Boston Marathon explosions getting lead coverage internationally

Boston Marathon explosions getting lead coverage internationally

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BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15: A runner sits 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)

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Posted on April 15, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Updated Monday, Apr 15 at 6:52 PM

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Two bombs exploded Monday afternoon near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing two people and injuring dozens of others, the Associated Press is reporting.

Nearly 27,000 runners took part of the 26.2 mile race, including participants representing nearly 100 countries.

While the event is being covered extensively in the United States, it’s also gaining above-the-fold access internationally.

Here are a few websites where the Boston Marathon explosions are being shown as their lead news.

London Telegraph: www.telegraph.co.uk/
London Daily Mail: www.dailymail.co.uk/home/index.html
Paris’ Le Monde: www.lemonde.fr/
Germany's Der Spiegel: www.spiegel.de/
Jerusalem’s Ha’aretz: www.haaretz.com/

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