Afternoon Cram: L.A. Runs For Boston


Dozens of Runners Held a Marathon To Honor Victims of the Attack on Boston This Morning
A moment of silence preceded the “Running for Boston” tribute.

Video Surveillance Leads Officials To Two Suspects in Boston Bombing
An arrest is reportedly imminent and a briefing is scheduled for 5 p.m. EST.

A Torrance Businessman In Critical Condition Following Boston Bombing
John Odom was watching his daughter run in the marathon when he was injured.

There’s a Bit of a Boom in Local Housing
The median sale price in March is the highest in four-and-a-half years.

Fairfax Theatre Projects Gets Unanimous Thumbs Up From City Council
Out with the art deco theater at Fairfax and Beverly and in with a mixed-use development.
[Curbed LA]

LAFD Chief To Reassign Firefighters From Engines To Ambulances
Officials say medical emergency calls continue to increase.

A Second L.A. Man Has Recently Died of Meningitis 
Downtown resident Rjay Spoon, 30, died of the illness in December.

Bomb Squad Called to UCLA To Check Out “Suspicious Item”
All seems well now.

Someone Sent Ricin To The White House and the Senate
A man is reportedly being questioned by police.