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Dancer who lost leg in bombings will run Boston Marathon

Dancer who lost leg in bombings will run Boston Marathon

A professional ballroom dancer who lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombings says she's training to run this year's race: all 26.2 miles of it.

Adrianne Haslet-Davis said in an interview aired Tuesday on the Hallmark Channel that she'll run to help raise money and awareness for Limbs for Life, an Oklahoma City-based organization that provides prostheses to low-income amputees who can't afford an artificial limb.

Haslet-Davis lost her left leg below the knee in the April 2013 attacks, which killed three people and wounded more than 260 others.

She said she's up to 10 miles in training, using a carbon-fiber blade to help fulfill a promise she made to herself after the...

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