REALLY GOOD INFORMATION HERE.
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MISPLACED BOSTON MARATHON ATTENDEES: Goggle Doc with places to stay.https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/pub?key=0AoXVKFw1Uci5dFN3REM4SVk2YjUyUTZ3QjNLVU9vZ2c&output=html IF YOU HAVE A PLACE TO OFFER: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1dqIKVq6IqX4BVXqOW_a9-qmXt1KJ_4Nu3NPNnC1g1mw/viewform
If you need crisis counseling, call the Disaster Distress Helpline at 1-800-985-5990
Live Scanner Feed: http://www.justin.tv/weliveinamessedupworld#/w/5396673968/4
Google Person Finder: http://google.org/personfinder/2013-boston-explosions/
Redcross Safe and Well: https://safeandwell.communityos.org/zf/safesearch/search
To find more information about the bombing today. irc.freenode.net#bostonbombinghttp://webchat.freenode.net/?randomnick=1&channels=bostonbombing&uio=Mj10cnVlJjk9dHJ1ZSYxMD10cnVl834] #bostonbombing Courtesy of /u/dr0ne_
FBI and Boston police want info from witnesses. 1-800-CALL-FBI (1-800-225-5324), prompt #3 "No piece of information or detail is too small http://www.twitter.com/BostonGlobe/status/323949471002148867
Community members wanting 2 assist this investigation anonymously can call the BPD’s Crime Stoppers Tip Line @ 1(800) 494-TIPS. https://twitter.com/Boston_Police/status/323949010144620545
Update 83 (7:04 PM ET): Reports still indicate 2 killed and over 100 injured.
Update 84 (7:10 PM ET): https://twitter.com/thejamesedwards Has hospital updates.
- Tufts - 9 patients hurt from attack, none critical, 8 more patients w/ marathon-related injuries
- Boston Medical Center - 20 patients total, 2 children, most have lower leg injuries
- Mass. Gen. - 22 patients total, 6 critical, 5 serious
- Brigham & Women - 26 patients total, 2 critical, 8-10 serious
- Bethg Israel - 21 patients total, 18 major, 3 minor, 7 life-threatening
Update 85 (7:17 PM ET): Some good graphics/maps from Boston Globe.http://bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/04/15/explosions-rock-boston-marathon-finish-line-dozens-injured/yLhfDT1XC3HXSa8wPiVijL/igraphic.html
Update 86 (7:19 PM ET): There are reports of runners being let in and out of area hotels.https://twitter.com/fredmilgrim/status/323934747199959040
Update 73 UPDATED Video of Obama's speech: http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/video/2013/04/15/president-obama-speaks-explosions-boston
Update 87 (7:26 PM ET): @MassDOT: I-90, I-93, I-95 open. I-90 Exit 22 Copley Square ramp remains closed.
Update 88 (7:29 PM ET): U.S. Navy providing an Explosive Ordnance Disposal team to assist local authorities at the request of the State of Massachusetts https://twitter.com/nbcnightlynews/status/323938292787720192
Update 89 (7:32 PM ET): Street Closures: Clarendon from Huntington to Newbury, Newbury from Clarendon to Hereford, Huntington from Belividere to Clarendon. https://twitter.com/Boston_Police/status/323941431603503104
Update 90 (7:34 PM ET): /u/99trumpets first hand account.http://www.reddit.com/r/running/comments/1cemo3/explosion_at_boston/c9ftn98Cory Raven, RI