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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher David Ross celebrate as Red Sox beat St. Louis Cardinals' to end a 95 year wait to clinch the World Series title at Fenway Park Stadium, Boston. The last time Red Sox won the World Series, all-time great Babe Ruth was one of their lead pitchers.

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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher David Ross celebrate as Red Sox beat St. Louis Cardinals to end a 95 year wait to clinch the World Series title at Fenway Park Stadium, Boston.

Re-enactors march away from the Old State House following a public reading of the United States Declaration of Independence, part of July Fourth Independence Day celebrations, in Boston...Re-enactors march away from the Old State House following a public reading of the United States Declaration of Independence, part of July Fourth Independence Day celebrations, in Boston, Massachusetts July 4, 2013. People across the United States gathered on Thursday for parades, picnics and fireworks at Independence Day celebrations, held under unprecedented security following the Boston Marathon bombings. Spectators waving U.S. flags and wearing red, white and blue headed for public gatherings in Boston, New York, Washington, Atlanta and other cities under the close watch of police armed with hand-held chemical detectors, radiation scanners and camera surveillance, precautions sparked by the deadly April 15 bombings.      REUTERS/Brian Snyder  (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY)

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Re-enactors march away from the Old State House after a public reading of the US Declaration of Independence, part of July 4 Independence Day celebrations, in Boston, Massachusetts on Thursday. 

President Barack Obama, accompanied by Democratic Massachusetts Senate candidate, Rep. Ed Markey, right, talk with patrons at Charlie's Sandwich Shoppe in Boston, Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Obama traveled to Boston to campaign for Markey in his campaign.

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President Barack Obama, accompanied by Democratic Massachusetts Senate candidate, Rep. Ed Markey, right, talk with patrons at Charlie’s Sandwich Shoppe in Boston on Wednesday. Obama traveled to Boston to campaign for Markey in his campaign.

A Massachusetts State Trooper makes his way through thousands of chairs before a memorial service for Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Officer Sean Collier on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 24 April 2013. Collier was allegedly shot and killed by Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev on 18 April 2013. Three victims were killed and almost 264 were injured on 15 April 2013 in an apparent terrorist attack near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon that prompted a intense manhunt for 19 year old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who was found hiding in a boat in a backyard.

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A Massachusetts state trooper makes his way through thousands of chairs before a memorial service for Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer Sean Collier on the MIT campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Mr Collier was allegedly shot and killed by Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev on April 18. Three people were killed and almost 264 were injured on April 15 in an apparent terrorist attack near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon, which prompted an intense manhunt for the two brothers. Nineteen-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found hiding in a boat in a backyard.

SWAT teams enter a suburban neighborhood to search an apartment for the remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, Massachusetts April 19, 2013. Police killed one suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing during a shootout and were engaged in a house-to-house search for a second man on Friday in the Boston suburb of Watertown after a bloody night of shooting and explosions in the city's streets.

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SWAT teams enter a suburban neighbourhood in the suburb of Watertown, Massachusetts to search an apartment for the remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings. Police killed one suspect during a shoot-out and were engaged in a house-to-house search for a second man on Friday after a night of shooting and explosions in the city’s streets.

US President Barack Obama and First Lady

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President Barack Obama heads to Boston to mourn victims of the Boston Marathon attacks. No arrests have been made in connection with Monday’s twin bombings near the finish line of the race, which sent metal fragments and nails into a crowd of runners and spectators, killing three people and wounding 180.

Miller, a Transit Police dog with the Massachusetts Transportation Authority Explosives Detection Unit, watches as commuters enter the subway system at Back Bay Station a day after two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 16, 2013. Two bombs packed with ball bearings tore through crowds near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and triggering  a massive hunt for those behind an attack the White House said would be treated as "an act of terror."

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Miller, a Transit Police dog, watches commuters at Back Bay Station a day after two explosions in Boston. Miller, a Transit Police dog with the Massachusetts Transportation Authority Explosives Detection Unit, watches as commuters enter the subway system at Back Bay Station a day after two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 16, 2013. 

Bill Iffrig, 78, lies on the ground as police officers react to a second explosion at the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Monday, April 15, 2013. Iffrig, of Lake Stevens, Wash., was running his third Boston Marathon and near the finish line when he was knocked down by one of two bomb blasts.

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Bill Iffrig, 78, lies on the ground as police officers react to a second explosion at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15 2013. Mr Iffrig, of Lake Stevens, Washington, was running his third Boston marathon and was near the finish line when he was knocked down by one of two bomb blasts.