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After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

Shalane Flanagan leads the elite pack past Wellesley College during the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Wellesley. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)

BOSTON (AP) — Under heavy security that included a battery of surveillance cameras and police officers on rooftops, nearly 36,000 runners hit the streets Monday in the first Boston Marathon since last year’s deadly bombing, sending a powerful message of resilience.

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Six-run 3rd inning lifts Orioles over Red Sox 7-6

A Boston Red Sox jersey with a Boston Strong patch is seen on Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli before a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

BOSTON (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles scored six runs off Clay Buchholz in the third inning then held on to spoil Boston’s Patriots’ Day morning game a year after the Boston Marathon bombings with a 7-6 win over the Red Sox on Monday.

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MARATHON WATCH: Where to find Boston race on TV

Race fans cheer runners at mile marker 26 of the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

A look at the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.

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American McFadden wins Boston wheelchair division

Tatyana McFadden, of the United States, displays her trophy after winning the women's wheelchair division of the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Tatyana McFadden of the United States has won the women’s wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon on her 25th birthday. It was the second straight year she won the race.

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Rita Jeptoo successfully defends Boston Marathon women’s title, becomes 7th 3-time winner

BOSTON (AP) — Rita Jeptoo successfully defends Boston Marathon women’s title, becomes 7th 3-time winner.

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