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Mass Emergency Response

The Mass Emergency Response topic contains stories about large-scale attacks or threats, often involving terrorism, active-shooter situations, or bombings. Such events require several departments and agencies to respond to the same incident, making clear communication a priority.
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FBI asks for amateur photos, video of bombing

FBI asks for amateur photos, video of bombing

Police and federal agents appealed to the public Tuesday for clues to who is responsible for the attack - Full Story

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Suspects, motive sought in Boston bombings

Suspects, motive sought in Boston bombings

Officials said no one had claimed responsibility for the bombings, but the blasts raised fears of a terrorist attack - Full Story

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Terrorists bomb Boston Marathon, one killed, other captured

Terrorists bomb Boston Marathon, one killed, other captured

Three people are reported dead and as many as 170 others are injured following a series of explosions that erupted near the finish line at the Boston Marathon on Monday. The FBI zeroed in on two suspects, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was killed in a shootout, and his younger brother Dzhokhar, who is in custody. - Full Story

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Police guard hospitalized 'possible suspect' in marathon bombing

At least two people were killed and more than 80 injured when two bombs exploded in the packed streets - Full Story

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Police: 2 more explosives found at Boston marathon

Officials dismantled two more explosive devices found near the initial bombs that went off - Full Story

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Video captures explosions that rocked Boston Marathon

Video captures explosions that rocked Boston Marathon

Footage captures the moment two bombs went off at the Boston Marathon finish line Monday morning, killing 3 and injuring over a hundred more. (Twitter Image) Police investigating

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Boston Marathon bombing kills 3, injures over 130

Pictures surfacing on Twitter show an explosion and smoke, while others show people who appear injured - Full Story

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P1 Weekly Update for 04/12/2013

In this week's update, Dave Smith talks about several LODDs that were caused by heart attacks in the past weeks, the hostage crisis in which 4 firefighters were held captive, and a stabbing rampage at a Texas community college that left 14 students wounded.

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Man who held firefighters hostage was in financial crisis

He spent weeks planning the kidnapping, targeting firefighters rather than police to avoid being shot - Full Story

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Firefighters taken hostage 'relieved' ordeal over

Firefighters taken hostage 'relieved' ordeal over

"They're simply relieved that the situation is over, that their family members are with them and that they're safe" - Full Story



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