Boston Marathon Bombings

Students from Boston's Murphy School belt out God Bless America at the National Constitution Center (credit: Steve Tawa)

Students Commemorate Memorial Day Singing Karaoke At National Constitution Center

Memorial Day programming at the National Constitution Center included an opportunity for some patriotic karaoke — and a group of grade school students turned out to be “Boston Strong.”


(A large-screen monitor shows an image from the Boston Marathon bombings during a presentation by Boston police commissioner Edward Davis.   Credit: Tony Hanson)

Boston Top Cop Recalls Marathon Bombings for Police Chiefs’ Convention in Philadelphia

Commissioner Edward Davis shared his personal account of that deadly and dreadful day, during a talk at the annual convention of the International Association of Chiefs of Police


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NFL To Limit Bags Brought Into Stadiums

Bring yourself to the game. Leave the cooler and backpack at home.


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Boston Bombing Victim, Rescuer Honored Before Red Sox Game Against The Phillies

Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman and his rescuer, Carlos Arredondo, are being honored at Fenway Park.


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Okla. Tornado Is Another Tragedy Requiring Vigilance By All Parents of Young Kids

Psychologist Dr. Sue Cornbluth, a Temple University professor, say the unexpected tragedy in central Oklahoma is difficult to comprehend, even for adults.


(Mayor Nutter asks runners and spectators to leave backpacks at home during the Broad Street Run.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Mayor Nutter Outlines Additional Security Precautions For Broad Street Run

Officials say there will be an increased police and emergency personnel presence. Cameras will be scanning the crowd and course.


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NYC Mayor: Boston Suspect Said New York Was Next Target

New York City officials say the Boston Marathon bombing suspects intended to blow up their remaining explosives in Times Square.


(In Rittenhouse Square, Mayor Nutter poses with a blowup of the sticker that will be given out for the Broad Street Run.  Credit: John McDevitt)

City of Philadelphia Prepares Love Notes of Support For Boston and Its Victims

The mayor says it will show unified support for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and raise awareness of the “One Fund Boston.”


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Laynce Nix, Local Bat Maker, Looking To Raise Money For West, Texas

Phillies utility man Laynce Nix is getting special bats made to auction off and raise money for the town of West, Texas.


(Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, in US goverment identification photo.)

Area Law Expert Says Boston Bombing Suspect Is Being Handled Correctly

Former federal prosecutor Lauren Ouziel, now teaching national security law at Villanova, dismisses calls for military jurisdiction in the case.


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Delaware Valley Man Describes Surreal ‘Shelter in Place’ Experience in Boston

Rob Axelrod, of Ambler, Pa., has been going to Boston for technology conferences for the last 14 years, and is thankful he was merely inconvenienced this time.


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Boston Manhunt For Bombing Suspect Impacting Travel: Trains, Buses Halted, Planes Flying

Mass transportation to and from the Boston area is virtually shut down Friday morning, with the exception of airplanes, which continue to take off and land at Logan International Airport.


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1 of 2 Boston Bombing Suspects Dead; Intense Manhunt Continues For ‘White Hat’ Suspect

Two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing killed an MIT police officer, injured a transit officer in a firefight and threw explosive devices at police during their getaway attempt in a long night of violence that left one of them dead and another still at large Friday, authorities said as the manhunt intensified for a young man described as a dangerous terrorist.


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Authorities Warn Potential Donors To Beware of Boston Marathon-Related Scams

“The best scams out there leave people thinking they’ve done just fine,” notes Pennsylvania senior deputy attorney general Michael Foerster. He says that’s why donors should do some research first.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 24: Closer Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch during the game against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on August 24, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 4-2. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Jonathan Papelbon Doesn’t Want His Guns Taken Away

Jonathan Papelbon says that things like the Boston Marathon explosions, along with more gun regulations, make his job scarier.