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Lowell Sun
All across Tewksbury, he's on pace to inspirefor several marathon-length runs on his own in Tewksbury. Tucceri is also worki
Lowell Sun / Posted an hour ago
for several marathon-length runs on his own in Tewksbury. Tucceri is also working on getting a qualifying time to race in the Boston Marathon. He and his wife also have four little ones who are looking up to him: 8-year-old Ava, 7-year-old Ella,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AROUND TOWN: Race about more than a winthe sidelines with cramping. Undaunted, Lehman stepped in and took over, endin
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
the sidelines with cramping. Undaunted, Lehman stepped in and took over, ending Lowe and McDonough’s chance to qualify for the Boston Marathon as a duo team — an able-bodied runner helping an athlete with a disability compete. That didn’t matter... Read more
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New York Post
Everything you know about police shootings is wronga single bullet. Rarely, except in the world of fiction, does a single bullet k
New York Post / Posted 7 hours ago
a single bullet. Rarely, except in the world of fiction, does a single bullet knock someone down. Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of the Boston Marathon bombers, had been shot nine times, several of those wounds fatal, and he continued to toss bombs and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Raucous fans fuel Astros' ride to World SeriesStrong" motto is an echo of "Boston Strong," the Red Sox' rallying cry as they
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
Strong" motto is an echo of "Boston Strong," the Red Sox' rallying cry as they swept to the 2013 World Series title after the Boston Marathon bombings. Slogans don't always presage happy endings. The 2001 Yankees who captured the heart of a city... Read more
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BBC News
Why more people are running across Americamarathon in total. The only downside? "It was a principle bet," says Steve. "
BBC News / Posted 15 hours ago
marathon in total. The only downside? "It was a principle bet," says Steve. "No money at stake." In 1997, Steve was at the Boston Marathon, waiting outside a hotel for a bus that didn't turn up. By this point, he had run more than 100... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New Inner Harbor finish line a hit at 17th Baltimore Running Festivalkind of like that turn onto Boylston Street,” the Catonsville resident, 28, sai
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
kind of like that turn onto Boylston Street,” the Catonsville resident, 28, said, referring to the iconic final stretch of the Boston Marathon. “You hit that turn, and it just erupts.” In rerouting the races’ endpoint from the parking lot between... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hanson woman pleads guilty to motor vehicle manslaughterWCVB. She was sentenced in Plymouth Superior Court. Russell, a nurse at a Bost
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
WCVB. She was sentenced in Plymouth Superior Court. Russell, a nurse at a Boston hospital, was on a training run for the Boston Marathon along Winter Street, near the Hanover-Hanson line on Dec. 23, 2015, when she was struck by a 2004 Nissan... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Hanson woman pleads guilty to motor vehicle manslaughterWCVB. She was sentenced in Plymouth Superior Court. Russell, a nurse at a Bost
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
WCVB. She was sentenced in Plymouth Superior Court. Russell, a nurse at a Boston hospital, was on a training run for the Boston Marathon along Winter Street, near the Hanover-Hanson line on Dec. 23, 2015, when she was struck by a 2004 Nissan... Read more
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Boston Herald
Woman, 54, gets prison for crash killing nurseand a friend — and her life is gone,” Cruz said, adding, “There are no winners
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
and a friend — and her life is gone,” Cruz said, adding, “There are no winners today.” Russell, who was training for the Boston Marathon when she was struck, died in the hospital several days after being hit Dec. 23 on Winter Street in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Nathan Sexton documentary premieres this weekend in Chattanoogasaid. Since his diagnosis, he's run three half-marathons, two 50-kilometer rac
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
said. Since his diagnosis, he's run three half-marathons, two 50-kilometer races and two full marathons, one of which was the Boston Marathon. The University of Tennessee graduate and Knoxville native ran track in high school but had never been a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hanson woman sentenced for 2015 fatal crashdriving under the influence of drugs in 2015 when she struck and killed a Hanov
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
driving under the influence of drugs in 2015 when she struck and killed a Hanover woman who was doing a training run for the Boston Marathon, authorities said. Kathleen M. Vitello, 54, pleaded guilty to one count of motor vehicle manslaughter in... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver USA Marathon replacement in the wingsand 5K on the books for September 2018. The new event will loop around historic
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
and 5K on the books for September 2018. The new event will loop around historic sites in Vancouver and be a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. The September slot had been held by the Vancouver USA Marathon, but that group has not applied to host... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Former Boston Police Chief talks about importance of crisis plan in SiouxlandWhen the Boston Marathon bombings happened on April 15, 2013, the Boston Police
KTIV Sioux City / Posted yesterday
