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BOSTON MARATHON BOMBINGS
NORTHERN BERKSHIRE DISTRICT COURT VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS
Boston Police Captain’s Son Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot
The plotter’s father, veteran cop Robert Ciccolo, alerted the authorities to his son’s interest in ISIS.
When The Scars Of A Mass Shooting Aren't Left By Bullets
Americans who live through mass shootings often need extensive mental health treatment. Charity can't pay for it all.
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Boston Marathon Survivor Is Engaged To Firefighter Who Saved Her Life
A happy ending 💕
Donald Trump's Morally Bankrupt Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Isn't Even Rooted in Reality
Associate professor of journalism at Northeastern University a...
Donald Trump's call to ban Muslims from the United States is so reprehensible that it's hard to know where to begin. So I'll begin with this: Aside from being morally bankrupt and likely to provoke anti-Muslim violence, Trump's rhetoric is based on a profound misreading of reality.
Is a Death Sentence Really a Death Sentence?
As we struggle to delineate the upper limits of the United States justice system, ideas of human rights and financial concerns render the situation much more complex than ancient forms of punishment and torture. The trial and conviction of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev brings this conflict to the forefront.
Running Back to Boston
Heather Mayer Irvine
A weight has been lifted -- one I never knew I was carrying. My legs cry in pain every time I move, but my heart is lighter. The Boston Marathon hurt me last year. But that same great race made me stronger and gave me back my finish line. And with it, a new PR of 3:42:34.
One Lesson We Must Learn From the Boston Marathon Bombing
J. Peter Donald
Spokesman, New York Field Office, Federal Bureau of Investigat...
Despite warnings and near-constant reminders, many governments and first-responder agencies haven't thought thoroughly about communicating with the public during a crisis. In fact, most haven't even written a crisis communications plan.
Photographer Relives Taking Iconic Boston Marathon Bombing Photo
Nearly one year after the Boston Marathon bombings, there are still certain images from April 15, 2013, that remain engraved
Tamerlan Tsarnaev 'Had Extremist Literature'
One of the brothers suspected of carrying out the Boston bombings was in possession of right-wing American literature in the run-up to the attack.
Experts Call For End Of Gender Bashing Over Dzhokhar Fan Club
The danger in rushing to stereotype the disparate group of girls and young women is that it stirs up gender bashing. And
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Cover: The Dark Side of the Media Moon
Writer + Teacher + Baller
Beyond the shock value, what else is this cover saying? And more importantly, how is it saying it? I believe this
cover is the first important piece of art of the 21st century.
Mery Daniel, Boston Marathon Victim: 'Let Them Know That Life Goes On'
By Boston Herald, Boston Herald
"It was great to meet everyone," she said about the Achilles International gathering. "I got a medal and an award." Still
April 15, 2013 and Beyond
Editor-in-Chief, 'Runner’s World' Magazine
Boston is an intensely personal story for us, too. There were more than a dozen
staffers and freelancers near the finish line when the bombs went off. Four editors were running the race.
Kenneth Feinberg, One Fund Boston Director, On Donations: 'I've Never Seen Anything Like This'
Feinberg’s upbeat sentiment comes at a critical time. Some of the victims, though, are optimistic that the money from the
'Bag Men' Sue New York Post Over Boston Marathon Bombing Cover
Hours later, the FBI released images of bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Weeks after one suspect was dead
Terrorism Threat Elevates Public Support for Drones
Jennifer Merolla Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Politics and Policy, Clarem...
Our own research on this topic suggests that the public is likely to remain supportive of aggressive foreign policy, including drone strikes, in a context in which the Boston marathon bombings and other recent events have increased the salience of terrorism.
Police Kill Man Questioned In Marathon Bombing
Ibragim Todashev, who was questioned in the Boston bombings, has been shot by police.
Boston Bombings Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Left Note In Boat He Hid In, Sources Say
(CBS News) Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev left a note claiming responsibility for the attack, reports CBS News
Does Hate Live Among Us?
President & CEO, PurpleAmerica.us
If meanness and hate are ingrained, albeit unfortunate parts of human nature, we must create communities that reinforce our other natural tendencies toward kindness and against meanness.
Tamerlan Tsarnaev Burial Raises Questions About Funerals For Suspected Killers
"I have no right to comment on any individual cemetery, but it's safe to say this kind of burial begins with the family," Boyle
Bill Maher Slams Overreaction To Terrorist 'Losers' (VIDEO)
The main victim, he said, is our sense of safety -- and the cost of that sense being shaken. Bill Maher ended Friday's episode
How Viral Generosity Is Helping My Family Move on From the Boston Tragedy
We never saw it coming, but the fabric of my family would be tested by tragedy after two bombs were detonated at this year's Boston Marathon.
Not in the Name of Islam: Reflections on the Boston Marathon Bombings
Director, The Missing MDG initiative
For those of us who believe in the enormous potential of religion to advance the cause of humanity, the bombings are disheartening. And there is a growing, albeit abstract, movement to create a new
for society that is devoid of religion. This is frightening.
Unreliable Sources: The Radicalization of Howard Kurtz
Founder, Deep Streams Institute and Coming Home Project
I was shocked and dismayed by Howard Kurtz's unprofessional and closed-minded comments on his Reliable Sources show on CNN
Joe Andruzzi NFL Draft Speech: Former Patriots Player Discusses Boston Marathon Bombings (VIDEO)
After his appearance at Radio City Music Hall, Andruzzi took to Twitter to thank Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Andruzzi intended
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