Death for Boston bomber

BOSTON -- Moments before a judge sentenced him to death, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev broke more than two years of silence Wednesday and apologized to the victims and their loved ones for...

Rants & Raves

...that we were winning when it comes to ISIS! What world is he living in? IT APPEARS NOW we will have the convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev around for another 10 years, until he exhausts all of his appeals. It's time that the...

Boston in festive mood for marathon two years after bombings

BOSTON (AP) - The weather was cold and damp but the atmosphere festive at Monday's running of the Boston Marathon, two years after pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the finish line and shattered one of sports' most cherished events.All...

Church bells, kind acts mark 2 years since fatal Boston Marathon Bombing

BOSTON - With a moment of silence, the tolling of church bells and a call for kindness, Boston marked the second anniversary of the marathon bombings Wednesday, the emotions clearly still raw from the devastating attack during one of this city's most cherished events.

Death sentence in Boston bomb case

BOSTON - A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother. Tsarnaev...

Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa wins Boston Marathon

...Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon in 2013.He didn't have much...afterthought.Desisa earned his second Boston Marathon title Monday, finishing in 2...celebration that a champion of the Boston Marathon should have," Fleming said...

Boston Marathon security to follow last year's plan

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - Enhanced security measures will remain in place for next Monday's Boston Marathon, the second since the deadly 2013 bombing at the finish line of the iconic race, authorities said."This plan will look very...

What the death penalty is for

...as some capital punishment opponents claim, why do the overwhelming majority of convicted murderers ? including Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ? make every effort to stay alive?The 21-year-old Russian immigrant who tried to...

Boston bomber guilty on all counts

BOSTON - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed. Tsarnaev...

Ballparks beef up security with the addition of metal detectors

...Bank Park ran a successful metal detector pilot program through an outfield gate last season.In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, baseball beefed security that was never much more than window dressing at most stadiums. Fans are not...