When the Boston Marathon bombings happened on April 15, 2013, the Boston Police Department and first responders were prepared on what to do. It was that type of training for an emergency, like a bombing, that helped save so many lives that day. "I... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Marathon runners learn they didn't run a whole marathon — and it doesn't countconflicted. Some of them ran the PNC Milwaukee Marathon on Sunday in such a go
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
conflicted. Some of them ran the PNC Milwaukee Marathon on Sunday in such a good time that they thought they qualified for the Boston Marathon, the holy grail for amateur runners. Except the marathon wasn't really a marathon, measuring about... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
After running what they thought was a marathon, turns out it wasn’t. Again.26.2-mile marathon distance, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. That
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
26.2-mile marathon distance, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. That means people who believed they qualified for the Boston Marathon – a goal for many marathon runners – are now told their times don’t count. Those running just to push... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
As drama, ‘Breathe’ is underwhelmingson, Jonathan Cavendish, the deeply personal film has the kind of sentimental,
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
son, Jonathan Cavendish, the deeply personal film has the kind of sentimental, soft-focused glow of a beloved family photo. The Boston Marathon bombing film “Stronger” and the Stephen Hawking biofilm “The Theory of Everything” were better for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boston bomb survivor hero of Newry fire as he rescues three children20 2017 A Co Down man who narrowly escaped injury in the Boston Marathon bom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
20 2017 A Co Down man who narrowly escaped injury in the Boston Marathon bombing risked his life by running into a burning house to save three... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gold Star father Arredondo urges respect for veterans, familiesthe bereaved and see to their needs. Boston’s own Carlos Arredondo, before he
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the bereaved and see to their needs. Boston’s own Carlos Arredondo, before he became famous as one of the heroes of the Boston Marathon bombings, lost his son Marine Lance Cpl. Alexander Arredondo in Iraq in 2004. He described to the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Marathoner didn’t stop running until age 69distance by following a different route home, George Butchko said. Not content
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
distance by following a different route home, George Butchko said. Not content to just run a 26.2-mile marathon like the Boston Marathon, Mr. Butchko and his brother Joe would run 50-mile races, George Butchko said. The pair in 1976 ran the... Read more
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Daily Mail
New Jersey is crowned the 39th Annual Miss Senior Americathird runner-up was Miss Senior Wyoming Sharon Parry who performed a monologue
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
third runner-up was Miss Senior Wyoming Sharon Parry who performed a monologue about her experience running in the Boston Marathon. During the touching address she spoke to the distance women have come since the first women was... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
10 things you need to know this morning in Australiatoo short. Even better, they made it too long last year. And it could have impl
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 days ago
too short. Even better, they made it too long last year. And it could have implications for runners trying to qualify for the Boston Marathon. Back inside, here are the Phoenix Suns off on a perfectly in-sync fast break: Have a great... Read more
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CBS News
FBI-undercover operative on how he infiltrated al Qaedaagent in the United States. Elnoury and the FBI tried to learn the identity the
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
agent in the United States. Elnoury and the FBI tried to learn the identity the alleged American sleeper. But shortly after the Boston Marathon bombing, Canadian officials who were part of the joint investigation wanted Esseghaier taken down. He and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gordon Hayward a calming presence in face of brutal injuryThat’s what happened when David Ortiz delivered his famous remarks — “This our
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
That’s what happened when David Ortiz delivered his famous remarks — “This our (expletive) city” — in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings. It’s what happened when Tom Brady, who was living in the Back Bay at that time, was a somber... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS follower convicted of plotting to behead blogger Pamela GellerWright. The prosecutor said Wright wanted to wage additional attacks in the US
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Wright. The prosecutor said Wright wanted to wage additional attacks in the US and inflict more damage than was caused by the Boston Marathon bombing because, in his words, 'that was not sufficient.' Wright told another person online that he was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Your guide to Runner's World Half Marathon and Festival in Bethlehemhour, nine minutes and 30 seconds. “It’s very hilly,” says Van Ackeren, “but t
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
hour, nine minutes and 30 seconds. “It’s very hilly,” says Van Ackeren, “but the hills are evenly spaced. It’s not like the Boston Marathon where you have to work out for it. It just kind of undulates throughout the race. Some courses you can... Read more
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Boston Herald
