Marathon Bombings: One Year Later - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England


    Heather Abbott, of Newport, returns to the Forum restaurant in Boston, Monday, April 21, 2014, a year after the bombings that injured her. Heather Abbott, of Newport, returns to the Forum restaurant in Boston, Monday, April 21, 2014, a year after the bombings that injured her.

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    Newport's Heather Abbott comes full circle a year after losing a leg in the Boston Marathon bombings.
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    Fear fails to keep people away from site of second bomb Video included

    The Forum bar and restaurant The Forum bar and restaurant
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    The Forum welcomes back Boston Marathon spectators a year after a bomb went off outside the door.
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    Heartbreak Hill symbolic for RI family Video included

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    The mile 19 marker of the Boston Marathon holds a special place for a Cranston family. More>>

    Thousands run first Boston Marathon since bombings Video included

    Meb Keflezighi crosses the finish line as men's winner of Boston Marathon, Monday, April 21, 2014. Meb Keflezighi crosses the finish line as men's winner of Boston Marathon, Monday, April 21, 2014.
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    More than 32,000 people run in the Boston Marathon in a powerful show of defiance a year after the deadly bombing. More>>

    Red Sox fans enjoy Marathon Monday

    Fans were excited to attend the Red Sox traditional Patriots Day game, and catch the action of the Boston Marathon. NBC 10's Frank Carpano reports.
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    Marathon survivor throws out 1st pitch at Sox game

    Boston Marathon bombing survivor Marc Fucarile hugs former Red Sox player Kevin Millar after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park in Boston Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) Boston Marathon bombing survivor Marc Fucarile hugs former Red Sox player Kevin Millar after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park in Boston Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
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    Boston Marathon survivor Marc Fucarile threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Red Sox traditional Patriots Day game. More>>

    Bristol woman to run Boston Marathon for Samaritans Video included

    Lauren's brother Derek took his own life 2 years ago. Lauren's brother Derek took his own life 2 years ago.
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    A Bristol native has a very personal reason for running in the Boston Marathon Monday. More>>

    Slideshow: Boston Marathon

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    Security is in place and runners have been filtering in to the start line area in Hopkinton for today's 118th edition of the Boston Marathon, the first since last year's tragic bombings. More>>

    Boston Marathon by the numbers

    This year's race will be the largest in its race history. This year's race will be the largest in its race history.
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    This year’s Boston Marathon will be the largest ever and here are some facts you may find interesting. More>>

    Boston prepares for huge wave of marathon visitors

    Boston Police officer John Quinn walks with, Miller, his bomb detection canine, over the finish line while sweeping the area in preparation for the Boston Marathon, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Boston Police officer John Quinn walks with, Miller, his bomb detection canine, over the finish line while sweeping the area in preparation for the Boston Marathon, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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    The 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area. More>>

    Red Sox pay tribute to marathon bombing victims

    Boston Red Sox players stand during the national anthem during ceremonies marking the one-year anniversary of teh Boston Marathon bombings before a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Boston Red Sox players stand during the national anthem during ceremonies marking the one-year anniversary of teh Boston Marathon bombings before a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Sunday, April 20, 2014.
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    The Boston Red Sox paid tribute to those who were affected by the bombing with a special ceremony before Sunday’s game. More>>

    Man charged with marathon hoax held on high bail Video included

    Kevin "Kayvon" Edson appears in Boston Municipal Court on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, on charges related to leaving a backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line. Kevin "Kayvon" Edson appears in Boston Municipal Court on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, on charges related to leaving a backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line.
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    Kevin "Kayvon" Edson is sent to Bridgewater State Hospital and ordered held on $100,000 bail.
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    UMass Dartmouth holds vigil for marathon bombing victims, survivors

    A vigil for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings is held at the University of Dartmouth bell tower, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. A vigil for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings is held at the University of Dartmouth bell tower, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
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    A moment of silence is observed during a vigil at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth bell tower. More>>

    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>>

    Bells ring at UMass Dartmouth to mark Boston bombings Video included

    The bell tower on the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus. The bell tower on the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus.
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    The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, where one of the marathon bombing suspects attended school, observes the first anniversary of the attack.
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    Runners, spectators should expect tight security at Boston Marathon Video included

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     There will be a number of new security measures in place for this year's Boston Marathon -- for runners and spectators. More>>

    Marathon survivor who lost leg ready to move on Video included

    Heather Abbott Heather Abbott
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    Heather Abbott says she hopes this year's Boston Marathon will bring closure and a new memory of the event. 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>>

