| 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...
| May 30, 2013
| 11:41 AM
MOSCOW -- The father of a man who was shot to death by the FBI while being questioned about his ties to a suspect in the the Boston Marathon bombings said Thursday that photographs of his son's bullet wounds suggest that he was "executed" by the FBI.
| 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...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Who was Ibragim Todashev?
Was he connected in a meaningful way to the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings? Did he play a role in the brutal murders of three people in Massachusetts who had their throats slashed?
Or was he, as his friends contend,...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:54 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Chechen immigrant was shot to death by authorities while being questioned in the Boston Marathon bombing case early Wednesday after he lunged at an FBI agent with a knife, officials said.
Ibragim Todashev, a 27-year-old...
| May 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The broad-daylight hacking death of a soldier in London this week was Britain’s Marathon Moment.
Like the twin bombings at the race finish line in Boston last month, Wednesday’s attack by two machete-wielding men spouting venomous threats to...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:49 AM
In the days and weeks after the Boston Marathon bombings, the National Rifle Association has repeatedly stated that many Bostonians who did not possess guns probably wished that they had them in their homes during the tense "shelter in place" manhunt....
| May 13, 2013
| 11:23 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A Saudi man was arrested at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after federal agents said he lied about why he was traveling with a pressure cooker, but his nephew said Monday that it was all a misunderstanding about a device he simply...
| May 8, 2013
If you're the child of an immigrant, like me, or perhaps an immigrant yourself brought here as a child, you know what it's like to have one foot planted in the old world and the other planted in the new, in this amazing, sometimes frighteningly free...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:43 PM
DOSWELL, Va. (WTVR) – The body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried in Doswell, according to a report from the Boston Globe.
“Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s burial was coordinated by a Virginia woman who heard...
| May 10, 2013
| 4:16 PM
I'm awash in readers' Grammar Police submissions, so it's time to start to catch up.
One reader's comment about an awkwardly ambiguous sentence — "Troopers are investigating after the body of a 21-year-old was found by a Delaware roadway" —...