| Jun 9, 2013
After 9/11, there was a widespread expectation of many more terrorist attacks on the United States. So far that hasn't happened. We haven't escaped entirely unscathed (see Boston Marathon, bombing of), but on the whole we have been a lot safer than most...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Janet Napolitano has a message for the next head of the Department of Homeland Security: “You will need a large bottle of Advil.”
In a farewell speech Tuesday, Napolitano gave a wide-ranging defense of her 4½f years as head of one of the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Onto the Scranton, Pa., stage the vice president came on Friday, in vintage form. He pumped his fist. He pointed at friends arrayed there, in his hometown. He bellowed a favorite insult: “Malarkey!” He smiled the broad Irish smile, undimmed....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:19 AM
A Massachusetts State Police photographer is facing an internal investigation after he released photos of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to a local magazine, authorities said Friday.
Sgt. Sean Murphy, incensed by what he saw as...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:15 PM
This post has been updated.
Sgt. Sean Murphy was incensed by what he saw as the glamorization of the suspected Boston Marathon bomber on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine.
So the Massachusetts State Police officer decided to take action. Murphy,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Arizona lawmakers will be considering retroactive bills to extend full employee benefits to any firefighter who dies on state land, including the seasonal Granite Mountain Hotshots killed in the June 30 wildfire near Yarnell.
The legislation hasn’...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:11 AM
BOSTON — Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing will watch as the young man charged in the attack appears in court for the first time since he was found bleeding and hiding in a boat days after the April 15 explosion.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
WASHINGTON — A friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday for allegedly lying seven times to the FBI about what happened to Tsarnaev's laptop computer and backpack containing fireworks....
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:38 PM
A New Jersey woman is the third person to be charged with trying to defraud the One Fund Boston, established to aid people involved in the bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon in April.
Iris Gamble, 44, was charged with third-degree...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Two friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of bombing the finish line area of the Boston Marathon, have been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of hindering the investigation into the attack.
Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov, both...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 1:36 PM
A New York woman accused of fraudulently collecting $480,000 from a fund for Boston Marathon bombing victims was arraigned in a Boston municipal court, Atty. Gen. Martha Coakley’s office said in a statement .
Audrea Gause, who appeared in court...