Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Khairullozhon Matanov. (Facebook photo)

Tsarnaev Friend To Be Sentenced For Misleading Investigators

A friend who had dinner with the Boston Marathon bombers hours after the attack is to be sentenced this week for misleading investigators.


Robel Phillipos, and Azamat Tazhayakov. (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts)

Friends Of Boston Marathon Bomber Sentenced To Prison

Two friends of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were sentenced to serve at least three years in prison on Friday.


Dias Kadyrbayev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (Photo credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s College Pal Gets 6 Years In Prison

Dias Kadyrbayev apologized to the bombing victims and their families at his sentencing hearing.


Dic Donohue (WBZ-TV)

DA: MBTA Officer Dic Donohue ‘Likely’ Wounded By Friendly Fire In Watertown Shootout

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said Tuesday that MBTA police officer Dic Donahue was “likely” wounded by friendly fire in the April 2013 Watertown shootout.



Sentencing Date Set For Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

A formal sentencing date for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been set for June 24.


Dias Kadyrbayev in U.S. District Court, June 2, 2014. (Sketch by Jane Flavell Collins)

Prosecutors Seek 7 Years For Boston Marathon Bomber’s Friend

The family of a slain MIT police officer says a college friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might have prevented the officer’s death.


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Sentencing Set For June

Prosecutor William Weinreb told the judge that about 20 victims have asked to speak at the sentencing hearing.


The jury in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Keller @ Large: Marathon Bomber’s Death Sentence Not A ‘Blot’ On Boston

Jon says the New York Times doesn’t know very much about us.


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Will Death Make Tsarnaev A Martyr? Experts Say It Depends

Does putting Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death make him a martyr for the cause?


MIT Sgt. Richard Sullivan and Officer Sean Collier's stepfather Joe Rogers. (WBZ-TV)

Tsarnaev Death Penalty Verdict ‘Another Door Closed’ For Collier Family

Speaking at a fundraiser in memory of fallen MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, family members said they do not want to talk about the decision to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, but they are glad this phase is over.