A 12-year-old Martinez boy who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings last month was set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tuesday’s game between the Oakland A’s and the San Francisco Giants.
Police Chief Greg Suhr said extra officers will be on hand and the bomb squad will deployed along the racecourse.
Katherine and Alan Hern said the outpouring of support from community members from Martinez and across the Bay Area has been the key to helping their 12-year-old son Aaron recover from the injuries he suffered in the Boston Marathon bombings last month
Police and politicians across the United States are pointing to the use of video surveillance that helped identify the Boston Marathon bombing suspects as a reason to get more electronic eyes on their streets.
The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.
On a glorious spring day in the British capital, thousands of runners offered tributes to those killed and injured in Boston last Monday.
A Martinez boy who has been hospitalized since being hit by shrapnel when twin bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon on Monday is steadily recovering, according to administrators at his school.
Social media erupted with phony headlines mocking CNN Wednesday after the network reported an arrest in the Boston Marathon blasts only to quickly backtrack.
The bombings at the Boston Marathon highlight growing concerns in the Bay Area over cellphone service in major emergencies, such as a natural disaster.
Federal agents zeroed in Tuesday on how the Boston Marathon bombing was carried out – with kitchen pressure cookers packed with explosives, nails and other lethal shrapnel – but said they still didn’t know who did it and why.