Boston Marathon Bombings

The plotter’s father, veteran cop Robert Ciccolo, alerted the authorities to his son’s interest in ISIS.
Americans who live through mass shootings often need extensive mental health treatment. Charity can't pay for it all.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Nearly one year after the Boston Marathon bombings, there are still certain images from April 15, 2013, that remain engraved
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.
The danger in rushing to stereotype the disparate group of girls and young women is that it stirs up gender bashing. And
Beyond the shock value, what else is this cover saying? And more importantly, how is it saying it? I believe this Rolling Stone cover is the first important piece of art of the 21st century.
"It was great to meet everyone," she said about the Achilles International gathering. "I got a medal and an award." Still
Boston is an intensely personal story for us, too. There were more than a dozen Runner's World and Running Times staffers and freelancers near the finish line when the bombs went off. Four editors were running the race.
Feinberg’s upbeat sentiment comes at a critical time. Some of the victims, though, are optimistic that the money from the
Hours later, the FBI released images of bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Weeks after one suspect was dead
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.
Ibragim Todashev, who was questioned in the Boston bombings, has been shot by police.
(CBS News) Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev left a note claiming responsibility for the attack, reports CBS News
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.