Three Boston Bombers’ Friends Arrested

BOSTON, Mass. — The Boston Police Department has arrested three additional people in association with the Boston Marathon bombings. The department tweeted Wednesday morning, “Three additional suspects taken into custody in marathon bombing case. Details to follow.” All three are students at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. Authorities believe they were friends of the two suspects … Continue reading »

Local Expert Talks Chechnya Connections

ASHLAND, Ore. — Investigators are working to piece together the history and motives behind the two brothers accused in the Boston Marathon bombing. One local expert says a piece of that puzzle can be found over 6,000 miles away. Evidence suggests the Tsarnaev brothers are of Chechnyan-Muslim descent. While there is no indication that ethnicity … Continue reading »

Boston Bombing: Suspect In Custody

CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won. Suspect in custody. — Boston Police Dept. (@Boston_Police) April 20, 2013 [UPDATE 5:45 P.M.] Boston Police said on their Twitter account the suspect is in custody. Police say officers sweeping the area. Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the … Continue reading »