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  • Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is sentenced to death

    Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is sentenced to death
    As merciless and putrid as surviving Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev acts were, our response to them should not be. By sentencing him to death to prove how seriously we take killing smacks of the worst kind of hypocrisy. Not to mention the...
  • The 30 counts against Boston Marathon bomber

    The 30 counts against Boston Marathon bomber
    A jury on Friday sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death. Last month, the same jury found Tsarnaev guilty of all 30 federal counts against him. Here are the charges: — Conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction resulting in...
  • Today's Headlines: Stopping a Train. Twain's Jump-Start.

    Hello. I'm Davan Maharaj, editor of the LosAngeles Times. A deadly train wreck revives a safety discussion, and some new rules in Santa Monica have the nation’s cities watching closely. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today....
  • Boston bombing jury finishes 1st full day of deliberations

     Boston bombing jury finishes 1st full day of deliberations
    Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have finished their first full day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. The federal jury must decide whether the 21-year-old Tsarnaev should be sentenced to death or life in...
  • Boston Marathon bombing jury deliberations done for the day

    Boston Marathon bombing jury deliberations done for the day
    Prosecutors and defense attorneys on Wednesday made their final appeals to the jury that will decide the fate of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as jurors began deliberating whether the Boston Marathon bomber should get life in prison or the death penalty. "The...
  • Tale of Verve a Preakness possibility

    Tale of Verve a Preakness possibility
    Trainer Dallas Stewart and owner Charles Fipke's decision on Tale of Verve's status for the 140th Preakness next Saturday at Pimlico Race Course likely will rest on their analysis of last Saturday's Kentucky Derby. "I talked with the owner last night,"...
  • Via officials: Dad behind viral Boston marathon letter accused of cheating in Lehigh Valley qualifier

    Via officials: Dad behind viral Boston marathon letter accused of cheating in Lehigh Valley qualifier
    The organizers of the Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon have asked the governing agency for U.S. track and field sports for help as they investigate cheating allegations against a Montgomery County man who ran in the 2014 race and later became the...
  • Around the Park: Severna Park senior runs the Boston Marathon

    Around the Park: Severna Park senior runs the Boston Marathon
    Adrenaline ran high at the start line Monday as Collin Altomari waited with teammates under overcast skies to realize his long-held dream of running in the Boston Marathon. As a member of Team MR8 2015, the Severna Park High School senior also raised...
  • Ex-in-law testifies from Kazakhstan in Boston Marathon trial

    Ex-in-law testifies from Kazakhstan in Boston Marathon trial
    A former brother-in-law of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev testified Wednesday from Kazakhstan about the role of a conservative Muslim convert who steered Tsarnaev's older brother toward a stricter version of Islam. Elmirza Khozhugov, the...
  • Boston defense focuses on Tsarnaev's troubled family

    Boston defense focuses on Tsarnaev's troubled family
    Close to wrapping up their case, defense lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev portrayed their client Tuesday as the product of a troubled and ailing Chechen father who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, and an angry,...
  • Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer points to family dysfunction

    Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer points to family dysfunction
    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers called a Russian historian and a psychiatrist to the stand Tuesday in a bid to save the Boston Marathon bomber from the death penalty by portraying him as the product of a dysfunctional family from a turbulent corner of the...