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  • In praise of those who stay

    In praise of those who stay
    Robert Holmes looks anguished in the photos — face tense, arms stiff — walking out of a Centennial, Colo., courtroom, where his son, James, is on trial for committing one of the most grisly mass shootings in American history. In a distant...
  • Woman in viral Boston Marathon kiss photo hears from mystery man's wife

    Woman in viral Boston Marathon kiss photo hears from mystery man's wife
    A woman who locked lips with a mystery man during the Boston Marathon has learned the man's identity after seeking him out, except it was his wife who replied, according to The Wellesley Townsman. Barbara Tatge's daughter dared her to kiss a handsome...
  • Boston Marathon bomber cries at federal death penalty trial

    Boston Marathon bomber cries at federal death penalty trial
    For the first time in court, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and cried as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday in his federal death penalty trial. Tsarnaev, 21, wiped tears from his eyes quickly...
  • Woman seeking man she kissed at Boston Marathon hears from his wife

    Woman seeking man she kissed at Boston Marathon hears from his wife
    A Tennessee woman searching for the stranger she kissed while running the Boston Marathon this year says she finally heard back — from the mystery man's wife. Barbara Tatge says her daughter had dared her to kiss a random, good-looking man as...
  • Nerves, Obstacles, Mountain Can't Halt His Proposal

    The closer Jonathan Williams drove to Mount Mitchell in North Carolina, the more obstacles were thrown in his path. Within a few miles of the mountain, his girlfriend had an asthma attack, and he was pulled over for speeding and issued a ticket. As he...
  • Jurors to deliberate for 2nd day in Boston Marathon trial

    Jurors to deliberate for 2nd day in Boston Marathon trial
    Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are set to resume deliberations for a second day in the first phase of his federal death penalty trial. The jury of seven women and five men began deliberations Tuesday on 30 federal...
  • Comedian Sarah Colonna talks about Las Vegas and playing blackjack

    Comedian Sarah Colonna talks about Las Vegas and playing blackjack
    Comedians Sarah Colonna and Iliza Shlesinger will take the stage in “Lipshtick — The Perfect Shade of Standup” on Saturday, May 2, at the Venetian. The standup stars share the stage at the Sands Showroom for one night only. New York...
  • Judge adjourns Boston bomber trial until Monday after juror gets ill

    Judge adjourns Boston bomber trial until Monday after juror gets ill
    The penalty phase of the trial of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was adjourned until Monday after one of the jurors came down with what the judge called a temporary illness. U.S. District Judge George A. O’Toole Jr. did not...
  • Germany foils suspected Boston-style attack, officials say

    German authorities foiled what they believe may have been an imminent Boston Marathon-style attack on a professional cycling race planned for Friday, seizing a cache of weapons, including a pipe bomb, and chemicals that can be used to make explosives in a...
  • Bomber's teacher: He 'always wanted to do the right thing'

    Bomber's teacher: He 'always wanted to do the right thing'
    As a child, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was quiet, hardworking and "always wanted to do the right thing," his third-grade teacher testified Wednesday to jurors who will decide whether he spends the rest of his life in prison or is sentenced...
  • Happy memories from the Boston Marathon [Letter]

    Editor: In the wake of all of the publicity about the Boston Marathon, I would like to post a happy memory. At half-way, a deafening gauntlet at Wellesley College, tough Newton hills, Boston College, UOB, Boylston, Brookline, Boston Marathon runners...