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Flash Flood Warning posted for south central Monroe County and Ontario County until 12:45 PM.

Flood Watch is posted for all of WNY until 5:00 PM tonight.

This storm has the potential to produce locally heavy rainfall across WNY, with 2-3 inches of rain possible in some locations where heavy rainfall persists.

 

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Boston marathon bombing victims speak at graduation

Boston (AP) -- Two Boston Marathon spectators who became symbols of courage after last year's bombing have teamed up for a graduation speech and beamed with pride after receiving honorary degrees.

Jeff Bauman (BOW'-man) lost his legs in the attack. He told graduates at Fisher College in Boston on Saturday to keep moving forward and seize the opportunities that lie ahead.

Carlos Arredondo helped save Bauman's life that day and stressed the importance of community and teamwork.

Arredondo was passing out American flags when two bombs went off near the finish line. He ran to Bauman and helped rush him to an ambulance. An Associated Press photograph captured that moment.

Bauman later helped authorities identify the suspects.

The pair never graduated from college and appeared overjoyed to receive their honorary diplomas.

 

 
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