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  • After snow days, jury selection resumes in Boston Marathon trial with more questioning

    More prospective jurors were questioned Wednesday in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after a two-day delay because of a snowstorm. Tsarnaev is charged in the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260....
  • Northeast winter storm buries New England; Boston transit halted

    Northeast winter storm buries New England; Boston transit halted
    A relentless storm that dumped more than two feet of snow on some parts of New England was finally expected to wind down Tuesday but not before bringing the Boston-area public transit system to its knees and forcing some communities to consider dumping...
  • Prospective juror in Tsarnaev trial cites image of backpack

    Prospective juror in Tsarnaev trial cites image of backpack
    As a judge questioned prospective jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Friday, one woman described her struggle to try to push aside a haunting image. "The image of him putting the backpack behind that little boy,"...
  • Jury selection resumes in Boston bombing case after request for delay

    Defense lawyers for accused marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev urged a federal appeals court Thursday to move the case out of Boston, saying local residents are too connected to the case to give their client a fair trial. Government prosecutors, however,...
  • Trial venue change, as sought in Boston Marathon case, is rare

    Trial venue change, as sought in Boston Marathon case, is rare
    Defendants in high-profile criminal cases often look to move their trials to another county or state as a way of improving the odds of finding jurors who are not already inclined to believing they are guilty. The most recent case in point: Dzhokhar...
  • Lawyers ask U.S. appeals court to move Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Lawyers ask U.S. appeals court to move Boston Marathon bombing trial
    A lawyer for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pressed a federal appeals court Thursday to move his trial out of Massachusetts, citing "saturation publicity" about the case and the large number of people in the state who were personally...
  • Prosecutors to appeals court: Don't move Boston bombing case

    Prosecutors urged a federal appeals court Tuesday to reject a bid to move the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev out of Massachusetts, arguing that more than 50 fair and impartial jurors have already been found. In a written...
  • Things to know about the Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Picking a jury in a high-profile death penalty trial takes time, especially when a succession of powerful snowstorms forces repeated delays. So it goes in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Since a judge began questioning...
  • Nation and world news briefs

    NATION Not content just to torture New England with blizzard after blizzard, Mother Nature is expected to unleash heavy snow and uncharacteristically bitter cold on the Midwest, the South and the East this week. The governors of Virginia and North...
  • Judge in Boston bombing case says he is close to forming a jury pool

    Judge in Boston bombing case says he is close to forming a jury pool
    The federal judge in the Boston Marathon bombing case says he has found 54 of the 70 people needed for a suitable jury pool, and a court official predicted testimony would begin in the “near future." But defense lawyers for bombing suspect...
  • Traces of sympathy seen for Boston Marathon bombing suspect

    Many prospective jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have expressed anger over the attack and compassion for the people who were killed and injured in the explosions. But on Friday, traces of sympathy for Tsarnaev...