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 »

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 »

Boston Bomber Suspect Indicted

(CNN) — A federal grand jury has indicted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings. The 30-counts accuse Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, and his brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, of using weapons of mass destruction and killing four people. Three people died in the marathon bombing. The brothers are also accused of killing an MIT campus … Continue reading »