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Two bombs rocked Boston in the middle of the Boston Marathon near the finish line earlier today.  There are reports of dozens injured with two dead.

  • Two killed in bomb blasts near finish line of Boston Marathon, Boston police say. Area hospitals say at least 69 are injured; Boston Globe reports more than 100 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.
  • Boston.com journalist reports “blood everywhere,” people missing limbs.
  • Race called off; Red Cross and Google set up websites to help people find loved ones in the area  SOURCE

Cell phone services have been halted, 2 more bombs were found at the site and detonated and  No fly zone has been ordered for the area over Boston by the FAA.

No one has claimed responsibility.

Dramatic video below:

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