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Police Press On With Search For Suspect

The scene in suburban Boston early Friday was chaotic. Police were going house to house in Watertown as they searched for "suspect No. 2" in the bombings.
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How To Lock Down A City

Fast breaking developments in the marathon bombing manhunt put the city of Boston on lockdown. Host Michel Martin checks in with Boston resident Neil Minkoff, and gets perspective on keeping a major city safe during a manhunt from former London police official, Brian Paddick.
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Watertown Residents Hunker Down As Manhunt Unfolds

While the manhunt for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings continued Thursday night into Friday morning, residents of Watertown and surrounding communities were hiding in bedrooms, looking out from roofs and peering from behind locked doors. Many did not sleep as helicopters swirled overhead.
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Terrorism Expert Weighs In On Monday's Bombing In Boston

Terrorism expert Bruce Hoffman talks to David Greene about the implications of what's known about the issues involving the Boston Marathon bombing. Hoffman is the director of the Center for Security Studies and director of the Security Studies Program at Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service.
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Boston Bombing Manhunt Encompasses Boston Suburb

For the latest on the Boston Marathon Bombing case, David Greene and Steve Inskeep talk to Fred Bever of member station WBUR and Chechen expert Thomas de Waal of the Carnegie Endowment for International peace
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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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