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  • The four lessons of the Boston Marathon bombing

    1 week ago

    It’s unusual, but one of the most crucial findings in a recently released inspector general’s report about the Boston Marathon Bombing actually focused on something that did not take place.         

    To be released on April 15, the first anniversary of the deadly events in Boston...

  • Accused Boston Marathon bomber pleads ‘not guilty’ to attack

    July 10, 2013 | 1:30 pm

    Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty to committing the worst mass-casualty attack on U.S. soil since 9/11, a crime that could bring the death penalty.

    The 19-year-old ethnic Chechen spoke clearly in court, repeatedly answering that he was "not...

  • Last of Boston Marathon bombing victims released from hospital

    June 3, 2013 | 1:38 pm

    The last person hospitalized with injuries from the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings was discharged on Monday, still facing a long recovery from the loss of her left leg and severe injuries to her right leg.

    Three people were killed and 264 injured, many losing legs, when two...

  • FBI says man shot dead while being questioned about Boston bombings

    May 22, 2013 | 10:46 am

    An FBI agent shot and killed a Florida man who turned violent while being questioned about the Boston Marathon bombings early on Wednesday, the bureau said.

    A friend of the dead man identified him as 27-year-old Ibragim Todashev of Orlando, a Chechen who had previously lived in...

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  • Letters to the Editor: Shavuot, Syria, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, more

    May 15, 2013 | 3:49 pm

    Mazel Tov on ‘Becoming Jewish’!

    Congratulations on a fine Shavuot cover story by Susan Freudenheim (“Becoming Jewish: Tales From the Mikveh,” May 10). Henceforth, I may well recommend it to conversion candidates who come to Judaism through our cross-denominational Bet Din. Her...

  • Body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber buried

    May 9, 2013 | 11:34 am

    The body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried and is no longer in the city of Worcester, Massachusetts, where it had been held at a funeral home, the Worcester Police Department said on Thursday.

    The police did not disclose where the body had been...

  • Boston bombing suspect’s family struggles to find burial site

    May 6, 2013 | 2:17 pm

    The body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev remained in limbo on Monday as his family searched for a cemetery that would accept him.

    Several Massachusetts cemeteries have refused to bury Tsarnaev and protesters have staked out the Worcester funeral home holding...

  • Burying Tamerlan Tsarnaev

    By Susan Esther Barnes

    May 6, 2013 | 11:01 am

    CNN and other media outlets have been reporting the difficulty Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s family is having as they try to find a place to bury his body.  Tsarnaev, of course, is the Boston Marathon bombing suspect who died after a firefight with law enforcement officers.

    Not only are...

  • Medical examiner keeps private how Boston bombing suspect died

    April 29, 2013 | 3:58 pm

    An autopsy on Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev determined precisely how he died after a bloody shootout with police but the results can't be made public until the body is claimed, a spokesman for the Massachusetts Medical Examiner said on Monday.

    FBI agents also...

  • Report: Tamerlan Tsarnaev sought ‘Protocols’ copy

    April 24, 2013 | 7:54 am

    Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the slain man suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombing with his younger brother, told a relative he was seeking a copy of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion.

    Elmirza Khozhugov, who was married for a time to Tsarnaev's sister, Ailina, told the...

  • Boston bomb suspect’s wife assisting probe, lawyer says

    April 23, 2013 | 2:07 pm

    The wife of the dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect is assisting authorities and in absolute shock that her husband and brother-in-law were accused of the deadly blasts, her lawyer said on Tuesday.

    "She cries a lot," attorney Amato DeLuca said of Katherine Russell, 24, an...

  • Did Tamerlan Tsarnaev kill his Jewish friends?

    Jewish Journal

    April 23, 2013 | 1:45 am

    Did Tamarlan Tsarnaev kill three of his Jewish friends?

    The Boston Globe is reporting that the former friends of the man assumed responsible for the Boston marathon bombings now wonder if Tamarlan Tsarnaev, who died after the bombings in a shootout with police,  was the...

  • Marathon bomb suspect eludes police, hunt shuts Boston down

    April 19, 2013 | 12:38 pm

    Black Hawk helicopters and heavily armed police descended on a Boston suburb Friday in a massive search for an ethnic Chechen suspected in the Boston Marathon bombings, hours after his brother was killed by police in a late-night shootout.

    The normally traffic-clogged streets of...

  • One suspect dead, another on the run in Boston bombings

    April 19, 2013 | 7:12 am

    Police killed one suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing in a shootout and mounted house-to-house searches for a second man on Friday, with much of the city under virtual lockdown after a bloody night of shooting and explosions in the streets.

    Authorities cordoned off a section...