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BREAKING: Reports of multiple explosions at Boston Marathon leaving dozens wounded. Watch

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    Just popped up on my twitter.

    "US media reporting multiple injuries from "large explosions" near finish line of Boston Marathon. Via @BBCNewsUS"

    More to follow.

    Sky News:

    Many people have reportedly been injured after two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

    There were two boom sounds heard from inside the Fairmount Copley Plaza Hotel.

    Race officials have locked down the hotel.

    Bloody spectators were being carried to the medical tent that had been set up to care for tired runners.

    http://news.sky.com/story/1078597/ex...n-many-injured

    EDIT: Are people really negging me for this? anyone care to explain why?

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    http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013-bost...n-finish-line/
    Live cam of the finish line, lots of emergency vehicles and debris from the looks of it.
    EDIT - I can't get through as of 20:27, probably due to demand
    EDIT 2 - back online as of 20:40, screenshot below in case it drops again. Scary stuff.
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    EDIT 3 - photo purportedly of the moment the explosion happened
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    (Original post by alex193)
    http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013-bost...n-finish-line/
    Live cam of the finish line, lots of emergency vehicles and debris from the looks of it.
    Christ. Truly terrifying.

    Strange to think that people watching that stream may have seen the bomb go off.
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    I should not have looked at some of the images on twitter. Horrifying
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    Please don't let it be Islamic extremists.
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    (Original post by Tommyjw)
    I should not have looked at some of the images on twitter. Horrifying
    I've just seen a few. Looks like a scene out of a war movie.
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    Wow this is horrifying. I can imagine how worried a lot of families are feeling right now about their loved ones.
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    Awful stuff, I wonder what the motive was.
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    Another photo (credit @chanyasulkit). Looks like a mass-casualty situation, heard reports of up to 60 seriously wounded.
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    http://t.co/ugh5g72IKG

    Link to BBC live text.
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    More pics:

    http://deadspin.com/explosions-repor...thon-473008941

    Warning: might be a bit gory, Includes side walk with blood everywhere
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    Another device found at Mandarin Oriental Hotel!

    According to BBC News 24 live footage
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    What the hell is wrong with the world :sigh:
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    CNN live is saying that there are more devices elsewhere! :shock:
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    (Original post by Isambard Kingdom Brunel)
    Another device found at Mandarin Oriental Hotel!

    According to BBC News 24 live footage
    Yep, CNN is saying that there are more devices elsewhere!

    WTF is going on?? :confused:
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    well that war with iran wasn't going to start itself
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    Boston police radio feed if anyone wants to listen:


    http://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/6254/?rl=rr
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    Not nice images

    - Can't believe I've been negged for what I've said!
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    (Original post by Jack93o)
    well that war with iran wasn't going to start itself
    Does bring to mind that today is North Koreas special day...
 
 
 
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