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Bombing Suspects' Mom: I'm No Terrorist, Just Deeply Spiritual

AP | DAVID CARUSO, MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and MAX SEDDON | Posted 06.28.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — In photos of her as a younger woman, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva wears a low-cut blouse and has her hair teased like a 1980s rock star. After sh...

Bombing Suspect's Name Listed On Classified Gov't Watch List

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 06.23.2013 | Crime

WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) - The name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was listed on the U.S. government's hig...

Chicago-Area Mom Recounts Terror In Boston From Hospital Bed

Posted 04.17.2013 | Chicago

A 60-year-old northwest Indiana mother who had been watching her daughter run in the Boston Marathon on Monday is among those seriously injured in the...

Boston Is Open For Business

Melanie Nayer | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

Spring time around the world is a time for renewal. It's a time to rejuvenate, revitalize and refresh. In Boston, it's also a time to rebuild. If you have plans to travel to Boston, keep them. If you don't, come visit. Boston is open for business. And it will remain that way.

Grad Student Identified As Third Fatality In Marathon Bombings

Posted 04.17.2013 | Crime

Lu Lingzi, a Chinese graduate student at Boston University, is reportedly the third fatality in Monday's Boston Marathon bombings. According to The...

That Damned Medal

Rafa Vega | Posted 06.16.2013 | Sports
Rafa Vega

At that moment my quadriceps were burning from their exertions and I was lamenting that today wasn't going to be my day -- I wasn't going to meet the time I'd set for myself. My thoughts were interrupted by a dry, metallic sound. Immediately afterwards, another one. Chaos followed.

Chicagoans Plan Solidarity Runs In Response To Boston Terror

Posted 04.16.2013 | Chicago

Updated story The day after more than 100 people were injured, three fatally, in a series of two explosions at the Boston Marathon, many Chicago-ar...

Celebs Show Their Support For Boston

Posted 04.23.2013 | Black Voices

As the investigation continues in the search for suspects responsible for the Boston Marathon attacks, millions of people are praying and showing thei...

Jason Linkins

Boston Bombing Headlines: Marathon Tragedy Felt Across Nation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.16.2013 | Media

Across the country this morning, we're waking up to headlines from Bangor, Maine, to Honolulu, Hawaii, expressing our sense of loss, sadness and anger...

8-Year-Old Boy Dies In Boston Marathon Blasts

Posted 04.17.2013 | Crime

Martin Richard was standing near the finish line to cheer on family friends running the Boston Marathon on Monday, when an explosion took his life. ...

Authorities Search Apartment In Connection With Blasts

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and inju...

At Least 3 Dead, 140 Injured In Boston Marathon Bombing

AP | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

The deadly bombing at the Boston Marathon Monday has left at least three people dead -- including an 8-year-old boy -- and more than 140 others wounde...

Boston Marathon Bombing (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 04.23.2013 | Crime

Just before 3:00 p.m on Monday, two explosions occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The devastating blasts injured more than 200 ...

Boston Marathon Explosion

Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

Two explosions rocked the Boston Marathon near the finish line, causing multiple casualties and sending the city into chaos. Another explosion occurre...