Jury to decide alleged jihadi’s fate as sides rest in terror caselife sentence hanging in the balance for David Daoud Wright. “He wanted to cau
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
life sentence hanging in the balance for David Daoud Wright. “He wanted to cause more harm to the United States than the Boston Marathon bombing,” assistant U.S. Attorney B. Stephanie Siegmann told jurors in her passionate closing summary of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Doc running New York MarathonMarathon. The race returned after a one year absence due to superstorm Sandy am
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Marathon. The race returned after a one year absence due to superstorm Sandy amid heightened security measures following the Boston Marathon bombings. Photo: AP NYC Marathon Draws Record Number of Starters Dr Farrow hopes to raise $10,000 for... Read more
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hcam.tv
First Official Boston Marathon Female Runner, Kathrine Switzer thanks HopkintonApril's Boston Marathon marked 50 years since the date Kathrine Switzer became
hcam.tv / Posted 4 days ago
April's Boston Marathon marked 50 years since the date Kathrine Switzer became the first official female runner to complete the Boston Marathon. Prior to Kathrine running the Marathon once again 50 years later, she was welcomed by town officials and... Read more
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TSN
With possible security review looming, NHL teams look at facial recognition softwarereasons we haven’t seen this adopted is because we’ve been lucky,” the executiv
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
reasons we haven’t seen this adopted is because we’ve been lucky,” the executive said. “We’ve seen attacks at concerts, at the Boston Marathon, at the Olympics, and at international soccer games. If there was an incident at a hockey game, this is... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Now: News in 90 seconds for October 18, 2017incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now wal
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now walk again. There's still a way to go, but Elijah's been chosen to carry the Queen's Baton in Canberra ahead of the Commonwealth Games. Next stop? The Boston... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Now: News in 90 seconds for October 18, 2017incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now wal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now walk again. There's still a way to go, but Elijah's been chosen to carry the Queen's Baton in Canberra ahead of the Commonwealth Games. Next stop? The Boston... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Now: News in 90 seconds for October 18, 2017incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now wal
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
incident in late 2015, but he's worked incredibly hard to talk, eat and now walk again. There's still a way to go, but Elijah's been chosen to carry the Queen's Baton in Canberra ahead of the Commonwealth Games. Next stop? The Boston... Read more
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Boston Globe
Vertex pledges $500M for charitable efforts over next 10 yearsBoston or Martin’s Park, a waterfront park near its headquarters being built in
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Boston or Martin’s Park, a waterfront park near its headquarters being built in memory of Martin Richard, who was killed in the Boston Marathon bombings. Though Vertex has made such charitable donations before, executives said the annual commitment... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington woman takes her run around the worldthe road like anyone else, but she keeps finding the tangents at just the right
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
the road like anyone else, but she keeps finding the tangents at just the right moments. “I’m desperate to go back to (the Boston Marathon),” the 63-year-old recently said. “I have quite a story.” Its latest chapter closed Sept. 24 at the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon: 4 runners make it 40 years in a rowclaim hundreds of marathons among them. But Bauman, the running store owner, is
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
claim hundreds of marathons among them. But Bauman, the running store owner, is the leader for racing streaks, having done the Boston Marathon 48 times in a row, the Frankenmuth Volksläufe race 42 times and Flint's Crim 10-miler 41 times. He's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Miscalculation leaves 7 Bridges Marathon long, 4 Bridges Half Marathon shortas far as we know, the only error he has ever made," Nevans said. Times for th
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
as far as we know, the only error he has ever made," Nevans said. Times for the full marathon, which is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon, will be adjusted. Race officials averaged runners' paces for the race down to 26.2 miles. As with most... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Race day is here! Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon this weekendfor runners" according to the website. Last year, nearly 20-percent of all the
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
for runners" according to the website. Last year, nearly 20-percent of all the Grand Rapids Marathon runners qualified for the Boston Marathon. The marathon's starting location is at the YMCA of Great Grand Rapids on Lake Michigan Drive. Runners... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
These 4 runners are running their 40th Detroit marathon todayBauman, 67, of Flushing, is the group's leader for racing streaks. In addition
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Bauman, 67, of Flushing, is the group's leader for racing streaks. In addition to his Detroit accolades, he has run the Boston marathon 48 times in a row, the Frankenmuth Volksläufe race 42 times (it is now a 20K), and Flint's Crim 10-mile a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
