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Live Updates: Inside the courtroom of the Boston Marathon Bomber trial

[View the story "Live Updates from the Boston Marathon Bombing Trial" on Storify]Boston took the first small step on its journey to justice Monday when a federal judge lectured hundreds of potential jurors for the Boston Marathon bombing trial about their civic duty to weigh fairly the fate of the...

Monday, January 5, 2015 - 7:29pm

Tsarnaev defense still pushing to delay trial

With less than one week until accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due to stand trial for the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, defense attorneys are renewing a push to delay the terror trial.Tsarnaev's attorneys renewed their pitch Monday to delay his trial until the fall. As it stands, jury...

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 11:27pm

Boston bombing suspect attorneys want to rein in groupies

Lawyers for accused Boston bomber Dzokhar Tsarnaev, who is set to begin trial on Jan. 5, have asked a federal judge to take “reasonable measures” to control demonstrations by people, mostly women, who claim to support the 21-year-old terror suspect.In a motion filed on Monday, defense attorneys...

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 2:19am

Marathon bombing survivor Rebekah DiMartino says ‘yes’ to the dress

Boston Marathon survivor Rebekah Gregory DiMartino made an appearance on the Friday night season finale of “Say Yes to the Dress,” the hit TLC show that follows brides-to-be as they shop for their dream wedding dress.Gregory DiMartino, 27, lost her left leg earlier this year, after enduring 16...

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 5:30pm

Accused Boston Marathon bomber appeared 'dapper and relaxed' in court

The man accused of setting off two deadly bombs at the finish line of the Boston Marathonappeared dapper and relaxed Thursday in a federal courtroom in Boston, where he made hissecond public appearance since he was arrested and charged with the deadly terror attacks.Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 21, wore a...

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:52pm

Martin Richard kindness perseveres with Marathon team

Propelled by the loving spirit of a little boy he once knew, Dorchester’s Steve Datish will soon begin training for the 2015 Boston Marathon.“He was a compassionate kid. Whether he was playing sports or with his siblings, he never complained, and he always had a smile on his face,” said Datish of 8...

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 5:28am