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Boston: bomb drills reported at Marathon finish line 2 hours before event


According to a tweet sent out by the Boston Globe, on 15 April 2013 at 12:53, officials announced an explosion opposite the library (at the Boston marathon finish line) as part of bomb squad training activities.

The attack occurred at 2:49 p.m., on the same site.

Gaia Edwards

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