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America Strong

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Nigel Hamilton

Hillary, alone, hasn't the chutzpah, the energy, the political vision to marshal and inspire the collective spirit of America at this critical hour. So Hillary must, late in the day transform herself into Hillary the Team Leader.

Chechen President Posts Speculation About Boston Bombing Trial On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 05.18.2015 | World

Two days after a U.S. court handed the death sentence to Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov took to his infamo...

Mercy Over Vengeance for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 06.08.2015 | Crime
Warren J. Blumenfeld

We are Boston Strong in our resolve to remain united in the face of tragedy. We are Boston Strong in our ability to show mercy amid our grief. We are Boston Strong in our belief that in the midst of tragedy, we may now truly begin the healing process.

I Used to Be a Muslim Fundamentalist. Here Is My Story.

Ladan Archin | Posted 04.15.2015 | World
Ladan Archin

Ever since the Boston marathon bombings, the question I hear most often is "why would a Western-educated individual become so radicalized?" While everyone's path is unique, I wanted to share my journey, albeit from a female perspective, to help make sense of what has led -- for some -- to senseless acts of violence.

Boston Rallies Around Family Who Lost Son In Marathon Attack | Posted 04.17.2014 | Crime

They had to be in that Boylston Street crowd on Marathon Day, up against the barricade, cheering passing runners. It is part of what bound the Richard...

A Survivor's Tale: John Odom and the Boston Marathon Bombing

Jens Erik Gould | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Jens Erik Gould

John Odom says he doesn't think of himself as a hero. The people who helped him survive the Boston Marathon bombing are the real heroes, he says, while his role is just to inspire other victims to recover. Yet it's this type of comment that makes him even more heroic.

Family That Lost Boy In Boston Bombings Releases Inspiring First Photo Since Attacks

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 08.16.2013 | Impact

After four tragically trying months, a family devastated by the Boston bombings has taken an incredibly inspiring step forward. On that fateful da...

Rolling Stone Cover Is Not an Insult to Boston Bomb Victims

Richard Law | Posted 09.21.2013 | Media
Richard Law

People accuse the magazine of choosing pretty pictures of a suspected terrorist to cause controversy and shift more copies. Well, a magazine hardly chooses its images in an attempt to decrease its circulation.

3rd Man Linked To Boston Marathon Bombings? | Posted 09.15.2013 | Crime

(NEWSER) - A man who was arrested June 9 in the Boston area had the necessary materials for building a pressure-cooker bomb like the kind used in the ...

Boston Fund Director On Donations: 'I've Never Seen Anything Like This'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.16.2013 | Impact

The director of the One Fund Boston –- the world’s “foremost expert on victim compensation” –- said donations have been pouring in at a pace...

'Bag Men' Sue New York Post Over Boston Marathon Bombing Cover

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.06.2013 | Media

The two teenagers who appeared on The New York Post's infamous "Bag Men" cover are suing the tabloid for libel, the Boston Globe reported on Thursday....

Al Qaeda's Inspire Magazine Sings Praises For Boston Bombings

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 05.31.2013 | World

Al Qaeda's most recent issue of its propagandist magazine, Inspire, focuses almost exclusively on the Boston Marathon bombings, celebrating the suspec...

Reports: Man Questioned Over Marathon Bombings Killed By FBI Agent

Benjamin Hart | Posted 05.22.2013 | Crime

NBC News reports that an FBI agent shot and killed a man who had been interviewed over ties to April's Boston Marathon bombing. The individual, i...

The Boston Bomber: Why Do Some Teens Seem Obsessed?

GalTime | Posted 07.17.2013 | Parents

It is hard to understand how Boston bomber suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could go from terrorist to teen heartthrob. So why have some teens taken to social networking channels with #freejahar? (Wrong spelling, but we get the point.)

Report: Bombing Suspect's Note Reveals Motive Behind Attacks

CBS News | Posted 05.16.2013 | Crime

(CBS News) Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev left a note claiming responsibility for the attack, reports CBS News correspondent John Miller....

Miranda, McVeigh, and the Boston Marathon Bombing: Where's the Distinction?

Adam Banner | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime
Adam Banner

When investigators had their answers and Tsarnaev had already incriminated himself, only then did they read him his rights. He immediately fell silent, protecting the rights previously denied him.

How Did Violence Become an Epidemic?

Carole Sumner Krechman | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics
Carole Sumner Krechman

How did violence in our country become an epidemic? Let's investigate what might have helped to trigger that escalation; first we need to review the d...

Maher: Why Are We So Afraid Of 'F*ck-Up' Terrorists?

Posted 05.04.2013 | Comedy

Bill Maher ended Friday's episode of "Real Time" with a rant on America's reaction to the Tsarnaev brothers, the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombi...

Toobin: 'No One Can Be That Stupid'

Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

CNN senior legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin weighed in on the criminal complaint filed on Wednesday against three friends of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokh...

WATCH: O'Reilly Freaks Out On Colmes

Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

Bill O'Reilly kicked off his show with a discussion on the family of the Boston bombing suspects, who reportedly received welfare benefits while they ...

WATCH: Ann Coulter's Outrageous Comments

Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

Ann Coulter appeared on Sean Hannity's Fox News show Tuesday night and argued that those who immigrate to the United States should be banned from rece...

Obama In Charge, But Not In Control

TIME | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics

After the first 100 days of his second term, President Obama just can’t stop talking about the limits of his own power....

Ron Paul Slams Police Response To Boston Bombings

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

Former Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) said Monday that the response of law enforcement officials to the Boston Marathon bombings should frighten Americans mo...

Stronger Together

Alison A. Quirk | Posted 04.29.2013 | Business
Alison A. Quirk

We are standing together, shaken but resolute, and I for one feel buoyed by an even stronger sense of community.

Warning Sign For GOP As Lawmakers Embrace Conspiracy Theories

The Daily Beast | Posted 04.28.2013 | Politics

A few days after the Boston bombings, Stella Tremblay went to Glenn Beck’s Facebook page to express her conviction that the terror attack was, in fa...