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Boston Marathon Explosions

patrick downes and jessica kensky outsideMore than $1 million raised online for Boston victims
Through websites like and, people from around the world are donating money to support victims.
richard walley boston bombingBrothers find injured Boston parents through Facebook, Reddit
Fearing the worst, Richard Whalley went to Facebook for help finding his parents.
BostonBombBoston Marathon runners organize online to finish race
Boston runners won't let Monday's events stop them from finishing their marathon.
pressure cooker bombWhat the pressure cooker bombs tell us about the bombers in Boston
"It's not so much about what the bombs tell us about the bombers in Boston," Adam Clark Estes reports. "Rather, it's what they don't tell us."
dumbidiotAlex Jones claims "Family Guy" predicted Boston Marathon explosions
The conspiracy theorist cited an episode that aired less than a month ago. 
oswaltPatton Oswalt offers inspiring insight to Boston Marathon tragedy
But in the wake of the tragic explosions at the Boston Marathon earlier today, the comedian put his verbal skills to use on his Facebook account.
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