Boston Marathon explosion: 3 dead, more than 140 injured
By Aaron Edwards, Digital First Media and Wire Services
04/15/2013 12:23:25 PM PDT
04/15/2013 07:57:11 PM PDT
Explosions shattered the euphoria of the Boston Marathon finish line on Monday, sending authorities out on the course to carry off the injured while the stragglers in the 26.2-mile trek from Hopkinton were rerouted away from the smoking site of the blasts.
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