Boston Marathon Bombings

FBI special agent and bomb expert Brian Corcoran  with one of the pressure cooker bombs, March 19, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

FBI Agent: Shrapnel From Bombs Thrown At Watertown Police Found Block Away

An FBI agent testifying in the Boston Marathon trial says shrapnel from the explosives the bombers hurled at police days after the 2013 attacks was found up to a block away.

03/19/2015

Pipe bomb used by Tsarnaev brothers in Watertown (WBZ-TV)

Homemade Explosives Shown To Jurors In Marathon Bombing Trial

Bombs made out of pipes and a Rubbermaid plastic container were shown to jurors on Wednesday.

03/18/2015

Patrick Moynihan gives fingerprint testimony on March 18. (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Prosecutor: DNA Shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Played Active Role In Officer Collier’s Death

Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial were shown two pipe bombs thrown at police as the Tsarnaev brothers attempted to flee police.

03/18/2015

Stephen Silva. (Photo courtesy: MBTA Police)

Tsarnaev Friend Says He Owned Gun Used To Kill MIT Police Officer

A close friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev testified Tuesday he gave a gun to the Boston Marathon bomber two months before the attack.

03/17/2015

The Tsarnaev  brothers taking aim and firing on the officers.  The red circle highlights the pressure cooker bomb that was used just moments after this photo was taken. (Photo courtesy: Andrew Kitzenberg)

Watertown Police Tell Jury About Gunfight With Marathon Bombers

Three police officers described their explosive confrontation with the Boston Marathon bombers Monday.

03/16/2015

The boat where Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found and captured in Watertown. (Photo credit: Massachusetts State Police)

Boston Marathon Bombing Jury Sees Boat Where Tsarnaev Captured

Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday visited the bullet-riddled boat in which he was captured.

03/16/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in court, March 12, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Moving Faster Than Expected

It had been expected to last three to four months, but is moving faster than anticipated, largely because the defense has not cross-examined many witnesses.

03/16/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in court, March 12, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Keller @ Large: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Is Pure Evil

The evidence I see so far suggests he knew exactly what he was doing.

03/13/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in court on March 12 (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Marathon Bombing Trial Jury Sees Carjacking Video, Autopsy Photos

Jurors were shown a dramatic video Thursday of a carjacking victim escaping from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his brother days after the attacks.

03/12/2015

MIT Police Officer Sean Collier was killed in his cruiser. (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

MIT Officers Testify About Night Sean Collier Was Killed

Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial watched never-before-released surveillance video Wednesday of what prosecutors say is the Tsarnaev brothers approaching and killing MIT Officer Sean Collier.

03/11/2015

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