    Wife of bomb suspect got triple-slaying subpoena

    Katherine Russell Tsarnaev Katherine Russell Tsarnaev
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    A federal grand jury reportedly asked Katherine Russell for items that belonged to one of the victims in a triple-killing in a Boston suburb. More>>

    Obama observes silent moment for Boston bombing

    President Barack Obama President Barack Obama
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    President Barack Obama is lauding the courage and leadership of Bostonians on the first anniversary of the marathon bombing that killed three people. More>>

    Slideshow: Revisiting Boston bombing sites

    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.
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    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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    RI runner returns to Boston Marathon

    Barrington runner Ted Fischer will among the 30,000 runners participating in this year's Boston Marathon. He finished last year's race eight minutes after the first explosion. NBC 10's Joe Kayata reports.
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    Boston bombing survivor stands tall year later Video included

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    Marathon bombing survivor John Odom, of California, returns to Boston to thank the doctors at Boston Medical Center who saved his life
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    Boston Marathon bombings: Timeline of events

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

    Questions linger year after Boston Marathon bombs

    Dzhokar Tsarnaev Dzhokar Tsarnaev
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    A year after the Boston Marathon bombings, prosecutors say they have a trove of evidence to use against suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. More>>

    UMass-Dartmouth plans vigil to mark Boston bombing anniversary

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    The vigil will include speeches, a ringing of the bells, and a moment of silence.
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    Sports Illustrated shoots Boston Strong cover

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    A large crowd of people lined the streets of Boston on Saturday morning to take part in a photo shoot for Sports Illustrated. More>>

    UMass-Dartmouth students to run for Boston Marathon bombing victim Video included

    Eric Karstunen and Renee Laurencelle will be running in the Boston Marathon this year. Eric Karstunen and Renee Laurencelle will be running in the Boston Marathon this year.
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    Cross-country runners Renee Laurencelle and Eric Karstunen will be back in Boston for the 2014 Boston Marathon. More>>

    Heather Abbott to appear in new television series

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     A Newport woman who lost her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombings is set to appear in a new television series. More>>

    Heather Abbott reads to Cumberland students

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    Boston Marathon bombing victim and Rhode Island native Heather Abbott reads to a group of students at Garvin Memorial School in Cumberland. More>>

    Trooper who helped Boston Marathon victims will run again Video included

    Roupen Bastajian will be joined by 10 fellow troopers in the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. Roupen Bastajian will be joined by 10 fellow troopers in the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014.
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    The Rhode Island state trooper who helped those who were injured at last year's Boston Marathon bombings is planning to run again this year. More>>

    Bombing victim, Heather Abbott, will return to Boston race

    Heather Abbott was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing last year. Heather Abbott was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing last year.
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    A Rhode Island woman who lost her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombings plans to return to see the race this year. More>>

    Surgeon who operated on bombing victims inspires students Video included

    Dr. David King Dr. David King
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    Students at Mount St. Charles hear a riveting story from an alumnus who helped save victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. More>>

    App lets you run Boston Marathon at home

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    A new app will give runners the ability to virtually race in this year's Boston Marathon. More>>

    More than 3,500 police planned for Boston Marathon Video included

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    Spectators attending this year's Boston Marathon with backpacks, coolers and other large items will have them subject to search. More>>

    Boston Marathon bans bags as part of security Video included

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    This year's Boston Marathon will have a "no bags" policy as part of stepped-up security following last year's deadly bombing. More>>

    • Slideshows: Marathon bombingsMore>>

    • Slideshow: Boston Marathon

      Slideshow: Boston Marathon

      Monday, April 21 2014 8:58 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:58:43 GMT
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      Security is in place and runners have been filtering in to the start line area in Hopkinton for today's 118th edition of the Boston Marathon, the first since last year's tragic bombings.
      Security is in place and runners have been filtering in to the start line area in Hopkinton for today's 118th edition of the Boston Marathon, the first since last year's tragic bombings.
    • 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.
    • Interactive: A Look Back

    • Two shrapnel-packed pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, killing three people and injuring more than 260. Two brothers, ethnic Chechens who had lived in the U.S. for a decade, are believed to be responsible. One brother is dead; the other faces the death penalty.

      Click the image to view the interactive.

    • Interactive: Survivors

    • In the year since two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the wounds sustained in a moment have at least begun to heal and a city shaken by an unthinkable act of terrorism has returned to its usual rhythms - sadder, but stronger as well.

      Click the image to view the interactive.

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