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Ibragim Todashev, shown in May 4, 2013 Orange County Corrections Department booking photo after his arrest for aggravated battery in Orlando. (AP Photo)

Man shot by FBI had ties to Boston bombing suspect

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Chechen immigrant shot to death in Florida after an altercation with an FBI agent implicated himself in a triple slaying that officials believe may have been connected to Boston Marathon […]

05/23/2013

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Boston Marathon invites stopped runners back

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon runners who were stopped on the course when bombs went off at the finish line will have a chance to come back and run again next year, race organizers said […]

05/16/2013

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Where notorious criminals have been buried

(The Associated Press) — Whether it’s a genocidal dictator or a gunman behind a mass shooting, debate often flares over where the notorious should be laid to rest. Concerns about gravesite vandalism, possible backlash from […]

05/06/2013

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Uncle having problem finding burial site for Tsarnaev

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — The uncle of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev is in Massachusetts to arrange for his nephew’s burial, saying he understands that “no one wants to associate their names with such […]

05/06/2013

The One Fund Boston 2013, official Massachusetts fund raising organization to help those affected by Boston Marathon terrorist attacks. (AP Photo)

Head of Boston Marathon bombing fund to meet victims

BOSTON (AP) — The administrator of a fund created to help people injured in the Boston Marathon bombings and the families of those who died in the attack plan to meet with victims next week […]

05/04/2013

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eBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals

(The Associated Press) – EBay says it is monitoring listings to ensure nobody uses the auction website to profit from the Boston Marathon bombings. Jonathan Resnick’s medal is for sale on the site and proceeds […]

05/01/2013

Katherine Russell Tsarnaev, widow of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, man identified by the FBI as suspect number 1 in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings (AP Photo)

Uncle: Family to claim Boston bomb suspect’s body

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Relatives of the deceased Boston Marathon bombing suspect will claim his body now that his wife has agreed to release it, an uncle said Tuesday.

04/30/2013

Federal Medical Center Devens in Massachusetts, where surviving Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been transferred after release from civilian hospital. (AP Photo)

Boston Marathon bombing suspect out of hospital

BOSTON (AP) — The surviving Boston Marathon bombings suspect has been released from a civilian hospital and transferred to a federal medical detention center in central Massachusetts. The U.S. Marshals Service said Friday that Dzhokhar […]

04/26/2013

The One Fund Boston 2013, official Massachusetts fund raising organization to help those affected by Boston Marathon terrorist attacks. (AP Photo)

Boston victims face huge bills; donations pour in

(AP) – Cost of amputating a leg? At least $20,000. Cost of an artificial leg? More than $50,000 for the most high-tech models. Cost of an amputee’s rehab? Often tens of thousands of dollars more. These are just a fraction of the medical expenses victims of the Boston Marathon bombing will face.

04/25/2013

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Marathon bombing suspects had been on welfare

BOSTON (AP) — The suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings killed in a shootout with police received welfare benefits from the state up until last year, when he became ineligible based on family income.

04/24/2013

This FBI photo of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, identified by the FBI as suspect number 1 in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, was killed during shootout with police in Watertown, Massachusetts. (AP Photo)

Body of Boston Marathon suspect still being held

BOSTON (AP) — The body of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev is still being held by the Massachusetts medical examiner. Tsarnaev died Friday after a gun battle with police. Authorities have said his brother ran over him as he fled.

04/24/2013

A moment of silence in honor of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing is observed on Boylston Street, Boston on April 22, 2013. (AP Photo)

Boston officials: Marathon bombs injured 264

BOSTON (AP) — Public health officials are now saying that 264 people sought treatment at hospitals for injuries sustained in the Boston Marathon bombings. Authorities had been saying that about 180 people were injured, but that was just victims hospitalized.

04/23/2013

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