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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# boston bombing

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Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade
Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.
Boston bombing survivor killed in Dubai Ferrari crash
A photo of Victoria McGrath became widely used in the days and weeks after the bombing.
Boston bomber says sorry for the first time before being formally sentenced to death
21 year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will receive his formal death sentence later today.
Canadian Islamic converts were 'inspired' by Boston bombings in terror plot
The couple targeted a packed Canada Day celebration with their pressure-cooker bombs.
Poll: Do you agree with the death penalty?
Is capital punishment right?
"He's going to go to hell"- Survivors react to Boston bombing death sentence
Some are opposed to the sentence while others support it.
Prosecutors use photo of Boston bomber giving the finger to push for death penalty
One prosecutor says it shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as “unconcerned, unrepentant, and unchanged.”
No verdict in Boston bombing trial
Judge George O’Toole Junior dismissed the jury after a little more than seven hours of deliberations.
Boston bomber "wanted to terrorise America" court is told
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be put to death.
Jurors got their first look at shaggy-haired Boston bombing accused as death penalty looms large
Jury selection is expected to take three weeks with jurors allowed excuse themselves if they object to the death penalty.
Jury selection in the Boston bombings trial isn't going to be an easy task
Hundreds have been summoned for jury selection.
Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI
Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.
Australian newspaper apologises after photoshopping image of Boston bombing victim
Part of an image of bombing victim James Costello was used to illustrate a story about a rival.
After botched executions, Boston bombing suspect asks US to rule out death penalty
Federal death penalty cases are relatively rare in the United States, and are often reserved for the most heinous and notorious crimes.
Boston Strong: 36,000 run emotional Boston Marathon
Meb Keflezighi, who gave the Boston fans their first American men’s champ in more than three decades, wore the names of four victims on his running bib.
One year on, runners head to the starting line of the Boston Marathon
About 36,000 runners have registered for the race — the second-largest field in its history.
Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…
Column: One year on, we remember the lives lost and forever altered by the Boston bombings
It is unfortunate that, sometimes, it takes a tragedy of this magnitude to vitiate differences and to remind us of our common humanity, writes Larry Donnelly.
Couple seriously injured in Boston Marathon bombing wed, make beautiful video
Tissues. Grab all of the tissues.
Prosecutors seek death penalty for Boston marathon bombing suspect
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (20) has pleaded not guilty.
Boston bombing suspect had multiple gunshot wounds and fractured skull
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been shot in the face and also had a fractured skull a doctor found after he gave himself up to police following a stand-off in a Boston suburb in April.
Boston bomber arrives in court under heavy guard
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is in court for the first time since the April bombing that killed three people and wounded more than 260.
Court hearing postponed for Boston bomb suspect
Both defence and prosecution attorneys have petitioned the court to postpone the hearing so that that they could have more time to prepare.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
Boston bombing suspect had links to slain Islamists
Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was killed during his capture, was known to have been in contact with a Dagestan militants.
Boston bomb suspect blames brother
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has told investigators his brother was the leader in last week’s deadly attacks, and that no international terrorist groups were involved.
Video shows how police found Boston bombing suspect
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev remains in a serious condition in a Boston hospital, under armed guard.
Bostonians celebrate capture of second bombing suspect
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was found by a homeowner in a boat where he had taken refuge.