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What we know about the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath

Two days after explosives killed three people and wounded more than 180 during the Boston Marathon, details continue to trickle in as investigators sort through evidence. Authorities will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. ET.

What we know about the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath

Two days after explosives killed three people and wounded more than 180 during the Boston Marathon, details continue to trickle in as investigators sort through evidence. Authorities will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. ET.

Famed sports broadcaster Pat Summerall dead at 82

Former NFL player and long-time sports broadcaster Pat Summerall has passed away at the age of 82. Summerall's daughter, Susie Wiles, confirmed her father died in Dallas.

Sports Illustrated changes cover in wake of Boston Marathon bombings

Sports Illustrated will pay tribute to those killed and injured during one of the nation's oldest sporting events.

WNBA draft hopes to bring excitement back to women's basketball

The WNBA draft wrapped up in Bristol, Connecticut Monday night and brought a new brand of excitement back to women's basketball.

UK police review London Marathon security plans

LONDON (CNN) -- The security plans for the London Marathon this weekend are being reassessed after the deadly bomb blasts in Boston, London's Metropolitan Police said Tuesday. Police and race organizers said they are working closely on security fo

Senate gun law proposal lacks enough support now

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A compromise proposal to expand background checks on gun sales lacks enough support to win Senate approval now, which will likely delay a vote on the measure that has strong public support, one of the sponsors told CNN on Mo

It's real: Attack of the giant African land snails in Florida

Florida, already threatened with sinkholes, now has a new terror: rat-sized, tire-puncturing snails.

Medical examiner had to thaw fetal remains in Philly abortion doctor case

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) -- The remains of aborted fetuses were stored in water jugs, pet food containers and a freezer at a West Philadelphia abortion clinic, the city's chief medical examiner testified in the murder trial of the doctor who ran the facili