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(CNN) — Investigators racing to solve the fatal bombing at the Boston Marathon have made “significant progress” in the case but no arrests, a federal law enforcement source told CNN’s John King Wednesday. The FBI also officially confirmed in a statement that no arrests had been made. The denials came after sources previously told CNN […]

BOSTON, MA (RNN) – A man brought in for questioning on the Boston Marathon bombing has been cleared of any connection to the attack by authorities. CNN reported the man, identified as a Saudi national, was “in the wrong place at the wrong time.” Police noticed him running from the scene following the explosion, and […]

(CNN) – The 8-year-old boy killed in the explosions at the Boston Marathon has been identified as Martin Richard and was there to watch his father cross the finish line, according to the Boston Globe. The paper is reporting Richard’s mother and sister are recovering in a hospital after suffering serious injuries. His father Bill […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – With the Cleveland marathon about a month away organizers are now taking another look at security. The explosions in Boston are already affecting plans for the May marathon. The Cleveland Marathon draws tens of thousands of people from all over the world. So what if it draws people with bad intentions? Cleveland police are […]

CLEVELAND – To honor those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings, the Cleveland Indians will open the game against the Red Sox with a moment of silence. The flag at Progressive Field will also be flown at half-staff to honor those who were injured and lost their lives in the terror attacks Monday. “The entire […]

CLEVELAND – Marathon runners from northeast Ohio continued to return home from Boston Tuesday. NewsChannel5 spoke with Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty moments after his flight from Boston returned from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. When the first blast went off, McGinty was mere minutes away from wrapping up his 14th Boston Marathon. McGinty said the […]

NEW UPDATES: Two dead in bomb blasts near finish line of Boston Marathon, Boston police say. Area hospitals say 90+ injured. Two explosions happened at about 2:50 p.m., more than two hours after the first of the race’s nearly 27,000 runners had crossed the finish line. Third blast later reported at JFK Library about 5 […]

Two explosions happened near the finish line of the Boston Marathon at about 2:50 p.m. ET Monday. UPDATE: 2 killed, 23 injured in blasts near Boston Marathon finish line, details still emerging…  Two dead in bomb blasts near finish line of Boston Marathon, Boston police say. Area hospitals say at least 49, and as many as 51, […]

An explosion has gone off near the finish line at the Boston Marathon. A number of users on Twitter have tweeted photos showing smoke and people with serious injuries. Other photos show people fleeing from the Copley Square area in downtown Boston. The headquarters of the race is currently on lockdown, Reuters is reporting. A […]

PARMA TO HOST THE AVENGERS FOR FILM’S EXPLOSIVE MOVIE SCENES (PARMA) – Chevrolet Blvd. in Parma will be the site for some explosive movie-making Tuesday, August 23rd and Wednesday August 24th. Pending approval by Parma City Council, The Avengers motion picture crew will film pyrotechnic scenes of exploding fireballs shooting 30 feet high. “Our administration has been […]