Church bells ring out as Boston remembers bombings

The church bells rang out in Boston following a moment of silence honouring those affected by the marathon bombings a year ago today.

As an American flag was raised the crowd, including Vice President Joe Biden, sang the National Anthem.


'Man charged' after security alert at Boston Marathon vigil

Local reporters say a man has been charged after a security alert at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, one year after a deadly bombing there. Unattended backpacks were found and destroyed by a bomb squad.