Boston bomber: Not enough minorities in jury pool

2015-02-26 17:16

Lawyers for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect have asked a judge to dismiss the indictment against their client, saying there aren't enough minorities and younger people in the jury pool.

Boston bomber’s defence to focus on dead brother

2015-02-02 11:41

The best chance to save the life of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might be to put his dead brother on trial.

Mom seeks answers at Boston bombing trial over injured sons

2015-01-03 14:05

With two sons maimed in a blast, a 52-year-old American mother says the marathon destroyed her life, and she won't miss the proceedings when the trial of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev begins.

Judge delays Boston bomber trial

2014-09-25 11:33

A judge has granted a two-month trial delay for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, but denied a defence request to move his trial from Boston.

Marathon suspect's friend guilty of impeding probe

2014-07-21 21:17

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been convicted of impeding the investigation into the bombing.

Boston bomb suspect expected to die

2014-06-03 20:55

Prosecutors say the Boston marathon bombing suspect has told his mother he didn't expect to live.

Boston bomber's friend suspected

2014-05-16 13:02

A friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took a backpack and laptop from the suspect's dorm room, then threw them away after he suspected Tsarnaev carried out the attack.

Boston bombing victims remembered, one year on

2014-04-15 11:25

One year after the deadly Boston Marathon bombings, the north-eastern US city will pay solemn tribute to the victims of the attack.

Policing 'fault lines' exposed after Boston bomb

2014-04-03 12:05

A study has revealed that the manhunt for the perpetrators of last year's Boston Marathon bomb attack exposed some "fault lines" in co-ordinating law enforcement at various levels.

Outrage over new Rolling Stone cover

2013-07-17 11:28

Rolling Stone's decision to put the accused Boston Marathon bomber on the cover of its latest issue ignited a firestorm of outrage.


Boston bombing jury selection almost completed

2015-02-04 10:22

Jury selection could be completed by the end of next week in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Boston bombing: Suspect’s family quiet

2015-01-05 14:15

The family of Boston marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is keeping a low profile as he goes on trial for the dramatic attack in which three people died.

Boston bomber in court for 1st time since 2013

2014-12-18 20:33

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has returned to court for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013.

Boston suspect's sister charged in NY bomb threat

2014-08-28 12:47

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister was arrested on suspicion she threatened to bomb a woman who previously had a romantic relationship with her boyfriend.

Prosecutors: Friend wanted to help Boston bomber

2014-07-16 16:11

US prosecutors have said that a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber charged with obstructing justice by removing evidence from the suspect's dorm room did so to protect his friend.

Boston bombs made with Christmas-light fuses

2014-05-23 09:02

The twin bombs that went off at the Boston Marathon last year were made using improvised fuses from Christmas lights and detonators constructed from model car parts, US prosecutors say.

Boston bomb suspect challenges death penalty

2014-05-09 07:51

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have asked a US court to rule out capital punishment for their client, after last month's botched execution of a US inmate.

Russia withheld intel on Boston bombing suspect

2014-04-10 12:56

Russia declined to provide the FBI with information about one of the Boston marathon bombing suspects two years before the attack, The New York Times reports

Lawyers for Boston bomber ask for more time

2014-02-12 16:39

Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber will ask a federal judge to give them until at least September 2015 to prepare for his trial on charges related to the mass-casualty attack.

Tsarnaev's coach seeks 'spark of humanity'

2013-07-11 12:02

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's wrestling coach says he was hoping that his attendance of the teenagers' court appearance would reignite a 'spark of humanity' in the young Chechen.

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