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John Odom, of Torrance, cheers on friends at the 2014 Boston Marathon - one year after he was critically injured during the bombings at the race. (credit: CBS)

Torrance Man Injured In Boston Bombings Returns To Cheer On Friend, Therapist At Marathon

John Odom endured 11 surgeries after he was wounded when two pressure cooker bombs went off near the end of the 26.2-mile course, killing three people and injuring more than 260 others.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15:  Runners react near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Athletes Gather In Santa Monica For Boston Marathon Memorial Run

About 50 local runners Monday gathered for an early morning jog to honor those injured in last year’s Boston Marathon bombings.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

John Odom returned to Boston on the anniversary of the bombings that changed his life. (credit: CBS)

Torrance Man Nearly Killed In Boston Bombings Returns To City For Marathon

A Torrance man who was critically injured in last year’s Boston bombings has returned to the city for the marathon.

04/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

Boston Bombing Survivor Receives Warm Homecoming In El Segundo

A South Bay man badly injured in the Boston Marathon bombings was finally able to return home Friday afternoon.

09/06/2013

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Torrance Man Critically Injured In Boston Bombings Talks About His Recovery

A Torrance businessman who was critically injured in April’s Boston Marathon bombings opened up about his road to recovery.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/07/2013

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State Lawmakers Debate New Measures To Keep Unmanned Drone Program In Check

By the end of the decade, the FAA estimates there will be as many as 10,000 unmanned drones flying over the United States.

05/01/2013

(credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

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Woman Delivers Slice Of Support To Those Affected By Boston Marathon Bombings

An Orange County woman is giving a slice of support to those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings in an effort called “Random Acts Of Pizza.”

04/20/2013

Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, two brothers accused of being the Boston Marathon bombers. (credit: CBS News.com)

What Was Going On In The Minds Of Bombing Suspects?

Beyond the obvious question of “Why?”, victims, observers, journalists all want to know what was inside the mind of Boston Marathon bomber suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokar Tsarnaev.

04/19/2013

(credit: CBS News)

Officials Warn Of Internet Scams In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

Officials Friday warned the public to be wary of multiple fake charities in the wake of Monday’s deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon.

04/19/2013

Lingzi Lu was killed in the Boston Marathon attack. She was briefly a student at UC Riverside's Extension Center. (credit: Facebook.)

UCR Faculty Remember Former Student Killed In Boston Marathon

Lingzi Lu only attended UC Riverside for three months and it was three years ago, but the director of the school’s Extension Center remembers her well.

04/18/2013

(credit: CBS News via Reuters)

NorCal Battery Company ‘Appalled’ Product Used In Boston Marathon Bombings

Officials at a Northern California battery company said Wednesday they believe a battery they manufacture was used in the Boston Marathon bombing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2013

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Officials On Heightened Alert For This Weekend’s Big Events

Three massive public events this weekend are each expected to draw tens of thousands of people, so officials are busy stepping up security in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/17/2013

(credit: CBS News)

Official: Suspect In Custody In Boston Bombings

A law enforcement official briefed on the investigation says a suspect has been taken into custody in the Boston Marathon bombings.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2013

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Local Runners Honor Boston Marathon Victims With Impromptu Marathon In Santa Monica

A Southland running group is responding to the Boston Marathon bombings by lacing up their running shoes.

CBS Los Angeles–04/17/2013

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