World | Reuters | Thursday August 21, 2014
A friend of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of removing evidence from Tsarnaev's dormitory room, has agreed to plead guilty to charges of obstructing the investigation into the blasts, his attorney said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Federal prosecutors on Tuesday urged a judge to reject accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's request to move his trial outside of the city, saying there was no evidence that it would be impossible to select an impartial jury.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 31, 2014
The United States is to seek the death penalty for accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev if he is convicted of involvement in the deadly attack, Attorney General Eric Holder said today.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber asked a judge on Monday to extend past February 28 the deadline to try to move his trial outside of Boston.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 6, 2013
The notes also included "we Muslims are one body, you hurt one you hurt us all".
World | Reuters | Friday August 30, 2013
A third college friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was indicted on charges he lied to federal investigators, the US Attorney General for Massachusetts said in a statement on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Friday August 9, 2013
Two friends of the suspected Boston Marathon bomber have been indicted on obstruction conspiracy charges.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 17, 2013
US magazine Rolling Stone was under fire on Wednesday for placing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on its cover, which critics said treats the Boston bombing suspect almost like a pop celebrity.
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Attorneys representing accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday asked the US District Court in Boston to add death-penalty specialist David Bruck to their team, part of an effort to spare the life of their 19-year-old client.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 11, 2013
Wearing an orange prison jumpsuit, with his arm in a cast, accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded "not guilty" to committing the worst mass-casualty attack on US soil since 9/11, a crime that could bring him the death penalty.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 10, 2013
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due in court on Wednesday to face charges in the worst mass-casualty attack on US soil since 9/11, a crime that could bring the death penalty.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 10, 2013
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due in court on Wednesday to face charges in the worst mass-casualty attack on US soil since September 11, 2001, a crime that could bring the death penalty.
World | Reuters | Thursday June 27, 2013
A US grand jury has indicted accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhohkhar Tsarnaev on charges of killing four people and using homemade bombs, federal prosecutors in Boston said on Thursday.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 16, 2013
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was found hiding in a boat days after the blasts, left a handwritten message describing the attack as retribution for U.S. wars in Muslim countries, CBS News reported on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 9, 2013
The dispute over where to bury suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev escalated 19 days after his death as a police chief urged someone to step forward with a cemetery plot, saying: "We are not barbarians. We bury the dead."
World | Agence France Presse | Monday May 6, 2013
The city of Cambridge, Massachusetts wants to make one thing clear: they do not want the late Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev buried in their town.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 4, 2013
Kyrgyzstan special services on Friday said they were looking for people who pasted up leaflets proclaiming the innocence of alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who spent his early childhood in the ex-Soviet state.
World | The Associated Press | Sunday April 28, 2013
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect is being held in a small cell with a steel door at a federal medical detention center about 65 kilometres outside the city, a federal official has said.
World | Reuters | Saturday April 27, 2013
Investigators have removed from its Watertown, Massachusetts, backyard the now-famous boat used as a hiding spot by one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, and have taken it to an evidence storage facility, the FBI said on Saturday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday April 25, 2013
The federal government added the name of the dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect to a terrorist database 18 months before the deadly explosions, US officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday.