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US appeals court rules that trial of marathon bombing suspect can stay in Boston
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US appeals court rules that trial of marathon bombing suspect can stay in Boston

The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.

Boston Bomber on Rolling Stone cover: Outrageous or courageous?
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Boston Bomber on Rolling Stone cover: Outrageous or courageous?

If anything, the cover reminds us that for all our sophistication and profiling tools, we, just like Tsarnaev’s baffled friends, still aren’t that good at knowing what a terrorist looks like.

Was Rolling Stone cover of Boston bomber poor taste or good marketing?
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Was Rolling Stone cover of Boston bomber poor taste or good marketing?

There has been a lot of outrage over a new cover of the Rolling Stone that features Boston Bombing suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev.

No one wants to bury Boston bombing suspect
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No one wants to bury Boston bombing suspect

A funeral home director was scrambling to find a cemetery that would bury a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, ignoring protesters.

Gunshot wounds, blunt trauma led to Boston blast suspect's death
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Gunshot wounds, blunt trauma led to Boston blast suspect's death

A suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings died from gunshot wounds and blunt trauma to his head and torso, a funeral director said Friday.

Boston bombing suspects had planned attack for 4 July
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Boston bombing suspects had planned attack for 4 July

The Boston bomber mastermind Tamerlan Tsarnaev had planned to blow up the bomb on the 4 July, but preponed his plans as his pressure cooker bomb, which he had made in his own apartment, was ready much early.

Traces of female DNA found on bomb used in Boston blasts
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Traces of female DNA found on bomb used in Boston blasts

Investigators have discovered female DNA on one of the bombs used in the Boston Marathon attack but it may be premature to jump to conclusions about a female bomber.

'No gunfire, Boston bombings suspect was unarmed when caught'
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'No gunfire, Boston bombings suspect was unarmed when caught'

Authorities originally said they had exchanged gunfire with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for more than one hour Friday evening before they were able to subdue him.

Boston blasts: FBI looking into all aspects as Obama wants answers
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Boston blasts: FBI looking into all aspects as Obama wants answers

Three people died and more than 200 people were injured when two bombs went off in quick succession near the finish line of the Boston Marathon last week.

Boston bombers were angered by US wars in the Muslim world
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Boston bombers were angered by US wars in the Muslim world

As seen in the Boston bombing, the threat of homegrown terrorists in the US now rivals that of plots hatched overseas. The Tsarnaev brothers don’t appear to have been directed by a foreign terrorist organization.

From London, a huge group hug to Boston
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From London, a huge group hug to Boston

There are few sounds more deafening than that of 34,000 marathon runners falling completely silent, standing totally still, defiant in the face of terror.

Cops says Boston bombing suspects were planning more attacks
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Cops says Boston bombing suspects were planning more attacks

Authorities found many unexploded homemade bombs at the scene of the brothers' gun battle early Friday with police, along with more than 250 rounds of ammunition.

Boston bombing: How social media made a mess of Sunil Tripathi's name
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Boston bombing: How social media made a mess of Sunil Tripathi's name

As the erroneous reports about Tripathi continued to spread online, his family, huddled around their computers in Providence, Rhode Island, felt helpless as Internet users leveled accusation after accusation against their missing relative.

Live: Bombing suspect Dzhokar's Twitter account revealed, aunt claims he's innocent
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Live: Bombing suspect Dzhokar's Twitter account revealed, aunt claims he's innocent

Following a shooting in the MIT campus area, there has been a shootout reported in nearby Watertown. We track the latest updates.

Dzhokar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev: Brothers accused of the Boston marathon bombing
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Dzhokar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev: Brothers accused of the Boston marathon bombing

A brief profile of the two immigrants from Chechnya who are now prime suspects in carrying out the Boston marathon blasts.

Google's One Today app will let you donate $1 daily for a good cause
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Google's One Today app will let you donate $1 daily for a good cause

Being generous? There is an app for that! Google is testing its new app called One Today that “brings together people and nonprofits through the simple

Boston bombing suspects identified: Chechnyan, lived in US for at least a year
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Boston bombing suspects identified: Chechnyan, lived in US for at least a year

The suspects were identified as hailing from near Chechnya, which has been plagued by an Islamic insurgency stemming from separatist wars.

Images: Watertown under seige as police hunt Boston bombing suspects
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Images: Watertown under seige as police hunt Boston bombing suspects

Police officials killed one suspect and hunted another who are suspected to be involved in the Boston Marathon bombings.

One Boston blasts suspect dead; police ask residents to 'stay home'
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One Boston blasts suspect dead; police ask residents to 'stay home'

Hours earlier, police had released photos of the marathon bombing suspects and asked for the public's help finding them. A new photo of the suspect on the loose was released later showing him in a grey hoodie sweatshirt. It was taken at a 7-Eleven store in Cambridge, just across the Charles River from Boston.

FBI seeks Boston citizens' help to hunt down suspects
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FBI seeks Boston citizens' help to hunt down suspects

Hunting for the Boston marathon bombers, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released pictures and videos of two men with a direct appeal to the public to help them find the prime suspects.