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Dick Hoyt Says Goodbye To Boston Marathon

This year's Boston Marathon is the final farewell for two of the most recognizable faces in the race _ father and son team Dick and Rick Hoyt.

Rick has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair, and dad Dick has pushed his son across the finish line 30 times before

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Meb Keflezighi of the United States wins 2014 Boston Marathon 
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Meb Keflezighi of the United States wins 2014 Boston Marathon Jared Wickerham / Getty Images

Marathon Recap: Runners And Survivors Celebrate In Boston

American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured.

Keflezighi is a former New York City Marathon champion and Olympic medalist

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Michael Ivins / Getty Images

Red Sox Lose On Patriots Day, 7-6

The Baltimore Orioles scored six runs off Clay Buchholz in the third inning then held on to spoil Boston's Patriots' Day morning game a year after the Boston Marathon bombings with a 7-6 win over the Red Sox on Monday

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Miguel Villagran / Getty Imges

Gas Prices Climb in Mass.

The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has shot up by 7 cents in the past week, but still remains well below the national average.

AAA Southern New England reports Monday that self-serve, regular has risen to $3

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Oscar Mayer
Oscar Mayer

Oscar Mayer Wieners Recalled

Kraft is recalling 96-thousand pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners.  

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Rubin Carter c.1960. | Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Rubin Carter c.1960. | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Boxer Who Fought Racial Injustice Dead at 76

Former professional boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter is dead at the age of 76.  Carter spent nearly two decades in prison for murder, but was then released when it was determined that he didn't get a fair trial

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Australia: Search for Missing Plane at ‘Critical Juncture’

The Australian ambassador to the U.S. says the search for a missing Malaysian jet could end soon.  Kim Beazley told CNN's "State of the Union" it's getting too expensive to continue.  He also said searchers may meet in a few days to decide what to do

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UMD/gettyimage

Veteran UMD Professor Quits, Blasts Administration

Clyde WBarrow, the director of UMass Dartmouth's Center for Policy Analysis, says he's leaving the university for what he calls "abusive" treatment from Chancellor Divina Grossman.

Barrow told The Boston Herald in an open letter that he's "had enough" and will be leaving UMass Dartmouth for another university, which he declined to name for the Boston newspaper

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Veteran Runner Looks Ahead To 2014 Marathon

A founder of the Greater New Bedford Track Club and a veteran runner hopes for a festive mood Monday at the Boston Marathon.

But Dr. Larry Finnerty of New Bedford fears the Marathon will likely never be the same, after last year's terrorist bombings that killed three people and injured 260

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Jeremiah Oliver
Jeremiah Oliver

Body Found In Western Mass Identified As Jerimiah Oliver

The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway in Massachusetts has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old.

Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. says the body found Friday off Interstate 190 in Sterling has been positively identified as Jeremiah Oliver

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