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Boston Marathon

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

Martinez Boy Wounded In Boston Marathon Bombings Returns To Site; Parents To Race Again

On this one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, a Martinez family has returned to the spot that devastated their lives.

04/15/2014

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

12-Year-Old Boston Bombing Victim To Throw Out 1st Pitch For A’s Vs. Giants

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.

05/28/2013

Bay to Breakers Start

San Francisco Police To Beef Up Security At Bay To Breakers

Police Chief Greg Suhr said extra officers will be on hand and the bomb squad will deployed along the racecourse.

05/16/2013

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

Martinez Family Of Young Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Offers Gratitude

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

05/03/2013

Multiple People Injured After Explosions Near Finish Line at Boston Marathon

San Francisco, Other U.S. Cities Seek Street Surveillance In Wake Of Boston Bombing

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.

05/02/2013

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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

London Marathon

Boston Bomb Victims Commemorated At London Marathon

On a glorious spring day in the British capital, thousands of runners offered tributes to those killed and injured in Boston last Monday.

04/21/2013

Aaron Hern

Martinez Boy Wounded In Boston Bombings Improving

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.

04/19/2013

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CNN’s Bombing Coverage Becomes Source Of Social Media Mockery

Social media erupted with phony headlines mocking CNN Wednesday after the network reported an arrest in the Boston Marathon blasts only to quickly backtrack.

04/17/2013

A runner uses his phone as others gather near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Cellphone Overload At Boston Marathon Bombings Highlight Reliability Concerns

The bombings at the Boston Marathon highlight growing concerns in the Bay Area over cellphone service in major emergencies, such as a natural disaster.

04/17/2013

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