| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:58 PM
A federal judge began the search for a jury in the Boston Marathon bombing case, holding two preliminary sessions with jury candidates Monday and asking defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to stand and present himself to those who may decide whether he lives or...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:38 AM
The 2013 Boston Marathon bombing will serve as the basis for a movie now in the works from actor Casey Affleck.
The planned film will be based on a book "Boston Strong," that chronicles the manhunt for the alleged bombers, according to a report in...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:56 AM
A friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted Tuesday of two counts of lying to the FBI and faces up to 16 years in prison for trying to thwart a federal terrorism investigation.
Robel Phillipos, 21, of Cambridge, Mass.,...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:02 PM
A jury deliberated for a second day on Wednesday over whether a friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect was too high on marijuana to have intentionally lied to investigators about his role in the aftermath of the 2013 attack.
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:29 AM
As many as 1,000 potential jurors may be called to fill out questionnaires that will eventually lead to the selection of a panel that will decide the fate of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, officials said Monday.
U.S. District Judge...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:37 AM
A friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect lied repeatedly to investigators before eventually confessing about his activities in the days after the attack, a federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.
Defense lawyers have argued that Robel Phillipos, 21,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:48 AM
A friend of a man accused of lying to investigators probing the Boston Marathon bombing urged him to tell the police "everything" he knew about the suspected bomber, a federal agent testified Tuesday. U.S. prosecutors contend that Robel Phillipos, 21,...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Within 48 hours of the Boston Marathon bombings, federal law enforcement officials had chased down more than 1,400 leads in the frantic race to learn who killed three people and injured more than 260 others, according to law enforcement records obtained...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The federal judge overseeing the case of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev agreed Wednesday evening to delay the trial start date for two months, but rejected a defense request to move the case out of the Boston area.
U.S. District Judge...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:30 AM
A 25-year-old man who describes himself as a performance artist will be arraigned Wednesday on charges in connection with a hoax bomb placed at the site where two bombs exploded last year at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three and...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Seeking a way to prevent violence like last year's deadly Boston Marathon bombing, an Islamic advocacy group Monday announced a plan aimed at helping U.S. mosques identify and reeducate radicals.
The Muslim Public Affairs Council — which long...