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Boston Marathon Bombing (2013)

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  • In the Tsarnaev case, a bum rap against Holder on the death penalty

    Is Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. a coward because he decided to seek the death penalty for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev? That’s the charge leveled by Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen. Noting that Holder is personally...
  • Boston Marathon bombings: The death penalty still isn't appropriate

    Boston Marathon bombings: The death penalty still isn't appropriate
    It was a horrendous attack. Two bombs left in backpacks near the finish line of the annual Boston Marathon exploded on April 15, killing three people and injuring an astounding 264 others — many of whom, including children, lost limbs and suffered...
  • Rose Parade, Rose Bowl game security measures beefed up in Pasadena

    Rose Parade, Rose Bowl game security measures beefed up in Pasadena
    In the wake of national tragedies like the Boston Marathon bombing, Pasadena police and fire officials said they are stepping up security for the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl game. The Pasadena Police Department said it will use...
  • Boston Marathon victims pay it forward with new charities

    Boston Marathon victims pay it forward with new charities
    Tens of thousands of people donated money to the One Fund, the charity created by officials after the Boston Marathon bombings. Victims received get-well cards from around the country, as well as flowers and notes of encouragement from total strangers....
  • In one Colorado town, it's open season on drones

    In one Colorado town, it's open season on drones
    Wearing a black duster and a black cowboy hat, Phil Steel walked to the front of the meeting room armed with a Nerf gun and a smile. The U.S. Army veteran was there to pitch his big idea: an ordinance that would legalize and regulate drone hunting...
  • For many Boston Marathon survivors, daily struggles continue

    For many Boston Marathon survivors, daily struggles continue
    She'd raised five children by herself, and Liz Norden was ready for the empty nest. Two of her daughters, 24 and 26, still lived with her, but they were barely home and busy with their own lives, so Norden, 51, talkative and cheery, was beginning to...
  • Terrorist threat to Olympics called hoax, still adds to Sochi tension

    Terrorist threat to Olympics called hoax, still adds to Sochi tension
    U.S. and European national teams headed to the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, have received emailed threats of terrorist strikes on their athletes and supporters if they participate in the high-profile event that is Russian President Vladimir...
  • Boston Marathon duo Carlos and Jeff to attend State of Union

    Boston Marathon duo Carlos and Jeff to attend State of Union
    A bond that began in the bloody carnage of the Boston Marathon bombings last April will take former South Florida resident Carlos Arredondo and double amputee Jeff Bauman to first lady Michelle Obama's VIP box at President Barack Obama's annual State of...
  • Time to retire the State of the Union shout-out

    When he delivers his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama will be abiding by Article II, Section 3 of the Constitution, which says: "He shall from time to time give to the Congress information of the state of the union, and...
  • 33 cops killed by gunfire in 2013, the lowest number since 1887

    33 cops killed by gunfire in 2013, the lowest number since 1887
    In 2013, some of the year's biggest headlines involved cop killers. There was MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, who authorities said was shot and killed by the Tsarnaev brothers after the Boston Marathon bombings in April. There was Christopher Dorner'...
  • Government to seek death penalty for Boston Marathon bombing suspect

    WASHINGTON -- Federal prosecutors announced today they will seek the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in connection with last year’s Boston Marathon bombing, saying in federal court papers that the attack that killed three people and injured...
  • Russell Westbrook out until All-Star break after knee surgery

    Russell Westbrook out until All-Star break after knee surgery
    Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook had surgery on his right knee Friday and will be out through the All-Star break. "Russell has been playing pain free, but recently had experienced increased swelling," Thunder General Manager Sam Presti said. "After...