| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:47 AM
His accusers brandish a confession scribbled inside a boat during an intensive manhunt and a video they say shows him placing a backpack with a bomb a few feet from a little boy who died when it exploded seconds later.
His defenders bank on the story of...
| 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 28, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A U.S. jury on Tuesday found a college friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of lying to authorities in a terrorism investigation.
Robel Phillipos, 21, was charged with lying about having visited suspected bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm...
| 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,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:48 AM
A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber denied visiting the suspect's college dorm room three days after the deadly attack, but later admitted to the visit, an FBI agent who interviewed the man testified on Wednesday.
Robel Phillipos, 21, is on...
| 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...