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Boston Marathon Explosion 2013

Boston Marathon Winner Honors Bombing Victims

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 05.26.2013 | Black Voices

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- The winner of the men's race at the Boston Marathon says he is returning his winner's medal to honor the city and those kille...

WATCH: Bostonian Confronts Conspiracy Theorist

Posted 05.03.2013 | Media

What do you do when you encounter a man who's been interrupting press conferences about the Boston Marathon bombings with questions about conspiracy t...

Bombing Suspects' Mom: I'm No Terrorist, Just Deeply Spiritual


BOSTON — In photos of her as a younger woman, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva wears a low-cut blouse and has her hair teased like a 1980s rock star. After sh...

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Transferred To Prison

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2013 | Crime

BOSTON, April 26 - Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been moved to a prison at Fort Devens, Mass., from the hospital where he had ...

Bombing Suspect's Name Listed On Classified Gov't Watch List

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 06.23.2013 | Crime

WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) - The name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was listed on the U.S. government's hig...

Boston Travel Updates

AP | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 06.19.2013 | Travel

NEW YORK — Mass transportation to and from the Boston area was virtually shut down Friday while police engaged in massive manhunt before capturi...

After Boston

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 06.17.2013 | Crime
Mark Rubinstein

Part of what terrorists try to do (aside from making political statements) is terrorize us. They attempt to make us feel unmitigated fear in living our daily lives. They want to constrict and diminish our lifestyles, and thereby lessen us. We cannot allow that to happen.

Matt Damon Shares Boston Marathon Memories Pre-Attack

Posted 04.17.2013 | Celebrity

Matt Damon has always been honest about his love for his hometown of Boston. Whether it's through film or through his words about his beloved Red Sox,...

Grad Student Identified As Third Fatality In Marathon Bombings

Posted 04.17.2013 | Crime

Lu Lingzi, a Chinese graduate student at Boston University, is reportedly the third fatality in Monday's Boston Marathon bombings. According to The...

Your Photos Of The Boston Marathon Explosions And Aftermath

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

In the wake of Monday's explosions at the Boston Marathon that left three people dead and more than 170 wounded, HuffPost readers in the Boston area h...

Running and Writing, Post-Boston

Debra Pickett | Posted 06.16.2013 | Chicago
Debra Pickett

As people, we do things sometimes that are not, strictly speaking, necessary. We do things. We rise to challenges. Though we are not all capable of the heroism of our first responders, we can all find something great within ourselves.

Marathon Monday: Happy Memories of Patriot's Day

Leila Sales | Posted 06.16.2013 | Good News
Leila Sales

I remember hearing explosions the night before my eighth birthday -- not the kind of explosions that happened this week, but the other kind; the good kind. I crawled out of my sleeping bag and went to look out the window, and I saw a sky filled with fireworks.

2013 Boston Marathon Explosion Terror Attack

Michael Warbux | Posted 06.16.2013 | World
Michael Warbux

In times like this, it's amazing to see the first responders, the police, the paramedics, the runners and complete strangers helping. Faith in humanity restored.

Report: Boston Bombs Were In Pressure Cookers, Hidden In Black Duffel Bags

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 06.16.2013 | Crime

WASHINGTON — In kitchens, they prepare food faster, but pressure cookers by their very nature help make good bombs, amplifying the blast and the...

That Damned Medal

Rafa Vega | Posted 06.16.2013 | Sports
Rafa Vega

At that moment my quadriceps were burning from their exertions and I was lamenting that today wasn't going to be my day -- I wasn't going to meet the time I'd set for myself. My thoughts were interrupted by a dry, metallic sound. Immediately afterwards, another one. Chaos followed.

The Boston Marathon Tragedy: One Mom's Chain of Events

Rachel Blaufeld | Posted 06.16.2013 | Parents
Rachel Blaufeld

My 12-year-old son was the first to inform me of the tragedy at the Boston Marathon. He received an auto-update from SportsCenter.

Celebs Show Their Support For Boston

Posted 04.23.2013 | Black Voices

As the investigation continues in the search for suspects responsible for the Boston Marathon attacks, millions of people are praying and showing thei...

Jason Linkins

Boston Bombing Headlines: Marathon Tragedy Felt Across Nation | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.16.2013 | Media

Across the country this morning, we're waking up to headlines from Bangor, Maine, to Honolulu, Hawaii, expressing our sense of loss, sadness and anger...

8-Year-Old Boy Dies In Boston Marathon Blasts

Posted 04.17.2013 | Crime

Martin Richard was standing near the finish line to cheer on family friends running the Boston Marathon on Monday, when an explosion took his life. ...

Authorities Search Apartment In Connection With Blasts

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and inju...

At Least 3 Dead, 140 Injured In Boston Marathon Bombing

AP | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

The deadly bombing at the Boston Marathon Monday has left at least three people dead -- including an 8-year-old boy -- and more than 140 others wounde...

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...

LOOK: How The Tragic Events In Boston Unfolded

Posted 04.14.2014 | Crime

The 2013 Boston Marathon came to a tragic end just before 3 p.m. on Monday, April 15, when twin explosions rocked the finish line causing multiple cas...

Boston Marathon Bombing (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 04.23.2013 | Crime

Just before 3:00 p.m on Monday, two explosions occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The devastating blasts injured more than 200 ...

Boston Marathon Explosion Footage (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

See GRAPHIC video footage of the Boston Marathon explosion above and below. The booming explosion from one of the explosions can be heard in the ...