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Latest the Boston Marathon Stories

2014-03-13 23:01:06

Industry Leading Sport Earphone Company Supports the Running Community by Funding Runners from Across the Country to Participate in this Year’s Boston Marathon St

2013-08-19 13:21:03

The Boston Marathon bombing brought international attention back to the devastating effects of terrorism.

2013-05-30 23:00:17

Athletic trainers (ATs) are well versed in responding to sudden, even traumatic, emergency situations, but nothing like what unfolded on that harrowing day in April at the Boston Marathon.

2013-05-08 11:36:35

An analysis by researchers at the Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) at George Mason University shows that the Boston Marathon bombings had little effect on conversations on social media regarding immigration reform.

2013-05-05 23:02:28

Boston Police Deputy Superintendent and CTO will speak about social media techniques used to respond to the Boston Marathon attack and during the investigation to help apprehend Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.