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#Boston bombings

# boston-bombings - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Nun portrayed in Dead Man Walking movie says Boston bomber is remorseful
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Nun portrayed in Dead Man Walking movie says Boston bomber is remorseful

May 12th 2015, 8:44 AM 11,608 Views 19 Comments

A jury will decide if he should be sentenced to death or life without parole.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

'He shopped for milk as paramedics tried to save an 8-year-old boy'
# Starting Today
# Starting Today

'He shopped for milk as paramedics tried to save an 8-year-old boy'

Mar 4th 2015, 7:20 PM 36,375 Views 84 Comments

The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev got under way today, with his defence team admitting: ‘It was him’.

# boston-bombings - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Unfinished business for one Boston Marathon competitor
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

Unfinished business for one Boston Marathon competitor

Apr 17th 2014, 10:01 PM 4,492 Views 1 Comment

But amputee Jeff Glasbrenner is coming back this year.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Trial date set for Boston Marathon bombings suspect
# Court
# Court

Trial date set for Boston Marathon bombings suspect

Feb 12th 2014, 3:42 PM 8,305 Views 1 Comment

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face the death penalty if found guilty.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Here are the 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year
# What You're Reading
# What You're Reading

Here are the 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year

Dec 25th 2013, 9:45 AM 21,135 Views 27 Comments

Boston bombings, slavery in London, and Peggy Mangan – these are the stories you read this year.

# boston-bombings - Sunday 22 September, 2013

These photos helped make Twitter powerful
# More Than 140
# More Than 140

These photos helped make Twitter powerful

Sep 22nd 2013, 9:45 AM 16,247 Views 32 Comments

It’s usually about those 140 characters, but often the Tweets with pictures are the ones we remember.

# boston-bombings - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Survivor of Boston Marathon bombing to write a book
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Survivor of Boston Marathon bombing to write a book

Sep 5th 2013, 8:00 AM 8,223 Views 42 Comments

A man who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon bombings and helped to identify the perpetrators is working on a memoir.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect's capture
# Tamerlan Tsarnaev
# Tamerlan Tsarnaev

New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect's capture

Aug 28th 2013, 11:09 AM 17,965 Views 29 Comments

A Boston police officer released the photos as he was angry about a Rolling Stone magazine cover he felt glamorised the suspect.

# boston-bombings - Friday 24 May, 2013

Court hearing postponed for Boston bomb suspect
# Boston Bombing
# Boston Bombing

Court hearing postponed for Boston bomb suspect

May 24th 2013, 7:41 PM 6,925 Views 14 Comments

Both defence and prosecution attorneys have petitioned the court to postpone the hearing so that that they could have more time to prepare.

# boston-bombings - Monday 20 May, 2013

Enda Kenny to receive honorary doctorate from Boston College today
# Doctor Enda
# Doctor Enda

Enda Kenny to receive honorary doctorate from Boston College today

May 20th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,212 Views 48 Comments

On the third day of a trip to Boston, the Taoiseach will also attend a trade breakfast promoting Ireland as an investment location.

# boston-bombings - Sunday 19 May, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

May 19th 2013, 8:55 AM 12,067 Views 12 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your Sunday.

# boston-bombings - Friday 3 May, 2013

Family claims body of dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect
# Boston
# Boston

Family claims body of dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect

May 3rd 2013, 8:27 AM 9,661 Views 5 Comments

A funeral home retained by the Tsarnaev family has collected the remains of 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev.

# boston-bombings - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Three charged with Boston bombing cover-up
# Boston
# Boston

Three charged with Boston bombing cover-up

May 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 11,660 Views 121 Comments

The three teenagers – two Kazakhs and an American – appear to have been hastily trying to keep him out of trouble rather than taking part in an organised conspiracy.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Leading anti-death penalty lawyer to defend Boston bombings suspect
# Boston
# Boston

Leading anti-death penalty lawyer to defend Boston bombings suspect

May 1st 2013, 7:48 AM 7,218 Views 80 Comments

Several of Judy Clarke’s previous high-profile clients have avoided the death penalty.

# boston-bombings - Monday 29 April, 2013

Mother of Boston Marathon suspects insists: 'My sons are innocent'
# Boston
# Boston

Mother of Boston Marathon suspects insists: 'My sons are innocent'

Apr 29th 2013, 3:10 PM 19,240 Views 145 Comments

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva has herself started drawing the attention of law enforcement, as she insists her family are innocent.

# boston-bombings - Friday 26 April, 2013

Boston bombing suspect moved to prison
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Boston bombing suspect moved to prison

Apr 26th 2013, 12:05 PM 10,729 Views 139 Comments

He has been moved to a prison medical centre, reports say.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Boston bombing highlights problems tracking 'lone wolves'
# Boston
# Boston

Boston bombing highlights problems tracking 'lone wolves'

Apr 24th 2013, 8:29 AM 8,664 Views 51 Comments

Counter-terrorism experts have warned that attempting to thwart attacks by radicals working in isolation is a practically impossible task.

