Posts tagged "boston marathon"

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: “I Am Sorry For The Lives I Have Taken”

He’s sorry. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally spoke publicly today about his role in the Boston Marathon bombing, admitting his guilt in court and apologizing to the victims and their families. “I…

Newser | June 24, 2015 - 5:45 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Boston Marathon Victim Engaged To Nurse

On April 15 of last year, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Three people were killed and almost 300 were injured. One of those injured…

Jessica Wakeman | December 17, 2013 - 1:40 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Jane Richard Sang The National Anthem At Fenway

On April 15th, Jane Richard was standing near the finish line of the Boston Marathon with her parents and brother when a bomb went off just feet from the family,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 14, 2013 - 1:40 pm

“Too Pretty To Be Guilty,” Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Fan Club Says

As 19-year-old Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev awaits trial, a legion of Americans — often teenage girls — has been furiously filling the Internet with fan club sites and support groups.

Huffington Post Weird News | May 16, 2013 - 11:50 am

Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s Widow, Katherine Russell, Still Under Scrutiny

Investigators say DNA found on a fragment of one of the Boston bombs is not a match with samples taken from the widow of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, reports NBC News. But that…

Newser | May 5, 2013 - 11:30 am

3 Students Arrested In Boston Bombing

Federal authorities arrested three college students today in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings, the Boston Globe reports. The BPD’s official Twitter account identified them as “suspects,” and added that there was no public…

Newser | May 1, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Dance Teacher Who Lost Foot In Boston Bombing Sounds Like A Total Badass

As more stories about the victims of the Boston bombings last week are revealed by the media, it is clear that each and every person is so deserving of not…

The Gloss | April 25, 2013 - 12:50 pm

Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s Wife Katherine Russell: What We Know About the Alleged Bomber’s Widow

While suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev awaits questioning in a Cambridge hospital, the focus is turning to the wife of Tamerlan Tsarnaev. It’s hard to believe, but Tamerlan was a…

The Stir | April 22, 2013 - 2:50 pm

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Awake, Answering Questions In Writing

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has regained consciousness and has been giving investigators written answers to questions, law enforcement sources tell ABC, though it’s unclear if he’s actually saying anything useful yet. Sources tell Fox…

Newser | April 22, 2013 - 12:50 pm

Uncle Ruslan Tsarni Gets Memed

Ruslan Tsarni, the uncle of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, gained nationwide attention for his heartbreakingly gruff and shout-y declaration to reporters that the brothers were “losers”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 20, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Amy Poehler Sends Love To Boston In Latest “Ask Amy” Video

Amy Poehler’s awesome “Ask Amy” advice series takes a more somber turn in this week’s episode, in which she addresses how we can better cope with all the violent images…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 20, 2013 - 9:00 am

Police Have Surrounded A House In Watertown, MA [UPDATED]

UPDATE (8:43 p.m. EST): MSNBC is reporting that the suspect is alive and in custody. They’ve requested a medic and the suspect was read his Miranda rights. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2013 - 7:51 pm

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Twitter Reveals Suspect Was “Stress Free” In Aftermath Of Boston Marathon Bombing

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s confirmed Twitter account, @J_tsar, paints a strange picture of the suspect’s mindset in the aftermath of Monday’s bombing in Boston. Shortly after 7 p.m. EST the day of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Uncle Ruslan Tsarni Speaks To Reporters About The Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

Guys, meet Ruslan Tsarni, uncle to brothers Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who are suspected of committing the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday. Tsarni spoke to the media about his nephews, who…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2013 - 12:20 pm

City Of Boston On Lockdown As Police Hunt For Second Suspect In Marathon Bombing

Soooo, while you were sleeping, the search for the person or persons who committed Monday’s bombing at the Boston Marathon went into overdrive. A brief recap: yesterday, police released surveillance…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2013 - 9:00 am

8 Little Ways To Deal With This Scary, Awful, Crappy Week

First there was the horrific attack at the Boston Marathon, followed closely by news of multiple poison-laced letters sent to Washington, DC. Yesterday, we saw the Senate ignore the pleas

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 18, 2013 - 3:00 pm

New York Yankees Pay Tribute To Boston With “Sweet Caroline”

Well, this is lovely. During last night’s game, the New York Yankees baseball organization and their fans put aside their decades-long rivalry with the city of Boston and the Red…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2013 - 2:20 pm

Breaking News: AP Reports That Suspect In Boston Marathon Bombing Identified, Arrest Imminent

A number of news sources are reporting that police have been able to identify a possible suspect in the Boston Marathon attack, based on surveillance footage from a nearby Lord…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Boston Marathon Bombing: Sports Illustrated Pays Tribute & More On The Ongoing Investigation

The cover of Sports Illustrated pays tribute to the first responders at yesterday’s marathon. [Mashable]
Based on the average completion time of last year’s Boston Marathon runners, there’s reason to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 16, 2013 - 5:00 pm