Reactions from Gov. Deval Patrick, U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz and others.
This is the U.S. government’s notice of intent to seek the death penalty in the Boston Marathon bombing case.
BOSTON — Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision to press for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s execution instantly raises the stakes in what could be one of the most wrenching trials the city has ever seen.
WASHINGTON — Two survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing and an openly gay NBA player are among the guests who will sit with first lady Michelle Obama Tuesday when President Barack Obama delivers the annual State of the Union address.
BOSTON — A congressional committee’s investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings has reinforced that the biggest threat to the U.S. and other countries is the radicalization of homegrown terrorists, U.S. Rep. William Keating said Monday.
BOSTON — Three of the bombing suspects face charges of hindering the investigation into the attack.
Questions still remain in Ibragim Todashev’s shooting — from the FBI’s use of deadly force to changing descriptions of Todashev’s alleged weapon.
BOSTON — On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge George O’Toole Jr. vacated the Feb. 28 deadline. He didn’t immediately set a new deadline.
BOSTON — In May 2013 a FBI agent fatally shot Ibragim Todashev during an interrogation at his Orlando home. The FBI said Todashev had attacked its agent, but the circumstances are still a mystery. A WBUR investigation provides new details and raises new questions about the interrogation that turned deadly.
WASHINGTON — The grant money will go to organizations providing direct support to the victims.