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    Police say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line had a rice cooker in his backpack and is being charged with possession of a hoax device. More>>



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    Tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing anniversary Video included

    The family of 2013 Boston Marathon bombing victim Martin Richard place their hands over their hearts as they stand with former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, right, during a tribute on the first anniversary of the bombings, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. The family of 2013 Boston Marathon bombing victim Martin Richard place their hands over their hearts as they stand with former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, right, during a tribute on the first anniversary of the bombings, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
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    The three people killed and more than 260 injured a year ago Tuesday at the Boston Marathon are remembered.
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    I-Team: Still little known about bombing suspect's widow Video included

    Katherine Russell, widow of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, stands during a hearing in district court Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Wrentham, Mass., on charges of driving with a suspended license, speeding and driving an unregistered car. Katherine Russell, widow of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, stands during a hearing in district court Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Wrentham, Mass., on charges of driving with a suspended license, speeding and driving an unregistered car.
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    A year later and the mystery still swirls around Katherine Russell, the Rhode Island widow of bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. More>>

    Cowboy hat hero at Boston Marathon remembers bombing Video included

    An emergency responder and volunteers, including Carlos Arredondo, in the cowboy hat, push Jeff Bauman in a wheelchair after he was injured in one of two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File) An emergency responder and volunteers, including Carlos Arredondo, in the cowboy hat, push Jeff Bauman in a wheelchair after he was injured in one of two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
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    A year later, the man in the cowboy hat who saved a stranger reflects on the Boston Marathon bombing. More>>

    MADD won't accept donation in social host deal Video included

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    Jayne Donegan told to  make a $5,000 contribution to MADD, and in exchange, police will drop an accusation she served alcohol to minors. Now MADD says they won't accept the donation.
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    • Slideshow: Octopus babies born at Florida marine lab

      Slideshow: Octopus babies born at Florida marine lab

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:05:00 GMT
      Mote Marine Lab, Sarasota, FloridaMote Marine Lab, Sarasota, Florida
      Baby Caribbean pygmy octopus were born at Sarasota Florida's Mote Marine Lab and it's quite a sight to see.
      Baby Caribbean pygmy octopus were born at Sarasota Florida's Mote Marine Lab and it's quite a sight to see.
    • SWA flight attendant's funny safety brief

      SWA flight attendant's funny safety brief

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:10:02 GMT
      Airlines have been known to add a little comedy to liven up the otherwise boring but important messages about in-flight safety.
      Airlines have been known to add a little comedy to liven up the otherwise boring but important messages about in-flight safety.
    • Man charged with hoax near marathon finish line

      Man charged with hoax near marathon finish line

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:19 AM EDT2014-04-16 11:19:25 GMT
      Police say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line had a rice cooker in his backpack and is being charged with possession of a hoax device.
      Police say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line had a rice cooker in his backpack and is being charged with possession of a hoax device.
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    • Slideshow: Octopus babies born at Florida marine lab

      Slideshow: Octopus babies born at Florida marine lab

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:05:00 GMT
      Mote Marine Lab, Sarasota, FloridaMote Marine Lab, Sarasota, Florida
      Baby Caribbean pygmy octopus were born at Sarasota Florida's Mote Marine Lab and it's quite a sight to see.
      Baby Caribbean pygmy octopus were born at Sarasota Florida's Mote Marine Lab and it's quite a sight to see.
    • Slideshow: Boston Marathon bombing anniversary

      Slideshow: Boston Marathon bombing anniversary

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:40:12 GMT
      People photograph a banner reading "Boston Strong" as it hangs at Rowes Wharf on the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)People photograph a banner reading "Boston Strong" as it hangs at Rowes Wharf on the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)
      A day of tributes and a moment of silence will mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.
      A day of tributes and a moment of silence will mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.
    • Slideshow: Revisiting Boston bombing sites

      Slideshow: Revisiting Boston bombing sites

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:18:57 GMT
      This combination of May 7, 2013 and April 10, 2014 photos shows Kevin Brown placing a Teddy bear at a makeshift memorial near the Boston Marathon finish line in Copley Square, and people walking through the same square at lunchtime nearly a year later.This combination of May 7, 2013 and April 10, 2014 photos shows Kevin Brown placing a Teddy bear at a makeshift memorial near the Boston Marathon finish line in Copley Square, and people walking through the same square at lunchtime nearly a year later.
      A year after three people were killed and more than 260 injured when two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the city's landscape bears few reminders of the explosions.
      A year after three people were killed and more than 260 injured when two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the city's landscape bears few reminders of the explosions.
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    • Classes resume at Pennsylvania stabbing school

      Classes resume at Pennsylvania stabbing school

      Students planned to gather in prayer and in support of one another on the football field of a Pittsburgh-area high school where classes were scheduled to resume Wednesday, a week after a mass stabbing.
      Classes have resumed at a Pittsburgh-area high school one week after authorities say a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.
    • Man charged with marathon hoax due in court

      Man charged with marathon hoax due in court

      Authorities say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker is scheduled to appear in court.
      A man who authorities say was taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings is scheduled to appear in court...
    • Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

      Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

      They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
      They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
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    • SWA flight attendant's funny safety brief

      SWA flight attendant's funny safety brief

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:10:02 GMT
      Airlines have been known to add a little comedy to liven up the otherwise boring but important messages about in-flight safety.
      Airlines have been known to add a little comedy to liven up the otherwise boring but important messages about in-flight safety.
    • Roger Williams Park Zoo opens Outback Trail exhibit

      Roger Williams Park Zoo opens Outback Trail exhibit

      Monday, April 14 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:04:55 GMT
      Visitors can discover the land down under in the zoo's Outback Trail.
      Visitors can discover the land down under in the zoo's Outback Trail.
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