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This will be a run to remember for OK survivor and rescuer

Jenni Carlson The Oklahoman Amy Downs felt like she was going on a first date. Nervous. Excited. Didn’t know what to expect. But as soon she saw Allen Hill walking across the parking lot last week, she started smiling. By the time he opened the second set of glass doors at Allegiance Credit Union, she looked […]

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Boston marks two years since Boston Marathon bombings

Evan Allen, Michael Levenson and Andrew Ryan Boston Globe Keri Palazzo knelt where the first bomb had exploded and thought of her father, killed on September 11. He was watching over her, she said, at the Boston Marathon finish line two years ago when the shock of the blast thumped through her chest and shattered her sunglasses but left […]

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One Boston Day Marks Second Anniversary of Bombings

Hannah Sparks Wednesday marks the two-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, but it is also the first-ever One Boston Day, “a celebration of the resiliency, generosity, and strength of the people that make Boston the great city it is,” according to One Boston Day’s website. Bostonians are encouraged to perform random acts of kindness […]

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