As events unfolded Thursday night into Friday, Boston Globe reporters, police, public officials, and ordinary citizens used the social media platform Twitter to tell the story in a dramatic, second-by-second account, sometimes with riveting, first-person details. The following is a collection of Globe and official tweets only, many pulled from the Globe’s live blog, beginning with the news of a shooting on the campus of MIT.
Marathon bombing manhunt as it unfolded in tweets
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