| Jun 24, 2015
| 12:26 PM
Johanna Hantel of Malvern, injured in the Boston Marathon bombing two years ago, looked at the condemned murderer in court Wednesday and vowed, "If I have to crawl, I am going to continue running Boston each year … Because I will not let this...
| Jun 24, 2015
| 1:44 PM
An unidentified man was detained after he drove through a security barrier near the courthouse where Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was being sentenced, and police pulled a meat cleaver from his vehicle.
It happened at around 1 p.m....
| Jun 23, 2015
| 1:40 PM
Will he finally speak?
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have said he feels remorse for the deadly attack, but the public has never heard directly from him. When he is formally sentenced Wednesday to death, he will be given an...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 8:50 AM
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will get a chance to break his long silence when a judge formally imposes the death sentence recommended by a jury.
Tsarnaev's sentencing hearing is scheduled for Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Boston....
| Jun 14, 2015
| 11:30 AM
A friend who had dinner with the Boston Marathon bombers hours after the attack is to be sentenced this week for misleading investigators.
Khairullozhon Matanov (hy-ROO'-luh-zhahn MAH'-tuh-nahf) was a friend of Tamerlan Tsarnaev and an acquaintance of...
| Jun 19, 2015
A man who had dinner with the Boston Marathon bombers hours after the 2013 attack was sentenced Thursday to 2½ years in prison for misleading investigators by failing to disclose his contact with the brothers in the days after the bombings and deleting...
| May 28, 2015
| 9:52 AM
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be formally sentenced to death on June 24.
U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr. set the date on Thursday.
A jury determined earlier this month that Tsarnaev should get the death penalty in the 2013...
| May 24, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Without a definitive judicial ruling or other galvanizing event, a perennial American argument is ending. Capital punishment is withering away.
It is difficult to imagine moral reasoning that would support the conclusion that an injustice will be done...
| May 21, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The execution of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for his role in the Boston Marathon bombing — if it ever takes place — will quite possibly be the last of its kind, remembered as the last time the federal government put a person to death.
After a formal...
| May 18, 2015
| 2:18 PM
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's appeal of his death sentence is likely to focus on the judge's refusal to move the trial out of Boston and the prosecution's barrage of heartbreaking testimony from more than a dozen victims of the attack....
| May 19, 2015
| 9:23 AM
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be formally sentenced to death next month after at least 20 victims describe the impact the terror attack had on their lives.
Judge George O'Toole Jr. said during a status conference in federal court Tuesday...