1. "A horrible list fr Boston Childrens Hosp: leg trauma, age 9; femur fracture, age12; head injury, age2; head injury, age14; leg trauma, age10"
     

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    Boston PD scanner activity now less reports of “secondary devices” and “suspicious packages,” more recharging batteries, relieving officers. And as soon as I write that, report of something “very suspicious” on Summer St. downtown, asking for EOD team.

    Guests are being allowed to return to Copley Plaza hotel.

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  4. "Lots of people jogging along the Charles River as sun sets — Boston is such a runners’ city."
    — Jess Bidgood — New York Times — just now via twitter.
     

  5. Basically. Add the brainiacs — as in, the highest population of people employed in higher education anywhere — and the sports maniacs and the working-class guys, and — well …

     

  6. Update: a friend who works at HKS writes “We were evacuated around 430 with no specifics. As far as I know, everyone is fine.”

     

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  11. If any of you have any questions or more information to share, please let me know.

     

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  14. The President speaks.

     
     

  15. Dear Mohammad al-Chalabi,

    Don’t make me wake you up in the middle of the night.

    Love,
    A Bostonian.