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An fire in this Allston apartment killed a BU student in April 2013.  (Credit: Victor Darish)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 5/3

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

05/03/2013

Robel Phillipos (Image from YouTube)

Classmate Describes Arrest Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Friends As Surreal

A high school classmate of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Tsarnaev’s friend, Robel Phillipos, who was arrested in connection with the bombing, says the entire situation is surreal.

05/03/2013

Azamat Tazhayakov (left),  Dias Kadyrbayev (middle), and Robel Phillipos. (Images courtesy: vk.com and YouTube)

Police: Tsarnaev’s Friends Could Have Saved MIT Officer’s Life

If the US Attorney’s charges are true, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had a few crucial hours to help police track down the bombing suspects, and police officers say those hours could have saved a fellow officer’s life.

05/02/2013

A dog woke up residents inside this burning home in Watertown.

Watertown Family Credits Dog With Saving Them From Fire

A Watertown family that managed to escape from an overnight fire says if it weren’t for the dog, they may not have made it out alive.

05/02/2013

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

Watertown Manhunt: The Early Hours.

Click play to hear what the early WBZ NewsRadio 1030 coverage of the Watertown manhunt felt like.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/02/2013

Boston Firefighters high-five Little Leaguers in Dorchester. (Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

Boston-Area Little Leagues Hold Bittersweet Opening Ceremonies

Saturday’s opening ceremonies for a number of Boston-area Little Leagues were bittersweet in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/27/2013

Boat that bombing suspect hid in removed from Watertown. (Photo from Bernice Corpuz)

Authorities Move Boat That Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Hid In

The boat where marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was holed up has now been removed from a backyard in Watertown.

04/26/2013

FBI investigates discovery of fireworks in Watertown

Fireworks Found In Watertown Donation Bin

Federal agents responded to the Francis Food Mart in Watertown after suspicious items were found there Wednesday afternoon.

04/24/2013

Jimmy Caruso and Patrick Menton of the Watertown Fire Department.

Firefighters Recount Saving MBTA Officer During Watertown Gunfight

When officer Richard Donohue was shot in the gun battle with the Tsarnaev brothers early Friday morning, it did not take long for EMTs from the Watertown Fire Department to get the call.

04/24/2013

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)

Only One Gun Recovered From Tsarnaev Brothers Shootout In Watertown

Two U.S. officials say investigators in the Boston bombings have recovered only one handgun believed to have been used in a gun battle with police.

04/24/2013

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