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Boston Marathon photo shoot attracts hundreds

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, center, poses with first-responders, survivors and at least 2000 other people at the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Saturday, April 12, 2014. The crowd gathered for a Sports Illustrated photo shoot to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — A photo shoot for a sports magazine cover marking the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings has attracted thousands of people, including survivors of the twin explosions, emergency workers, well-wishers and city officials.

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2 Hernandez associates indicted on murder charges

In this Jan. 9, 2014 file photo, Carlos Ortiz, an associate of former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, stands during a hearing in Bristol Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on a charge of being an accessory after the fact to murder in the death of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd. On Friday, April 11, 2014, Ortiz and Ernest Wallace were both also indicted on charges of murdering Lloyd.  (AP Photo/The Herald News of Fall River, Dave Souza, Pool, File)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges in the shooting death of a man last summer about a mile from Hernandez’s home, prosecutors said.

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Report: No missed opportunities in Boston attack

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, asks a questions on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, during the committee's hearing about the Boston Marathon Bombings leading up to the year anniversary of the attack. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A review of how the government’s intelligence agencies handled information they had before the Boston Marathon bombings last year concluded that it was impossible to know whether anything could have been done differently to prevent the attack.

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Ellsbury faces former roommate for 1st time

New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury, left, looks under the cap of Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia after greeting his former teammates during batting practice before a baseball game between the teams at Yankee Stadium in New York, Thursday, April 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury’s family changed game attire along with their star son.

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Tyler, Perry’s new ‘Dream On’ for marathon victims

BOSTON (AP) — Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have recorded a new arrangement of “Dream On” to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

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