Indiana Pacers can relax for now

Indiana Pacers players and coaches are smiling again, and the stress of 5½ grinding months of tracking standings and scores seems to have vanished, literally overnight.

Life has changed for Boston bombings survivors, but spirit remains same

...doors that are big and heavy, not an easy place for an amputee to live.When she left the hospital, a month after the Boston marathon bombing, she had a choice: She could find another place to live, one more suitable for someone who wears a prosthetic...

World Series champion Red Sox visit White House

WASHINGTON - President Obama welcomed the World Series champion Red Sox to the White House on Tuesday, praising their triumph on the field during last year's Boston Marathon bombings.

The 57-cent solution: Congress demands answers from GM's CEO on deadly ignition-switch defect

...gobbledygook."She also announced that GM has hired Kenneth Feinberg ? who handled the fund for the victims of 9/11, the Boston Marathon bombing and the BP oil spill ? to explore ways to compensate victims of accidents in the GM cars. Barra stopped...

Boston Marathon officials try to find balance between security, tradition

A year after deadly twin explosions turned the Boston Marathon's festive final dash into a scene of devastation, police and organizers find themselves balancing security with its traditionally festive atmosphere.

FBI visits Blythe for post-blast class on evidence gathering

...students, whom he described as "true specialists in the field," had been called in to investigate the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing.This week's classes were considered advanced training.An FBI instructor from the Quantico Division...

Obama vows to flex presidential powers in State of the Union address

...drew an eclectic mix of visitors to the House chamber. Among those sitting with Mrs. Obama were two survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing, as well as Jason Collins, an openly gay former NBA player. Republican House Speaker John Boehner brought...

MLB stadiums will begin security screenings

...gained more intense focus after three people were killed and more than 260 wounded in when two bombs were set off at the Boston Marathon."We conducted testing of these measures at the All-Star Game and at both World Series venues last year, and...

Putin recalls Boston bombers, says world's intel agencies to ensure safe Olympics

...Russia - President Vladimir Putin pointed Wednesday to the Boston Marathon bombings as a big reason for the intense security...closer security cooperation with Washington after the Boston Marathon attacks.Putin has made security central to the...

Castelli, Shnapir claim pairs title at US Figure Skating Championships

...competition."Shnapir, of suburban Sudbury, and Castelli, of Cranston, R.I., said they felt for the city after the Boston Marathon bombings in April that killed three and wounded at least 260 others. And the 2013 champions welcomed the chance...