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Boston Marathon Bombing

Stephen Silva (Transit PD photo)

Man Linked To Gun In MIT Officer’s Death Said ‘Bomber’ Was Best Friend

A man linked to a gun used to kill a university police officer days after the Boston Marathon bombings told police he smoked marijuana every day because, in his words, “my best friend was the bomber,” according to court documents.

07/23/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Closing Arguments Wednesday In Trial Of Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend

Federal prosecutors and defense attorneys have rested their cases in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

07/14/2014

Erin and Jeff hold their new daughter, Nora, on Monday. (Credit: Jeff Bauman-Facebook)

Marathon Bombing Survivor Jeff Bauman Becomes A Dad

The Bauman couple’s new daughter is named Nora.

07/14/2014

Andrew Dwinells testified that Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, his UMass Dartmouth roommate, acted normal after the attack. (WBZ-TV)

Roommate Testifies Marathon Bombing Suspect Acted Normal After Attack

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the Boston Marathon bombings, his former college roommate testified.

07/08/2014

Robel Phillipos (L), Azamat Tazhayakov (C),  Dias Kadyrbayev (R)

Some Legal Experts Question Charges Against Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Pals

Some defense attorneys and others are criticizing the extent to which federal prosecutors have charged Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s friends.

07/06/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Prosecutors Oppose Moving Marathon Bombing Trial

Federal prosecutors are opposing a defense request to move the November trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to Washington, D.C.

07/01/2014

State Police Bomb Squad with robot. (WBZ-TV)

Police Inundated With Suspicious Backpack Calls Since Marathon Bombings

Massachusetts State Police say they’re getting more calls than ever before to check possible explosives and suspicious items.

06/26/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (FBI photo)

Judge Allows Jury Records For Tsarnaev Defense

Defense attorneys want to determine whether racial imbalances have been corrected in the federal jury system.

06/26/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Marathon Bombing Suspect To Ask For Trial Move

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they plan to ask a judge to move his trial outside Boston.

06/11/2014

Azamat Tazhayakov, right, is the first of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friends to go to trial on charges of removing items from Tsarnaev's dorm room during the investigation.

Girlfriend Of Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend To Testify In Obstruction Trial

Lawyers say the girlfriend of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to testify against another friend during his trial on obstruction of justice charges.

06/10/2014

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