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National & World Boston race makes room for those affected by bombs(New) Boston race makes room for those affected by bombs(Photo Gallery)(Video)
The messages started arriving just hours after the bombings, pleading for an entry into the 2014 Boston Marathon. For months the calls and emails continued, runners begging for an opportunity to cross the finish line on Boylston Street and convinced it would ease at least some of their grief.
National & World Lawmakers call for tighter sanctions on Russia Lawmakers call for tighter sanctions on Russia
Two members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee called Sunday for beefing up western sanctions against Russia to include its petrochemical and banking industries and warned that Moscow thus far has ignored United States and European efforts to persuade it to back off its confrontation with Ukraine.
National & World Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats
As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will confront a region that's warily watching the crisis in Ukraine through the prism of its own territorial tensions with China.
National & World Documents detail another delayed GM recall Documents detail another delayed GM recall
General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
National & World Users to change passwords following health care site security flaw Users to change passwords following health care site security flaw
People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw.