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Soundbytes Of The Week: 5/3

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.


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Discarded Smoking Material Blamed For Allston Fire That Killed BU Student

A fire that claimed the life of a 22-year-old Boston University student on Sunday morning is being blamed on careless disposal of smoking material.


Binland Lee. (Photo courtesy: Beth Fertig / WNYC)

BU Student Killed In Allston Apartment Fire Identified

Binland Lee, 22, was a senior who was studying marine biology.


Lingzi Lu (Photo courtesy: Boston University)

Service Held For BU Grad Student Killed In Marathon Bombings

Speakers including Lu Lingzi’s father and her roommate say they will never forget the lightness she brought to their lives.


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BU Grad Student Killed In Boston Marathon Bombing

A Boston University grad student was killed when a bomb exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.


Head coach Jack Parker celebrates the 2009 championship with his BU hockey team. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sports Final: 1-on-1 With Retired BU Coach Jack Parker

WBZ-TV’s Steve Burton talks with retired Boston University coach Jack Parker on Sunday’s Sports Final.


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Parker, BU Defeat BC 6-3 In Hockey East, Will Face UMass-Lowell In Final

Danny O’Regan scored twice in the third period as Boston University rattled off five straight goals in a 6-3 win over rival Boston College Friday.


Robotic competition at Boston University

Robotics Competition Underway At Boston University

A robotics competition in Boston features technology built by teenagers that you have to see to believe.


Head coach Jack Parker celebrates the 2009 championship with his BU hockey team. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

After 40 Years At BU, Jack Parker Announces Retirement

After 40 seasons at the helm, Jack Parker retired as Boston University’s Men’s Hockey coach on Monday.