| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing has been apprehended. Nineteen-year-old Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev was taken into police custody after a stand-off in Watertown, Mass. Friday evening (April 19)....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Boston Marathon bombing double amputee survivor Jeff Bauman met with NBC News' Brian Williams for his first television interview since the attack nearly three months ago that cost Bauman both of his legs above the knee. Bauman had been at the finish...
| May 1, 2013
The Boston Marathon bombing has brought out the xenophobes.
Often when America suffers some large, inexplicable tragedy, we want to blame "foreigners" and look for ways to fortify ourselves against them. It's more reassuring to believe that an evil lies...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:40 PM
Erika Brannock is still adjusting to life with new physical challenges after the Boston Marathon bombing, but she now has a fully accessible bathroom, thanks to renovations by the Freemasons of Maryland.
Brannock, whose left leg was amputated above the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:06 PM
The arrest of a Dzhokhar Tsarnaev following an intense manhunt that shut down Boston and surrounding areas on Friday generated a debate over whether the suspect should be treated like most other criminal defendants. Many called for authorities to label...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Rolling Stone editors have updated the publication's current article on alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with a statement explaining the reasoning behind using a cover photo of Tsarnaev that has drawn extensive criticism online and off. ...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:15 PM
The latest Rolling Stone cover, featuring the angelic face of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has managed to accomplish several things.
Not all of them are bad.
First, it has outraged a community still hurting from the explosion,...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is a monster, but that shouldn't restrict investigation into his beliefs that led up to the Boston Marathon bombing. This act of terrorism was abhorrent, but I don't fault Rolling Stone for doing an article on the subject, or for putting...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Two self-generated photos by two young men. One “looks” guilty. One “looks” innocent.
The power of images to shape or confuse our understanding of events has never been more apparent than in two hugely emotional cases that have...
| Apr 24, 2013
A terrorist attack is like a national Rorschach test. Everybody sees in it what they want — usually something that proves a point they've been making all along.
Even before the Tsarnaev brothers were identified as the perpetrators of the Boston...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The filmmaker behind “Innocence of Muslims,” which sparked rioting across the Muslim world, said the movie was wrongly blamed for leading to a lethal attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, in an...