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Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty Against Marathon Bomber

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty Against Marathon Bomber

| January 30, 2014

BOSTON (AP) – Federal prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) in the Boston Marathon bombing. The final decision was made by Attorney General Eric Holder and was announced Thursday. The twin blasts in April killed three people and wounded more than 260 in one of the most prominent […]

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Engagement Ring Travels the Boston Marathon

Engagement Ring Travels the Boston Marathon

| April 24, 2013

When we look back on the Boston Marathon, many of us immediately think of the tragic bombings. But there are happy stories to tell about that day. In fact, one Maine couple shared an extremely special moment just an hour before the explosions happened . News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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Boston Marathon Runner Recalls Explosions

Boston Marathon Runner Recalls Explosions

| April 16, 2013

Monday’s explosions at the Boston Marathon are still on the minds of so many. Surgeon Andres Fleury of Cary Medical Center is one of them… As he was a competitor in the race- narrowly missing the explosions that left three dead and more than 150 injured.   *Fleury is collecting donations for the Boston Children’s […]

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Boston Marathon Bombings: The Medical Response

Boston Marathon Bombings: The Medical Response

| April 16, 2013

Monday’s┬átragedy brought a huge response from the Boston medical community. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli spoke with an orthapoedic surgeon at Cary Medical Center today to find out how we can expect medical personell in Boston to react.

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Pelletier Prepares for Boston Marathon

Pelletier Prepares for Boston Marathon

| April 11, 2013

Many runners are gearing up for this weekend’s Boston Marathon. Ghislain Pelletier of Florenceville-Bristol, New Brunswick is one of those runners with ties to the area. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has more. Other runners from the area competing: Andres Fleury of Caribou, Stephanie Gagnon Brewer originally from Madawaska, Masardis native Rick Lyons, Rio Francouer […]

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