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Mass. Resiliency Center to Support Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

Running shoes left at the makeshift memorial following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, in an exhibit titled "Dear Boston: Messages from the Marathon Memorial" at the Boston Public Library  Credit: Reuters/Brian Snyder

By Denali Tietjen Boston Globe The State of Massachusetts is partnering with Boston Medical Center (BMC) and the Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance (MOVA) to open a free support center for victims of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings, state officials announced Wednesday. Funded by a $1.9 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office […]

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7/7 Memorial vandalised hours before 9th anniversary of attack

Families of those killed in the 7/7 attacks on London nine years ago lay flowers on the memorial in Hyde Park

By Richard Spillett Daily Mail Relatives of those killed in the July 7 bombings joined survivors for an emotional ceremony to remember the 52 people who died nine years ago today. A minute’s silence was held at the 7/7 memorial in London’s Hyde Park this lunchtime before the name of each of those killed in […]

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‘Unbreakable’ London unites in tribute to 7/7 victims ahead of ninth anniversary

Survivor’s tribute: Jacqui Putnam, “As long as I live I will remember the people who died”

By Joseph Watts and Joe Murphy Evening Standard Party leaders today united in memory of the July 7 bombing victims and the “indomitable spirit” that London showed in the face of terror. Monday is the ninth anniversary of the 2005 attacks in which 52 people were murdered and 770 injured. David Cameron said: “We will always […]

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