2017 Detroit marathon has begun!it ideal for those hoping to set PRs (personal records) and to notch fast enoug
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
it ideal for those hoping to set PRs (personal records) and to notch fast enough times to qualify for other events such as the Boston Marathon, said Ed Kozloff, founding race director of the Detroit marathon. It includes the world’s only... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Why I Run: Eversource Hartford Marathon Has Countless Inspirational Storiescountless runners and disabled athletes; there is a statue of the pair in Hopki
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 days ago
countless runners and disabled athletes; there is a statue of the pair in Hopkinton, Mass. in honor of their running the Boston Marathon over 30 times. Williams was inspired to run a marathon. The Hyannis Marathon was in three weeks. He... Read more
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Reuters
Tourniquets, once out of favor, helped save lives in Vegas shootingsvictims at risk of bleeding to death in minutes with a shooter still active. I
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
victims at risk of bleeding to death in minutes with a shooter still active. In 2013, when makeshift bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon and wounded more than 200 people, the success of improvised tourniquets reinforced the growing... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Groveton man on quest to run 200,000 milesyears since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competiti
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
years since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competitive races including the Houston Marathon and the Boston Marathon. Over the years he has also been able to test new running shoes and equipment that are not available to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Groveton man on quest to run 200,000 milesyears since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competiti
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
years since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competitive races including the Houston Marathon and the Boston Marathon. Over the years he has also been able to test new running shoes and equipment that are not available to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Groveton man on quest to run 200,000 milesyears since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competiti
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 9 days ago
years since Dial began running and in that time he has ran in several competitive races including the Houston Marathon and the Boston Marathon. Over the years he has also been able to test new running shoes and equipment that are not available to... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Muslims are unfairly connected to terrorism – The Johns Hopkins Newswas Muslim. The San Bernardino, Calif. shooting in 2015 was labeled as a terro
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 9 days ago
was Muslim. The San Bernardino, Calif. shooting in 2015 was labeled as a terrorist attack. The attacker was Muslim. The Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 was labeled as a terrorist attack. The attacker was Muslim. See the pattern? Terrorism... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
A small town in Texas, a huge explosion, an unsolved mystery - and the long road backmuch attention to. On April 15, a small but vicious pair of pressure-cooker bo
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
much attention to. On April 15, a small but vicious pair of pressure-cooker bombs ripped through the finish-line crowd at the Boston Marathon, killing three and injuring 264. There were obvious villains and emerging heroes, and the subsequent... Read more
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Hartford Courant
One Last Race Together: Mass. Man Pushing Wheelchair At Hartford Half-Marathon To Honor Running Partner Who Diedcountless runners and disabled athletes; there is a statue of the pair in Hopki
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
countless runners and disabled athletes; there is a statue of the pair in Hopkinton, Mass. in honor of their running the Boston Marathon over 30 times. B.J. Williams, 33, of Leicester, Mass., a member of Team Hoyt New England, plans to run... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Despite losing home in fire, Raiders legend Cliff Branch helps Las Vegas victimsthose affected by the 1 October shooting. Attorney Kenneth R. Feinberg, known
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
those affected by the 1 October shooting. Attorney Kenneth R. Feinberg, known for his role in helping victims of the Pulse Night Club shooting and the Boston Marathon bombing, will lead the effort to distribute money from the Las Vegas Victims' Fu... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
‘Stronger’ a striking drama about humanity in a post-Boston bombing world“Stronger” hones its focus on Jeff Bauman (Jake Gyllenhaal), as he confronts li
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 10 days ago
“Stronger” hones its focus on Jeff Bauman (Jake Gyllenhaal), as he confronts life following the terrorist bombings of the Boston Marathon, which resulted in the amputation of his legs above the knee. Aside from the weight it carries in... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Despite losing home in fire, Raiders legend Cliff Branch helps Las Vegas victimsthose affected by the 1 October shooting. Attorney Kenneth R. Feinberg, known
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
those affected by the 1 October shooting. Attorney Kenneth R. Feinberg, known for his role in helping victims of the Pulse Night Club shooting and the Boston Marathon bombing, will lead the effort to distribute money from the Las Vegas Victims' Fu... Read more
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