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  • Crazy legs? Uzo Aduba runs Boston Marathon for cancer funds

    There's nothing crazy about Uzo Aduba's latest endeavor. The actress who plays Crazy Eyes on "Orange is the New Black" is preparing to run the Boston Marathon to raise money for cancer research. The April 20 race will be Aduba's second marathon. Her...
  • A look at the jury in the Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Here's a look at the 12 jurors deliberating in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: —Juror No. 35: male, works for the Massachusetts Department of Energy. —Juror No. 41: female, works as an executive...
  • Jurors to begin deliberating charges against marathon bomber

    Jurors to begin deliberating charges against marathon bomber
    Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are set to begin deliberations after prosecutors and his lawyers told them Tsarnaev must be held accountable for participating in the 2013 attack. Deliberations are expected to begin...
  • Prosecutor: Boston Marathon bomber wanted to terrorize US

    As he planted a backpack containing a bomb near a group of children, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made a coldblooded decision aimed at punishing America for its wars in Muslim countries, a federal prosecutor told the jury during closing...
  • Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent

    Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent
    NEW HAVEN — For the second time since his arrest in connection with the 2010 fatal shooting of a Yale School of Medicine physician, Dr. Lishan Wang was declared incompetent for trial Monday and ordered transferred to the state's psychiatric hospital...
  • Bishops say Tsarnaev should not receive death penalty

    Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley and fellow Massachusetts Roman Catholic bishops said Monday it would be against the church's teaching to apply the death penalty to Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. "The defendant in this case has been neutralized...
  • Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial
    A prosecutor has told a jury that Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev targeted men, women and children at the marathon because he wanted to terrorize the United States on a day when the eyes of the world would be on Boston. Assistant U.S....
  • Scholarships presented in honor of Boston Marathon victim

    A ceremony is being held at the University of Massachusetts-Boston to announce the first two recipients of a scholarship named for one of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. The Krystle Campbell Scholarship will be awarded on campus Monday by...
  • Defense attorney in Boston bombing may be facing her stiffest challenge yet

    Defense attorney in Boston bombing may be facing her stiffest challenge yet
    She's the attorney who helped spare the Unabomber from the death penalty, though Ted Kaczynski never forgave her for trying to make him look insane. She saved Susan Smith's life, too, by convincing jurors that the vilified South Carolina mother who...
  • Boston Marathon bombing police response criticized in government report

    Boston Marathon bombing police response criticized in government report
    Some police officers involved in tracking down the Boston Marathon bombers days after the attacks showed a lack of "weapons discipline" during a firefight with the brothers and in the eventual capture of one of them, resulting in dangerous crossfire,...
  • Runner's art recaptures Boston Marathon's joy and whimsy

    With her running shoes and her paintbrush, Hope Phelan is trying to recapture the joy and whimsy of the Boston Marathon. An artist and a competitive distance runner, Phelan has created a series of paintings that celebrate the race — and...