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Boston Marathon Bombings

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

Prosecutors Release Tsarnaev Note, Claim He Was Eager To Take Credit For Boston Marathon Bombings

Prosecutors released the full text of the note Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reportedly wrote on the wall of the boat in which he was hiding following a shootout with police in April.

05/21/2014

Audrea Gause in Boston Municipal Court, Aug. 2, 2013 (WBZ-TV)

Woman Gets Up To 3 Years In Prison For Stealing $480,000 From One Fund

A Troy, New York woman has been sentenced to 2½ to 3 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $480,000 from the One Fund.

05/20/2014

WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes accepts the Peabody Award along with Jonathan Elias and WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Joe Mathieu and Peter Casey. (Lisa Hughes/Twitter)

WBZ-TV & WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Accept Peabody Award In NYC

CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030 received a prestigious Peabody Award for Overall Excellence Monday, for their coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings and the week-long manhunt that followed.

05/19/2014

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

Text Messages Show Marathon Bombing Suspect Joking With Friend

Text messages show Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev joking with a friend not to text him hours after the FBI released Tsarnaev’s photo as a suspect in the deadly attack.

05/15/2014

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

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friends To Be Tried Separately In Mass.

Three college friends of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect will be tried separately, but those trials do not need to be moved out of Massachusetts, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

05/13/2014

Dias Kadyrbayev, Azamat Tazhayakov and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Judge Rules Tsarnaev Friends Can Wear Civilian Clothes In Court Prior To Their Trial

A federal judge has ruled friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can change into civilian clothes before jury selection and other hearings for their trial on obstruction of justice.

05/11/2014

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

Lawyers For Marathon Bombing Suspect Want To Block ‘Betrayal’ Argument

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say federal prosecutors shouldn’t be allowed to use his status as a new American citizen to argue that his alleged “betrayal” of the United States is one reason he should be put to death.

05/01/2014

Peter Stefan (WBZ-TV)

Funeral Home Owner Pens Book On Burial For Accused Marathon Bomber

A Worcester funeral home owner is planning to release a book on finding a burial plot for Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of two brothers accused in the Boston Marathon bombings. Bree Sison reports

04/26/2014

(WBZ-TV)

President Shares Thoughts On Boston Marathon With WBZ-TV’s Lisa Hughes

President Barack Obama talked with WBZ-TV’s Lisa Hughes in an exclusive interview one year after the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/21/2014

File of searches in Watertown from 4/19/13. (Photo by Mark Katic/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

One Year Later: Mass. Governor Has No Regrets About Lock Down Of Greater Boston

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says the decision to lock down much of greater Boston during the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombing was a “tough call” but one he’s glad that was made.

04/19/2014

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