# boston-bombings - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Boston bombing most closely followed news story since Wall Street collapse
# USA
# USA

Boston bombing most closely followed news story since Wall Street collapse

Apr 23rd 2013, 6:30 PM 5,229 Views 11 Comments

Study of American media finds it fifth in the top stories for public since 9/11.

# boston-bombings - Monday 22 April, 2013

Interview: 'The Boston bombings suspects are my neighbours'
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Interview: 'The Boston bombings suspects are my neighbours'

Apr 22nd 2013, 6:15 AM 10,119 Views 9 Comments

Cambridge resident Eric Grzymkowski told TheJournal.ie what it was like to discover that the Tsarnaev brothers lived just five doors from his home.

# boston-bombings - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Extra security in place as London Marathon begins
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Extra security in place as London Marathon begins

Apr 21st 2013, 9:17 AM 5,058 Views 8 Comments

A 30-second moment of silence to honour those injured in the Boston Marathon will take place before the start of the event.

# boston-bombings - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Nothing found following reports of 'suspicious device' at Boston's South Station
# Boston
# Boston

Nothing found following reports of 'suspicious device' at Boston's South Station

Apr 20th 2013, 5:01 PM 6,920 Views 6 Comments

The station was cleared as a precautionary measure.

Czech ambassador issues statement to avoid confusion with Chechnya
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Czech ambassador issues statement to avoid confusion with Chechnya

Apr 20th 2013, 4:27 PM 20,109 Views 112 Comments

Petr Gandalovič issued the statement following the Boston Marathon bombings, saying that he was “concerned to note in the social media a most unfortunate misunderstanding”.

Interpol issues global security alert at US request
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Interpol issues global security alert at US request

Apr 20th 2013, 2:45 PM 12,544 Views 26 Comments

Meanwhile, security staff are out with sniffer dogs checking the location of the finish line for the London Marathon, which takes place tomorrow.

Bostonians celebrate capture of second bombing suspect
# Boston Bombing
# Boston Bombing

Bostonians celebrate capture of second bombing suspect

Apr 20th 2013, 9:22 AM 18,361 Views 119 Comments

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was found by a homeowner in a boat where he had taken refuge.

Barack Obama: 'All in all, this has been a tough week'
# Obama
# Obama

Barack Obama: 'All in all, this has been a tough week'

Apr 20th 2013, 3:39 AM 6,970 Views 17 Comments

The US president reacted to the dramatic apprehending of the second suspect in the Boston bombings and the explosion at a Texas fertiliser plant at a press conference in the White House earlier.

# boston-bombings - Friday 19 April, 2013

Red Sox and Bruins games postponed following Boston lock-down
# Bigger Worries
From The42
# Bigger Worries

Red Sox and Bruins games postponed following Boston lock-down

Apr 19th 2013, 6:33 PM 1,088 Views 0 Comments

With a bombing suspect at large and public transport shut down, sporting matters have taken a back seat.

'We're ashamed': Bombings suspects' uncle urges nephew to turn himself in
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

'We're ashamed': Bombings suspects' uncle urges nephew to turn himself in

Apr 19th 2013, 5:52 PM 18,695 Views 61 Comments

“Yes, we’re ashamed. They’re the children of my brother,” Ruslan Tsarni told a throng of reporters outside his home in Montgomery Village in Maryland today as the manhunt continues.

Criticism after Aussie TV host draws ‘Irish’ link to Boston bombings
# Boston
# Boston

Criticism after Aussie TV host draws ‘Irish’ link to Boston bombings

Apr 19th 2013, 8:36 AM 29,055 Views 125 Comments

David Koch of Channel Seven says Boston’s Irish population may link the Marathon bombings to Margaret Thatcher’s funeral.

# boston-bombings - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Boston Police say no arrest in marathon bombings, FBI criticises media
# Boston Marathon
# Boston Marathon

Boston Police say no arrest in marathon bombings, FBI criticises media

Apr 17th 2013, 8:25 PM 28,754 Views 78 Comments

It is also reported that authorities have an image of a suspect carrying and possibly dropping a black bag at the scene of the second bombing on Monday.

Red Sox honour victims of Boston Marathon bombing
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Red Sox honour victims of Boston Marathon bombing

Apr 17th 2013, 9:25 AM 7,742 Views 9 Comments

“Even though we might not be in Boston right now, we carry this with us”, said manager John Farrell.

Names of Boston bombing victims emerge as Obama plans sombre visit
# Boston
# Boston

Names of Boston bombing victims emerge as Obama plans sombre visit

Apr 17th 2013, 7:35 AM 13,530 Views 21 Comments

Barack Obama will attend an interfaith service in Boston tomorrow, as details emerge of the victims – including an 8-year-old.