University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

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Small Fla. city anxious to learn jackpot winner

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) — It could be an anxious wait of up to two months for people in a small Florida city to find out who won the highest Powerball jackpot in history: an estimated […]

05/20/2013

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Worcester police: Get suspect’s body out of city

BOSTON (AP) — The dispute over where to bury suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev escalated Wednesday as a Massachusetts police chief urged someone to step forward with a cemetery plot, saying: “We are not […]

05/08/2013

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Boston bomb suspect died of gunshots, blunt trauma

BOSTON (AP) — A suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings died from gunshot wounds and blunt trauma to his head and torso, a funeral director said Friday. Worcester funeral home owner Peter Stefan has 26-year-old […]

05/03/2013

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Boston bombing suspects considered July 4 attack

BOSTON (AP) — A mortuary familiar with Muslim services will handle funeral arrangements for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who died in a gunbattle with police after an intense manhunt, a funeral director said […]

05/03/2013

Official: Arrested student entered US without visa

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of three college students arrested Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombings case was allowed to return to the United States from Kazakhstan in January despite not having a valid student visa, […]

05/01/2013

US Department of Justice handout of evidence recovered on April 26, 2013 from a landfill in New Bedford, allegedly showing contents of backpack belonging to Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, image included in criminal complaint against Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayako. (AP Photo)

FBI: 3 removed backpack from Boston suspect’s room

BOSTON (AP) — Three college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arrested and accused Wednesday of removing a backpack containing fireworks emptied of gunpowder from Tsarnaev’s dorm room three days after the […]

05/01/2013

Devens Federal Medical Center in Massachusetts (AP Photo)

Boston suspect is moved; FBI searches landfill

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhohkar Tsarnaev was moved from a hospital to a federal prison medical center, while FBI agents searched for evidence Friday in a landfill near the college he was attending.

04/26/2013

These FBI photos show Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (l-r), brothers identified by the FBI as suspects number 1 and 2 in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. (AP Photo)

Officials: Boston bomb suspect read jihadist sites

(AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was an ardent reader of jihadist websites and extremist propaganda, adding another piece to the body of evidence that suggests the brothers were motivated by an anti-American, radical version of Islam.

04/23/2013

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (AP Photo)

UMass-Dartmouth remains closed amid investigation

DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth remains closed as law enforcement officials continue their investigation into a student suspected as the Boston Marathon bomber.

04/20/2013

oston Police Special Operations officers in armored tactical vehicle during manhunt for suspect in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, Watertown, Massachusetts (AP Photo)

Shots fired in Mass. as police seek bomb suspect

WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — Gunfire erupted Friday night amid the manhunt for the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, and police rushed into the Watertown neighborhood in a possible break in the case.

04/19/2013

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