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3 hrs ago | CBS Local

Twin Cities Marathon Reaches Capacity

Event organizers Twin Cities in Motion say 12,200 participants have already enrolled for the race, which will take place Oct. 5. There are additional spots open to the first 175 people who take part in the Fundraiser Entry Program, by making a $100 tax-deductible donation on top of the $130 registration fee.

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7 hrs ago | HR Magazine

Marathon Victim Has New Outlook on Disabilities

More than a year after she lost part of her left leg during the Boston Marathon bombings, Heather Abbott now promotes fair employment practices for people with disabilities in her job as HR compliance manager for Raytheon Inc. "Never in a million years did I think I would become a person with a major physical disability at the age of 38," Abbott ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | York Press

Team effort to tackle marathon course

Howard Foster and David Gill, from Northern Gas Networks, with Jonathan Spooner, Helen Copeland, Sarah Woods, Tristan Ramsey and Ben Wright, of Charterhouse Recruitment When Helen Copeland woke up dazed and confused on the ledge of a mountain with two broken legs, the last thing she could have done was run a marathon weeks later.

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15 hrs ago | WHDH

Location to help marathon bombing victims opens in August

Victims of the Boston Marathon bombing will have a new resource. According to the Boston Globe, the Massachusetts Resilience Center will open at Boston Medical Center in August.

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19 hrs ago | Boston.com

Marathon bombing victims will get centralized help

Victims of the Boston Marathon bombings will be able to find mental health, behavioral, and psychological services inside a centralized location expected to open by August at Boston Medical Center, state and federal officials announced today.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Park Record

New half-marathon course to make debut

For those familiar with the course layout for the Park City Half Marathon, the out-and-back format has seemingly run its course.

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

US workers encountered man left in cell for days

A group of San Francisco Bay Area cities, counties and water agencies has joined forces for what is being billed as one of the largest single government purchases of all-electric vehicles in the country.

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WTVF Nashville

Ex-roommate: Tsarnaev seemed normal after bombings

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former college roommate testified Tuesday during the trial of a Tsarnaev friend accused of... Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former ... (more)

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WXOW-TV La Crosse

Ex-roommate: Tsarnaev seemed normal after bombings

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former college roommate testified Tuesday during the trial of a Tsarnaev friend accused of obstructing the investigation.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Yakima Valley Pippins Top Victoria 6-5 in 14-inning Marathon

The Yakima Valley Pippins played the longest game of their young history Monday night at County Stadium, prevailing 6-5 in 14 innings over the Victoria HarbourCats.

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Seward City News

2014 Mount Marathon Race in Pictures

Runners ascend and descent the 3,022 foot Mount Marathon during the annual 4th of July Race, 2014.

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Penarth Times

Marathon effort from Penarth runners

Each member of the club tackled a mile around the Cardiff International Sports Stadium track as they bid to complete the full 26.2mile marathon distance.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

Date set for Marion Marathon

The event is a Boston Marathon qualifier. Proceeds go to support the local Rotary Club and their Shoes for Kids program.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Fermanagh Today

Time to sign up for the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon

Ben Calwell, survivor and supporter of CLIC Sargent joins Catriona Rafferty, Event Team Member at Deep RiverRock to encourage all runners to sign up to the 2nd Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon With over 1,000 entries already in for the 2nd Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon, the event is on target to break the inaugural record of ... (more)

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ABC 33/40

First of 3 fuselages removed from derailment site

This Sunday, July 6, 2014 photo by Jerry Compton provided by Wiley E. . This Saturday, July 5, 2014 photo by Brock Sarbeck provided by Wiley E. .

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

Officer who killed family had assaulted wife

Authorities say a Utah police officer used his service weapon when he killed his wife, two children and his mother-in-law before turning the gun on himself in January.

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KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Prosecutors: Minutes After Blast, Accused Boston Bomber Denied Role

Minutes after twin explosions ripped through the Boston Marathon finish line killing three people, one of the accused bombers allegedly told a friend that he wasn't to blame.

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The Indianapolis Star

Bus driver charged in Geist runner's death

Bus driver charged in Geist runner's death Driver shuttling runners to Geist Half Marathon starting line hit, killed woman Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1m91nZo An Indianapolis man is facing a felony charge in connection with a May 17 accident that killed a woman preparing to run in the Geist Half Marathon.

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KAUZ

Pope to sex abuse victims: I beg your forgiveness

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's steep descent from the days when he was seen as a fresh-faced reformer continues this week when he is sentenced in federal court on 20 criminal charges counts including... Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's steep descent from the days when he was seen as a fresh-faced reformer continues this week when he is ... (more)

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Pope meets Catholics sexually abused by clergy

Testimony is set to begin this week in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev .

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