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National & World Two years after bombings, a festive Boston Marathon mood Two years after bombings, a festive Boston Marathon mood
The weather was cold and damp but the atmosphere festive at Monday's running of the Boston Marathon, two years after pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the finish line and shattered one of sports' most cherished events.
National & World North Korea's Kim Jong Un Climbed a Mountain, State Media Says North Korea's Kim Jong Un Climbed a Mountain, State Media Says
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has had quite an eclectic time at the helm of his secretive state, if the country’s state media is to be believed: He’s hopped into a fighter jet, ridden a roller coaster, directed live fire exercises and toured factories churning out everything from mushrooms and shoes to hosiery and cellphones.
National & World Survivor: Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat Survivor: Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat
A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy and intensifying pressure on the European Union Sunday to finally meet demands for decisive action.