Less than a day after two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, Paul Stapleton's business had already doubled. Stapleton is ...

Ryan Grim

Top Republican On Bombing: 'There's A Lot Of Questions I Have'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) said Tuesday that he has "a lot of questions" about the way that the Department of Justice has allocated its s...

These Heroes Showed Compassion In Aftermath Of Boston Explosions

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.16.2013 | Good News

As the investigation of the Boston explosions continues, grim details have continued to emerge -- but so have stories of heroism and compassion, from ...

David Wood

For Combat Veterans, Boston Bomb Blasts Bring War Home

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

On his first combat mission in Afghanistan's bloody Wardak Province, Thom Kenney was blown up by an improvised explosive device. The vehicle in which ...

Boston University Student In Coma Following Boston Explosions

Posted 04.16.2013 | College

A Chinese graduate student attending Boston University is in a coma Tuesday after suffering serious injuries related to Monday’s explosions at the B...

Shahien Nasiripour

Boston's Largest Mosque: 'We're Bostonians -- We Mourn With The City'

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 04.16.2013 | Religion

BOSTON -- Security officials at Boston's largest mosque requested police to guard its campus in the wake of Monday's deadly explosions at the Boston M...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

'It's One Thing To Hear About It, But It's Another Thing To Run From It'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

For Dana Evernden, 23, Monday's Boston Marathon was supposed to be a chance to take a long lunch break with coworkers and cheer on a few friends. ...

GOP Rep. Implies Boston Bomber Was Immigrant

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

The Boston Marathon bombings show that immigration reform could endanger the public, Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said Tuesday, speculating that the attac...

Michael McAuliff

Mitch McConnell Invokes 9/11 After Boston Bombings

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers in Congress focused on the attack in Boston Tuesday, with many calling it terrorism and some invoking the tragedies of 9/11. ...

Joy Resmovits

Boston Public Schools Superintendent's Advice For Parents

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 04.16.2013 | Parents

In light of the Boston marathon explosion Monday, Carol Johnson, superintendent of Boston Public Schools, sent a memo to school families and staffers ...

Boston HERO

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.16.2013 | Latino Voices

Carlos Arredondo, a 52-year-old Costa Rican immigrant, is being hailed as a hero for rushing headfirst into the chaos of the Boston explosions to help...

LOOK: 'NY ❤ Boston' Projections In Brooklyn

Posted 04.16.2013 | New York

Messages of love were projected across the Brooklyn Academy of Music building in Fort Greene last night in support of the victims of the Boston Marath...

LOOK: World Leaders React To Boston Bombings

Posted 04.16.2013 | World

As the news of Monday's horrifying bombings in Boston slowly sinks in, leaders around the world expressed their support for the victims and their fami...

Jason Linkins

Westboro Threatens To Picket Funerals Of Boston Explosion Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

In what has regrettably become an all-too familiar occurrence in America, the virulently mephitic members of the Westboro Baptist Church have announce...

Photo Of A Mystery Man On Roof During Boston Bombings Goes Viral

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.16.2013 | Technology

A photo of an unidentified person standing on the rooftop of a Boston building during the Boston Marathon bombings sparked curiosity on Twitter on Mon...

Frank On Marathon: 'No Tax Cut Would Have Helped Us Deal With This'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) said Tuesday that the response to the Boston Marathon bombings made the case for a robust government. "In this t...

'I Have A Bad Feeling'

Carrie Jones | Posted 06.16.2013 | Women
Carrie Jones

"They are so hurt. They hurt them. They are so hurt," one girl kept repeating.

WATCH: Hannity Makes Boston Marathon Bombing Clips Into Movie Trailer

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 04.16.2013 | Media

After explosions went off by the Boston Marathon finish line on Monday, the horrific tragedy dominated news coverage for the rest of the day. Like ...

Boston Reporters Share Chilling Accounts

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.16.2013 | Media

Reporters from the Boston media shared chilling stories about their experiences during the bombings of the city's marathon with other journalists on M...

Could It Be I Love Boston So Much?

Setareh Sabety | Posted 06.16.2013 | Impact
Setareh Sabety

Boston is not a single event nor even a place; Boston is this goodness, this fairness that has traveled far, fleeing tyranny and arrogance both, to come to these shores and breathe free -- you can't bomb it!

The Good Outnumber You And We Always Will

Patton Oswalt | Posted 06.15.2013 | Comedy
Patton Oswalt

The vast majority stands against that darkness and, like white blood cells attacking a virus, they dilute and weaken and eventually wash away the evildoers and, more importantly, the damage they wreak.

Bianca Bosker

6 Seconds Of Horror, On Repeat

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 04.16.2013 | Technology

Within 55 minutes of being posted, Doug Lorman’s video of the Boston marathon explosion, recorded from a television news report and shared to Twitte...

231 Mexican Athletes Experience Boston Marathon Explosions

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.15.2013 | Latino Voices

Officially 231 Mexican athletes were registered to compete in the Boston Marathon on Monday. The event was cut short due to various explosions close t...

JFK Library Explosion Investigated

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

A fire, and possible explosion, reported at the John F. Kennedy Library in Dorchester, Mass., is being investigated for a potential connection to the ...

WATCH: Boston Marathon Explosion Captured On Video

Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

Explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday resulted in a loss of life and left dozens injured. NBC reported that a small homemade bomb was the pr...