Terror in Boston: Boston Marathon Explosions

Terror in Boston: Boston Marathon Explosions

Three Dead, Hundreds Injured After Explosions Near Marathon Finish

Apr 16, 2014

Rice Cooker Triggers Boston Scare, Man in Custody

Rice Cooker Triggers Boston Scare, Man in Custody

One of two unattended backpacks found and detonated by police Tuesday near the Boston Marathon finish line was left by a New England Cable News crew while the other was likely a hoax act by a man who is now...

Apr 15, 2014

Terror Trial: Lawyers Mull Accused Bomber's Defense

Terror Trial: Lawyers Mull Accused Bomber's Defense

As Boston grapples with the wounds left one year ago by twin bombings that tore through the finish line of its marathon, lawyers for the man accused of detonating them are grappling with how to defend one of the...

Apr 9, 2014

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Wed

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Wed

A couple who were injured in the Boston Marathon bombings wed on Friday after months of recovery. Cheers erupted as Rebekah Gregory and Pete DiMartino walked down the aisle on a 19th-century estate in North...

Apr 9, 2014

Hunt for Boston Bomber Showed Policing "Fault Lines": Study

Hunt for Boston Bomber Showed Policing "Fault Lines": Study

The search for the suspects in last year's Boston Marathon bomb attack exposed some "fault lines" in coordinating law enforcement at the federal, state and local levels, according to a study released Thursday.

Apr 9, 2014

Lawyers Say FBI Wanted Marathon Suspect as Informant

Lawyers Say FBI Wanted Marathon Suspect as Informant

Lawyers for Boston Marathon suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Friday that repeated contacts by the FBI were among "precipitating events" leading up to the bombings, NBC News reported.

Apr 9, 2014

Russia Warned U.S. Tsarnaev Was Violent Radical

Russia Warned U.S. Tsarnaev Was Violent Radical

The Russian government warned U.S. authorities that Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was a violent radical Islamist more than a year and a half before the bombing last year, but authorities...

Apr 9, 2014

Prosecutor: Shooting of Boston Bomber’s Friend Justified

Prosecutor: Shooting of Boston Bomber’s Friend Justified

The FBI’s fatal shooting of a close friend of one of the suspected Boston Marathon bombers was justified, a Florida prosecutor’s report found.

Apr 9, 2014

FBI Agent Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Todashev

FBI Agent Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Todashev

Prosecutors from Florida and the U.S. Justice Department have cleared an FBI who shot and killed a man he was questioning about last year's bombings at the Boston Marathon, according to officials familiar...

Apr 9, 2014

Feds: Tsarnaev Looking at Autopsy Photos Will "Violate" Victims

Feds: Tsarnaev Looking at Autopsy Photos Will "Violate" Victims

Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to block Boston Marathon bombing defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from looking at any autopsy photos of his four alleged victims, reported NBC News.

Nov 12, 2013

Prosecutors Mull Death Penalty for Boston Bombing Suspect

Prosecutors Mull Death Penalty for Boston Bombing Suspect

Boston prosecutors plan to tell Attorney General Eric Holder this week whether they want him to seek the death penalty for the 20-year-old when he goes on trial next year, they said at a status hearing Tuesday....

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Two explosions tore through the crowd near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, killing three people and injuring more than 175 in what President Obama called an act of terror. Check here for continuing coverage of the incident and investigation.

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