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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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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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New Bedford Track Club
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Sights Of The Boston Marathon [PHOTOS]

This is our New Bedford group at the Boston Marathon. WBSM's Greg Desrosiers accompanied the Greater New Bedford Track Club to Boston today for the 118th running of the marathon. They left at 5 a.m. to get to the check-in point in Hopkinton.

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Zakim Bridge massdot

Fatal Accident On Zakim Bridge

Massachusetts State police say one person has died in a fiery crash on the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge that shut down all northbound lanes of Interstate 93 and caused a huge traffic tie-up in Boston

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Track Club On The Bus
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Track Club On The Bus Townsquare Media

On The Bus To The Marathon

A bus carrying members of the Greater New Bedford Track Club left the North End Monday Morning at 5 am.

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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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Andrew Burton / Getty Images

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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Pat Greenhouse / Getty Images

Patrick Says Decision To Lock Down Boston “Tough Call.”

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says the decision to lock down much of greater Boston during the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombing was a ``tough call'' but one he's glad was made

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