latest boston marathon news
# boston-marathon - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Nov 6 3:00 PM
The Boston Police Department and MVP David Ortiz join together after the World Series win that lifted a city.
# boston-marathon - Monday 4 November, 2013
Nov 4 12:39 PM
The 22-year-old has received rape and death threats online
# boston-marathon - Friday 19 July, 2013
Jul 19 8:43 AM
The photos show the teenager emerge from his hiding place, bloodied and with a sniper’s target on his forehead.
# boston-marathon - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
Jul 17 9:52 PM
The cover has been criticised online for ‘making a celebrity’ out of the bombing suspect.
# boston-marathon - Monday 20 May, 2013
May 20 6:30 AM
On the third day of a trip to Boston, the Taoiseach will also attend a trade breakfast promoting Ireland as an investment location.
May 1 4:49 PM
The Boston Police Department assured the public there was no threat or risk to its safety.
# boston-marathon - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
Apr 24 8:45 AM
The home of another Mississippi man is now been investigated.
# boston-marathon - Monday 22 April, 2013
Apr 22 6:38 PM
His first hearing in US federal court has been scheduled for Thursday, 30 May.
Apr 22 7:52 AM
ABC and NBC say Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose throat is severely injured, is writing his responses to questions from investigators.
Apr 21 10:48 AM
Keith Luxon is running in his 72nd long-distance event today.
Apr 21 8:15 AM
Boston native, Larry Donnelly reflects on the the horrific events that happened at the Boston Marathon this week, saying he’s been heartened by the expressions of solidarity from countless Irish people who have such a special affinity with the most Irish city in the US.
# boston-marathon - Saturday 20 April, 2013
Apr 20 7:00 PM
Jenny Conlon says it’s difficult to understand why an event of achievement like the Boston Marathon would be targeted in such a way. Training for a marathon is one of the most challenging things you can do and it makes you realise that life is for living, she writes.
Apr 20 4:27 PM
Petr Gandalovič issued the statement following the Boston Marathon bombings, saying that he was “concerned to note in the social media a most unfortunate misunderstanding”.
Apr 20 11:58 AM
Dzokhar Tsarnev’s arrest prompted celebrations at Citi Field last night.
Apr 20 3:39 AM
The US president reacted to the dramatic apprehending of the second suspect in the Boston bombings and the explosion at a Texas fertiliser plant at a press conference in the White House earlier.
Apr 20 3:19 AM
At a hastily arranged press conference, visibly delighted police paid tribute to the work of their colleagues and gave more details about a dramatic showdown in Watertown.
Apr 20 2:00 AM
Police operation in the Boston suburb of Watertown leads to the capture of second suspect in the marathon bombings.
Apr 20 12:30 AM
Watch live coverage from the local ABC affiliate, WCVB, as it covers the manhunt for the ‘white hat’ bombing suspect.
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Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
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