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Two Marathon victims attend BC commencement

Liza Cherney and Brittany ­Loring were standing side-by-side at the Boston Marathon finish line when shrapnel tore through their bodies, leaving them hospitalized for days.

On Monday, the 29-year-old close friends, still with some visible wounds and bandages, came ­together once more to proudly walk across the stage to receive diplomas from Boston College’s Carroll Graduate School of Management.

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