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Boston mourns, as Tsarnaev attorneys prepare
Boston mourns, as Tsarnaev attorneys prepare

Heather Bosch of CBS News joins WHCU’s Greg Fry from Boston, where the city continues to remember the bombs that went off at the 2013 Boston Marathon one year ago this week.

She also has more on an attempt by lawyers for suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to have some of his charges dropped.

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Assembly minority leader sponsors emergency medical marijuana legislation

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The proposal would give immediate aid to families of patients in need of medical marijuana with "progressive and degenerative" conditions.

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Court documents reveal the timeline of events before and after Friday's crash in Cortland County that left a six-year-old girl dead.

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NFL giving up ‘distraction’ of tax-exempt status

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Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.

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November trial date set for indicted ex-NY Assembly speaker

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Outside court, Sheldon Silver said he was glad a trial date was set because he's looking forward to being vindicated by a jury.

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United Way of Tompkins County raises $2.1 million

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United Way President James Brown said despite a sluggish economy, they still met their goal.