Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Who did it and why? Those are two main questions facing federal authorities less than 24 hours after the deadly Boston Marathon bombings. Officials say three people died, including a child, while another 140 people were injured. As many as two unexploded bombs were found near the end of the course. The Pakistani Taliban have denied any role.
Many marathoners from the Tri-state were in Boston and witnessed the bombings. We'll hear from some who will share their ordeal on Sunrise.
There is a slight chance for severe thunderstorms later today. Byron says a strong system will push the cold front through the area later on Wednesday, leading to widespread showers and thunderstorms on Thursday. Torrential rainfall on the order of 1 to 3+ inches is likely by the end of the week.