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Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

Tsarnaev To Face About 20 Bombing Victims

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2015 | Crime

By Tim McLaughlin BOSTON, May 19 (Reuters) - Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will face about 20 of his victims at a hearing n...

Family Wants Officer Recognized As Boston Marathon Bombers' 5th Victim

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.13.2015 | Crime

BOSTON -- It seems everyone in Boston knows the names of Martin Richard, Krystle Campbell, Lingzi Lu and Sean Collier. The four people form the city's...

Boston Bombing Heroes From Viral Photo Speak Out One Year Later

AP | CHARLES KRUPA and MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 04.14.2014 | Impact

An EMT. A volunteer. A spectator in a cowboy hat. Moments after bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, these three helped rescue a man whose legs wer...

A Look Back At The National Tragedy

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Crime

A timeline of events related to the Boston Marathon bombing, which killed three people and injured 260 others on April 15, 2013. The suspects are Tame...

Coast-To-Coast Relay Race Aims To Raise $1 Million For Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

AP | RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

BOSTON (AP) — Hundreds of runners are gearing up for a four-week, coast-to-coast relay race to honor three people killed in the Boston Marathon bomb...

PHOTOS: Boston Marathon Victim Wears High Heels Again Thanks To New Prosthetic

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 11.08.2013 | Good News

WARWICK, R.I. -- WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Heather Abbott rarely wore flats before she became one of the many people to lose a leg in the Boston Marathon...

Boston Bombing Victims Are Learning To Run Again And Inspiring Us All

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 10.07.2013 | Good News

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Celeste Corcoran, in her yellow "Boston Strong" hat, navigated her way across the artificial turf on her...

You'll Be Inspired By How Wounded Vets And Boston Marathon Amputees Are Helping Each Other

AP | MARK PRATT and BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 11.12.2013 | Good News

BOSTON — Wounded veterans from across the U.S. and survivors who lost limbs in the Boston Marathon bombing drew inspiration from one another Thu...

WATCH: Boston Bombing Victim Says He's Like Wolverine

Posted 07.12.2013 | Good News

Jeff Bauman is a quick healer. "They were calling me 'Wolverine,'" the Boston Marathon bombing victim told the Today Show Thursday morning. "It's ...

April 15, 2013 and Beyond

David Willey | Posted 08.18.2013 | Media
David Willey

Boston is an intensely personal story for us, too. There were more than a dozen Runner's World and Running Times staffers and freelancers near the finish line when the bombs went off. Four editors were running the race.

Boston Bombing Victim Reunited With Mystery Woman Who Saved Her Life

The Baltimore Sun | YVONNE WENGER | Posted 08.06.2013 | DC

When Boston Marathon bombing victim Erika Brannock arrived home to Baltimore this week, the first item on her wish list was finding the stranger who s...

Boston Stronger -- Empathy in Action

Helen Riess, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2013 | Science
Helen Riess, M.D.

The human brain is hard-wired for empathy; in situations like this, we understand why. Helping those who suffer diminishes both their pain, and ours, preserving our fellow humans, ourselves and our species.

Good News For Many Boston Bombing Victims

AP | Posted 04.29.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Boston hospitals say the number of patients being treated for injuries sustained in the marathon bombing continues to drop, nearly two weeks...

Lu Lingzi: A Tribute

Corinne Dillon | Posted 06.26.2013 | Women
Corinne Dillon

While I did not know Lingzi personally, she is from China's northernmost region, famous for the warmth, strength and trademark sense of humor of its people.

Boston Marathon Victim Vows To Dance Again

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 04.25.2013 | Good News

BOSTON -- Mornings are the hardest for Adrianne Haslet because the 32-year-old professional ballroom dancer forgets at first that her left foot is gon...

Doctors Say Almost All Boston Bomb Patients Likely To Live, Doctors Say

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 04.22.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Remarkably, all of the more than 180 people injured in the Boston Marathon blasts one week ago who made it to a hospital alive now seem like...

Jason Cherkis

'She Was My Special Little One'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Krystle Campbell, 29, was the second person killed in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing to be identified. Campbell had gone to Copley Squ...

UPDATE: Boston University Student Dies Following Marathon Explosions

Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

A graduate student attending Boston University died on Tuesday after suffering serious injuries related to Monday’s explosions at the Boston Maratho...

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...