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Boston's fire chief has resigned amid complaints from his subordinates that he failed to lead the department in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings.

As WBUR's Bruce Gellerman reports, Chief Steve Abraira's resignation comes just 18 months after he was hired.

This program aired on June 4, 2013.

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Bruce Gellerman is an award-winning journalist and senior correspondent, frequently covering science, business, technology and the environment.

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