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Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: CBS 2/Handout)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects Had Been On Welfare

A spokesman for the state Office of Health and Human Services confirmed a Boston Herald report Wednesday that 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev, his wife and their toddler daughter had received benefits.

04/24/2013

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: Handout)

Officials: Boston Marathon Bombings Suspect Says He And Brother Acted Alone

If convicted, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face the death penalty or life in prison.

04/22/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Ray Kelly Talks Lessons Of Boston Marathon Bombings

As we mark the one week anniversary of the deadly bombing of the Boston Marathon, New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is speaking out about how our city can learn from what happened up there.

04/22/2013

Boston Transit Officer Richard Donohue

Boston Officer ‘Critical, But Stable’ After Shootout With Bombing Suspects

A Boston Transit Police Officer injured in a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects remained in critical, but stable, condition Sunday.

04/21/2013

Shootings In Cambridge, Watertown Draw Massive Police Response

Bomb Threat Sends Police To Boston’s South Station Transportation Hub

Police in Boston responded Saturday to a bomb threat at the South Station transportation center Saturday, the day after the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect was captured.

04/20/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev being arrested and treated by law enforcement authorities. (credit: Handout)

Law Enforcement Finally Tracks Down, Captures Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Following an intense manhunt that caused chaos in Massachusetts and riveted the rest of the nation, law enforcement finally captured the second Boston Marathon bombing suspect on Friday night.

04/19/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19 (FBI)

Family Of Boston Bombing Suspects Express Shock, Outrage

“I say Dzhokhar, if you’re alive, turn yourself in. And ask for forgiveness,” Ruslan Tsarni, the uncle of the bombing suspects, said.

04/19/2013

Policemen keep watch as all trains towards Boston were cancelled at Pennsylvania Station, in New York, on April, 19, 2013. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Limited Amtrak Service Resumes Between New York And Boston

Transportation to and from the Boston area was virtually shut down Friday morning as the manhunt continued for the second suspect in the marathon bombings.

04/19/2013

Jill Staats of the Bronx shows off her bib for Sunday's City Parks Foundation Run for the Parks - April 19, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Runners Prepare For Central Park Race Amid Boston Manhunt

This Sunday is the City Parks Foundation Run for the Parks 4-mile race in Central Park and the bombings at Monday’s Boston Marathon are certainly on the minds of the runners.

04/19/2013

Metro SWAT members hang off the back of a truck as they prepare to search the School and Walnut Street neighborhood  for one remaining suspect on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

New Yorkers React To Latest Developments In Boston Marathon Bombings

Many New Yorkers have been on edge since the bombings and expressed shock and relief after investigators quickly identified and tracked down the suspects.

04/19/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19 (FBI)

Conn. Trains Searched For Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Authorities in Connecticut said they searched trains in Norwalk and Darien for one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects but didn’t find anything.

04/19/2013

Patrick and Jessica Downes (credit: GiveForward.com)

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars In Donations Pour In For Couple Wounded In Boston Bombings

The families of Patrick and Jessica Downes said Thursday that the generosity from friends and strangers has restored their faith in humanity.

04/18/2013

Sign On Barricade At Boylston St. In Boston, April 17, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Police In Boston To Assist First Responders After Marathon Bombings

As the investigation into the bombings at the Boston Marathon continues, a contingent of police officers from New York and New Jersey have descended on the city to assist first responders.

04/17/2013

Officials in Nassau County meet to discuss safety measures for the upcoming Long Island Marathon on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Police Discuss Security For Upcoming Long Island Marathon

Dozens of state and county officials as well as race organizers met for about an hour Wednesday on how to improve safety measures.

04/17/2013

TD Five Boro Bike Tour (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Five Boro Bike Tour Cancels Pyrotechnics At Starting Line In Wake Of Boston Bombings

Promotional posters for the May 5 event featuring a picture of pyrotechnics above riders are also being removed in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/17/2013

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