According to reports from CNN and The Associated Press, authorities have made an arrest in the Boston Marathon bombing, with the suspect expected to appear in federal court in Boston.

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For me, Marathon Monday has always been the day I was born.

Now, it’s the day Martin Richard, two others and probably more died. 



Investigators searched a Revere apartment late Monday night, but the roommate of the man under investigation said he does not believe the individual could be involved in the Boston Marathon bombing.

“I don’t think he could do that,” the roommate told The Boston Globe.

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TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Red Sox at Indians, 7:05 p.m. (NESN; WEEI-FM) MLB: Phillies at Reds, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) NBA: Trail Blazers at Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (TNT) NHL: Rangers at Flyers, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN) NHL: Kings at Sharks, 10:30 p.m. (NBCSN)

AROUND THE WEB:

What now?

Like millions of others, I watched in horror as the images of Monday afternoon were broadcast on television across the country and the world.

Unlike many, I had a seat close to the epicenter of the Boston Marathon bombings, inside the press box at Fenway Park.



MIKE PETRAGLIA

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The Boston Athletic Association issued a statement regarding  the bombing near the Boston Marathon finish line Monday:

“The Boston Athletic Association extends its deepest sympathies to all those who were affected in any way by today’s events.

At least three deaths and more than 100 injuries have been confirmed in the wake of Monday’s bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa won the 117th Boston Marathon on Monday, pulling ahead late in the race and finishing in 2 hours, 10 minutes, 22 seconds. He beat Kenyan Micah Kongo by five seconds and Ethiopian Gebregziabher Gebremariam by eight seconds.

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