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Security will be high at Marathon finish line

Spectators have been told not to bring backpacks or bulky bags with them near the Boston Marathon course this year.
Spectators have been told not to bring backpacks or bulky bags with them near the Boston Marathon course this year.Justine Hunt /Globe staff FILE 2004

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Boston police and city officials are finalizing plans to secure the last 2 miles of the contest, where huge crowds are expected to cheer on runners competing a year after the bombings.

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