| May 17, 2015
| 7:00 AM
At 21, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is about to become the youngest, most notorious inmate on federal death row.
After convicting the Russian immigrant last month in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, a jury on Friday voted to sentence him to death for his role in...
| May 16, 2015
| 3:44 AM
The death sentence jurors imposed on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sets the stage for what could be the nation's first execution of a terrorist in the post-9/11 era, though the case is likely to go through years of appeals.
In weighing the...
| May 15, 2015
| 8:17 PM
BOSTON (AP) — A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother.
Tsarnaev, 21, stood with his hands folded,...
| May 15, 2015
| 4:17 PM
BOSTON — A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother.
Tsarnaev, 21, stood with his hands folded, his...
| May 15, 2015
| 2:54 PM
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...
| May 14, 2015
| 2:57 PM
In its first full day of deliberations Thursday, the Boston Marathon bombing jury asked the judge two questions as it debated a punishment for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a sign of how difficult its work might be.
Jurors sent a note to Judge George A. O’...
| May 13, 2015
| 3:14 PM
Patriots Park, nestled in a south Allentown neighborhood, has been a place where special memories have been made for 62 years.
In fact on Thursday night, two more championship softball games will be played at the place affectionately known as Pates....
| May 11, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who for two years has not spoken a word of remorse for the Boston Marathon bombing, privately told a well-known Catholic nun that “no one deserves to suffer” as victims of the attack did, the nun testified Monday.
| May 8, 2015
| 1:12 PM
BRIDGEPORT (AP) — A Connecticut man won't serve prison time for making harassing calls to Newtown schools claiming the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was fabricated.
Thirty-year-old Timothy Rogalski of Wallingford received a...
| May 7, 2015
| 3:25 PM
After all the customers had left the stores, after most of the employees had gone home, Orland Park police invaded Orland Square Mall last Sunday night in what is known as an "active shooter drill."
"The reality is that the sort of thing we're trying to...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 2:08 PM
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...