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Boston Marathon Reactions

Putin: Boston Marathon Bombings A 'Disgusting' Crime

AP | Posted 04.18.2013 | World

MOSCOW -- Russia's President Vladimir Putin has called the Boston Marathon explosions a "disgusting" crime. Putin has offered assistance in investiga...

Which Way Do We Run From Fear?

William J. vanden Heuvel | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
William J. vanden Heuvel

The athletes and spectators running into the chaos serve as a reminder that we are, all of us, in the humanity business together. Their brave trajectory tells us, to paraphrase Philip Larkin's poem, that what survives of us is love.

Innocence Lost in Boston

James Mejia | Posted 06.16.2013 | Politics
James Mejia

Our country's citizens have already given up greeting airline passengers at the gate in the name of safety, endured long lines entering football stadiums for thorough body searches, and tolerate metal detectors in government buildings to ensure safety.

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.

'The Only Thing That Helped A Little Was To Go For A Run:' Marathoners Respond To Boston

Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living

As everyone took to Twitter and other forms of social media to express their reactions to the explosions that rocked the Boston Marathon yesterday, th...

Boston's Professional Athletes Respond To Explosions At Marathon

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.16.2013 | Sports

Professional athletes with Boston area sports teams were among the many sharing their reactions to the explosions at the Boston Marathon on social med...