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We Got Him

Gabrielle Chung | April 19, 2013 - 9:27 pm

Following a citywide lockdown, Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, of Cambridge, Mass., was taken into police custody Friday evening in connection to the recent Boston Marathon bombings.

The arrest followed a day-long manhunt for Dzhokhar in the Boston suburb of Watertown after he and his 26-year-old brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was the second suspect in the… More »

Amy Poehler: “I Love You, Boston.”

Matt Russoniello | April 19, 2013 - 7:00 pm

In the new episode of her “Ask Amy” web series, Massachusetts-born actress and comedian Amy Poehler shares some advice for coping with the horrific images we’ve been inundated with this week.

“I’ve been looking at photographs that have been really hard to take,” she says in the video. “I just… I don’t know. It’s been tough,… More »

Boston Police Will Be Treated to Advance Screening of Sandra Bullock’s ‘The Heat’

Robert Kessler | April 19, 2013 - 6:45 pm

Boston police officers and FBI agents will get an advance screening of the upcoming Sandra Bullock/Melissa McCarthy buddy cop comedy The Heat. The movie, which doesn’t hit theaters until June 28, was shot and is set in Boston.

The movie stars Bullock as an uptight FBI agent who is paired and clashes with a… More »

One Suspect In Boston Bombing Is Dead; Second Remains At Large

| April 19, 2013 - 8:02 am

BREAKING NEWS: A chaotic chase through the suburbs of Boston early Friday morning led to the death of one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings, as well as a campus police officer, according to The New York Times. The second suspect, identified as Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, of Cambridge, Mass., remains at large.
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