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One Year After Marathon Bombings, Runners Return To Boston

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One year after the Boston Marathon bombings, thousands of runners are getting ready to run again.

As you can imagine, security will be very tight.

More than 100 newly installed cameras along the race route will be monitored. And some 3,500 police officers will also be on patrol. That's twice as many as last year.

Several local runners will be among the record 36,000 participants.

The marathon is always held on Patriots' Day, a state holiday in Massachusetts.

FOX 29's Chris O'Connell is reporting live from Boston all morning long.

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