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Boston Bombing On White House And Russia's Radar

Steve Inskeep speaks with NPR's Scott Horsley, who has the White House perspective on news of the Boston Marathon bombings manhunt. NPR has confirmed that the two suspects were from Chechnya. For insights on that region, Morning Edition talks with Matt Rojansky, deputy director of the Russia and Eurasia program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
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Authorities Conduct Manhunt For Bombing Suspect

David Greene talks with NPR's Jeff Brady for the latest on the Boston Marathon bombings investigation.
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Boston Police Believe They've Killed 1 Marathon Bomber

Parts of the Boston metropolitan area were full of police activity Thursday night amid a hunt for persons wanted in connection with the bombings at the Boston Marathon. David Greene and Steve Inskeep speak with NPR reporters Tovia Smith and Curt Nickisch who are in Boston for an update on what's known regarding the investigation.
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Police In Quiet Boston Suburb Chase Bombing Suspects

Steve Inskeep talks to Mark Sideris, president of the Watertown town council, about events that unfolded overnight.
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Suspect Denies Putting Ricin In Letter To Obama, Others

The Mississippi man arrested for sending poison letters to President Obama, a U.S. senator and a judge in Mississippi, appeared in court Thursday. His lawyer says he denies putting the toxin ricin in those letters.
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Investigating Explosions And Chemical Threats

Explosions at the Boston Marathon, potentially ricin-laced letters intercepted en route to the White House and Sen. Roger Wicker, and an explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas have each prompted investigations. In each case, authorities sift through evidence to construct a timeline of events.
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Boston Bombings Bring Out The 'Crowdsleuthers'

Investigators have said the key clue is likely to come from photos or video taken by the public, and social media sites are buzzing with theories about possible suspects. But with so many images out there, it's like trying to find the one slightly off-white pingpong ball buried under 10,000 white pingpong balls.
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Marathon Bombing Shocks Clubs, Stores Devoted To Runners

Running is big in Boston which is home to one of the world's most famous marathons. Small shops that specialize in running shoes and gear line the route. One shop sits right at the finish line, where Monday's attack killed three people.

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