Boston Police: 49 injured, two dead:
Two quick explosions caused multiple injuries near the finish line of the Boston Marathon this afternoon.
Bloody spectators were being carried to a medical tent set up to take care for runners, the Associated Press reported.
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Watch the live video feed here: http://wapo.st/jrlYqtUPDATE: The preliminary cause of the explosions is a small homemade bomb, NBC News reports, citing law enforcement officials. http://wapo.st/117TMvwUPDATE:
Cellphone service in downtown Boston has been shut down to prevent detonation of any other explosives that may remain around the city, the Associated Press reports. #bostonmarathon