BREAKING:  Police are investigating reports of explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.  The hotel that serves as the headquarters for the event is in a state of lockdown, as officials sort out the details.

The explosions happened about three hours after the finish of the marathon.

More to follow,

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-two-explosions-at-boston-marathon-finish-line-20130415,0,5849240.story

 

 

Boston Marathon explosion - chicagotribune.com.