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Boston Stops To Remember The Marathon Bombings On The One Year Anniversary Of That Tragic Day

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A steady rain showered down on Boston throughout most of today’s tributes marking the anniversary of last year’s Marathon bombings.

Former Mayor Tom Menino was joined by Vice President Joe Biden and Governor Deval Patrick at an event held near the finish line where the blasts occurred. Speaking to a crowd of survivors, first responders and family members of those killed, Menino said:

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Two Marathons In Separate Cities End In Tragedy As Three Runners Pass Away

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Three runners died this weekend between the London Marathon and the Rock N' Roll Marathon in North Carolina.

The London Marathon ended on a very sad note during the weekend as a 42-year-old runner collapsed at the finish line and was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Approximately 36,000 people participated in the 34th annual event, and the tragedy marks the second death in 3 years as 30-year-old Claire Squires previously died due to cardiac arrest.

The runner's identity and cause of death are both currently unknown.

Similarly, the Rock 'n' Roll Half and Full Marathons in Raleigh, North Carolina also ended in tragedy as

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Tragic Fort Hood Shooting Leaves Three Victims & The Gunman Dead Just Five Years After Fatal 2009 Shooting

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We just hate news like this.

Unfortunately, we're having to report that a shooting at Fort Hood yesterday has resulted in four deaths.

The Texas Army post apparently came under attack by a shooter who began firing a .45-caliber semi-automatic pistol after walking into one of the buildings. He then got into a vehicle, moved onto another building, and began firing there as well.

Military police confronted him in a parking lot, which resulted in him raising the gun to his head and pulling the trigger.

Three other people died due to his shooting spree, while 16 others were injured.

We are hearing that the gunman served

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Washington Landslide Death Count Reaches 24 While Many Remain Missing

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Such tragedy in Washington this weekend.

After a disastrous landslide hit rural Washington, it is now being reported that the death count has reached 24 people.

Rescuers spent the weekend trying to save trapped survivors, but unfortunately, many bodies were also found during the recovery process.

But that's not even the beginning of it all because 176 people are still missing. It is reported that those unaccounted for might just be duplicate names on the official list and not necessarily victims of the landslide.

Sheriff's deputies are currently

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Jennifer Lawrence Isn't On Twitter, But If She Were, This Is Probably What She Would Tweet About!

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It's such a tragedy that Jennifer Lawrence isn't on Twitter.

…But what if she DID tweet?

What HIGHlarious & genius things would J.Law have to say to the world?!?

Well, we may never find out what she would ACTUALLY say, but we totally imagined the pizza-inspired, reality tv watching, poking fun tweets she would send into the twitterverse.

And now we really want J.Law to create one!

Ch-ch-check out the hypothetical Jenny Law tweets…AFTER THE JUMP!!!

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L'Wren Scott: Celebs Mourn Her Death On Twitter

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Find out how celebrities are mourning the death of fashion designer L'Wren Scott.

We’re still totally shocked and heartbroken over L’Wren Scott’s death.

The news of the fashion designer's apparent suicide broke this morning, and since then many celebs have reached out on Twitter to express their sadness.

While it’s hard to find words to lament such a tragedy, see how stars are paying tribute …after the jump

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Seven People Now Confirmed Dead At Harlem Building Explosion - Five Still Missing

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An overnight rescue effort in New York brought only additional sadness as crews searched the rubble of what used to be two apartment buildings in Harlem.

Firefighters worked throughout the night, with temperatures plummeting, trying to locate any survivors from the apparent gas explosion. They found none.

Seven people have now been found dead. One victim pulled from the debris was so badly burned, their identity has yet to be confirmed.

To make matters worse, five additional people are still unaccounted for.

The search for those individuals continues today. Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to update the city and the world on the latest information later this morning.

Such a tragedy.

Stay tuned for more details.

[Image via AP Images.]

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