Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Begins

BOSTON, Mass. (CNN) — Jury selection is set to begin Monday in the trial of the man accused of bombing the Boston Marathon. According to prosecutors, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plotted with his brother to carry out the deadly attacks. On April 13th, 2013, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the famous foot-race. Three people … Continue reading »

Arrest Made in Boston Marathon Bombing

(CNN) — The U.S. Attorney’s office in Massachusetts announced today another arrest connected to last year’s Boston marathon bombings. 23-year old Khairullozhon Matanov was arrested and charged with one county of destroying, altering or falsifying information related to a Federal investigation. Officials said the charge was related to information on his computer. He’s also charged … Continue reading »

Death Penalty Sought for Tsarnaev

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, Attorney General Eric Holder cleared the way for federal prosecutors to seek the death penalty against Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. 3 people were killed and hundreds injured when the two bombs exploded at the finish line. The other suspected bomber Tamerlin Tsarnaev died in shootout with police. Seventeen … Continue reading »

Prosthetic Advancements May Help Victims

MEDFORD, Ore. — Trauma surgeons and doctors at Boston hospitals are treating dozens of patients following Monday’s marathon bombing. Many are being treated for amputated limbs. A local prosthetic manufacturer says most of those patients will return to full function. At the workshop of Spectrum Orthopedics and Prosthetics, they build and custom fit prosthetics right … Continue reading »