Our hearts are with the people of Boston today. In case you haven't heard, specific cities in the state are on lockdown right now after this happened late last night and early this morning:
We're sad because we're here in New York and there's only so much we can do, you know? But like everyone else, we're keeping close to our Twitter feeds today for up-to-the-minute breaking news about the situation. Are you doing the same? Here's a few Twitter accounts to follow who are posting tons of helpful info on what's going down, as well as a live stream that you should watch all day long:
— Boston Police Dept. (@Boston_Police) April 19, 2013
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) April 19, 2013
BREAKING: Father of Boston bombing suspect says son is accomplished medical student and 'a true angel'.
— The Associated Press (@AP) April 19, 2013
John Kerry: "I think it’s fair to say this entire week we’ve been in pretty direct confrontation with evil," @bostonglobe reports.
— Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) April 19, 2013
— NBC News (@NBCNews) April 19, 2013
REMINDER: Boston PD are asking all not to tweet or post any information from their scanners.
— BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) April 19, 2013
Update: Taxi service in Boston has been restored, police say.
— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 19, 2013
Which of these accounts are you following on Twitter? What's going through your mind as this crazy story keeps developing? Tweet us @OKMagazine.