Running towards the bombs
  • US
  • April 20, 2013, 07:00

Fifteen years ago, on a summer’s day that didn’t feel like a summer’s day, my wife and I were walking with our young sons on the promenade in B(...)

Martin Richard, who was killed in the Boston Marathon attacks, is shown in this undated family handout photo released today. Photograph: Courtesy of Bill Richard
'My dear son Martin has died'
  • US
  • April 16, 2013, 20:09

An eight-year-old boy was killed in the Boston Marathon bombings as he waited for his father to finish the race. Martin Richard, from Dor(...)