Boston Marathon Bombings http://kut.org en Man Killed by FBI in Florida Linked to Boston Suspect http://kut.org/post/man-killed-fbi-florida-linked-boston-suspect In Orlando, Fla., early Wednesday "an FBI agent was involved in a deadly shooting connected to the Boston Marathon bombing case," <a href="http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/22/18418012-fbi-agent-kills-man-linked-to-boston-bombing-suspects?lite" target="_blank">NBC News is reporting</a>. A man who was being questioned by the agent is dead. Wed, 22 May 2013 14:23:19 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7836 at http://kut.org Reports: Note Found In Boat Where Boston Suspect Hid http://kut.org/post/reports-note-found-boat-where-boston-suspect-hid In a message written on a wall of the boat where he was found hiding, <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">Boston bombings</a> suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev claimed responsibility for the attack and said it was motivated by anger over the Afghan and Iraq wars, sources familiar with what was found <a href="http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505263_162-57584771/boston-bombings-suspect-dzhokhar-tsarnaev-left-note-in-boat-he-hid-in-sources-say/" target="_blank">have told CBS News correspondent John Miller</a>.<p>CNN has followed CBS News' report <a href="ht Thu, 16 May 2013 15:38:22 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7759 at http://kut.org Reports: Note Found In Boat Where Boston Suspect Hid From Austin to Boston: Artificial Limb Company to Help Marathon Bombing Victims Run Again http://kut.org/post/austin-boston-artificial-limb-company-help-marathon-bombing-victims-run-again <p></p><p>It’s been a month since the Boston Marathon bombings that injured more than 250 people. At least fourteen lost limbs.</p><p>Experts say it takes healthy, strong people about six weeks to recover enough from an amputation to begin considering their prosthetic choices. Austin-based Hanger Orthopedics, one of the largest prosthetics and orthotics companies in the US, says it’s ready to help.</p><p> Mon, 13 May 2013 14:02:08 +0000 Joy Diaz 7709 at http://kut.org From Austin to Boston: Artificial Limb Company to Help Marathon Bombing Victims Run Again Boston Police: Three More Individuals In Custody http://kut.org/post/boston-police-three-more-suspects-custody (Most recent update: 4:36 p.m. ET.)<p>Three 19-year-old men — two of them University of Massachusetts Dartmouth college students from Kazakhstan who were friends with Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev — were taken into custody Wednesday by authorities in Boston. Wed, 01 May 2013 15:55:46 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7573 at http://kut.org Boston Police: Three More Individuals In Custody Mother And Daughter Injured In Boston Bombing Face New Future http://kut.org/post/mother-and-daughter-injured-boston-bombing-face-new-future Forty-seven-year-old Celeste Corcoran is propped up in her hospital bed. In a nearby window is a forest of blooming white orchids from well-wishers. On the opposite wall, a big banner proclaims "Corcoran Strong."<p>She's recalling how thrilled she was to be near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, waiting for her sister Carmen Accabo to run by. "I just remember standing there, wanting to be as close as I could to catch her," Corcoran says. "I really just needed to see her face."<p>And then the first of the two bombs went off, throwing Celeste Corcoran off her feet. Wed, 01 May 2013 12:29:13 +0000 Richard Knox 7570 at http://kut.org Mother And Daughter Injured In Boston Bombing Face New Future Dozen People Said To Be Under Investigation In Boston Probe http://kut.org/post/dozen-people-under-investigation-boston-bombing-probe The investigation into the <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">April 15 bombings at the Boston Marathon</a> is widening, with authorities looking at about a dozen people to see whether they might have helped the two main suspects either before or after the attack, law enforcement officials familiar with the probe tell NPR's Dina Temple-Raston.<p>At the same time, officials tell Dina, they do not think Mikhail Allakhverdov — the man known as Misha — played any part in the attacks. Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:28:08 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7553 at http://kut.org Dozen People Said To Be Under Investigation In Boston Probe I Would Have Stopped Him, 'Misha' Says Of Bombing Suspect http://kut.org/post/i-would-have-stopped-him-misha-says-bombing-suspect The man known as Misha who relatives of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects have alleged <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/25/178963978/boston-bombing-investigation-thursdays-developments" target="_blank">may have turned the elder Tsarnaev brother toward a radical form of Islam</a> says he did no such thing and would have tried to stop the attack if he had known about it.<p>"I wasn't his teacher," Mikhail Allakhverdov (Misha) said Sunday of Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 13:46:54 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7539 at http://kut.org I Would Have Stopped Him, 'Misha' Says Of Bombing Suspect After Boston Bombings, Being Vigilant Without Being Paranoid http://kut.org/post/after-boston-bombings-being-vigilant-without-being-paranoid <p>In the two weeks since the Boston Marathon bombing, suspects have been identified and news outlets have interviewed people who knew them – asking if there was any sign that they might be capable of the attacks.</p><p>The same questions were asked after the Newtown Elementary School shooting.</p><p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 10:35:00 +0000 Laura Rice 7528 at http://kut.org After Boston Bombings, Being Vigilant Without Being Paranoid Democrats Invoke Boston, West To Defend Government's Role http://kut.org/post/democrats-invoke-boston-west-defend-governments-role President Obama has spoken at two memorial services in just over a week — one for victims of the Boston Marathon attack and one for those who died in the chemical plant explosions in West, Texas. In both speeches, he focused on victims and survivors.<p>But other Democrats are using these events to talk about another subject: the role of government.<p>The day after the Boston explosions, while thousands of investigators were searching for evidence, retired Rep. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 21:50:16 +0000 Ari Shapiro, NPR 7532 at http://kut.org Democrats Invoke Boston, West To Defend Government's Role Boston Bombing Suspect Moved To Prison Medical Center http://kut.org/post/boston-bombing-suspect-moved-mass-prisons-medical-center Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">April 15 Boston Marathon bombings and the crimes that followed</a>, has been moved out of Boston's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center "and is now confined at the Bureau of Prisons facility FMC Devens at Ft. Devens, Mass.," U.S. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:39:40 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7523 at http://kut.org Boston Bombing Suspect Moved To Prison Medical Center Boston Bombing Investigation: Thursday's Developments http://kut.org/post/boston-bombing-investigation-thursdays-developments The latest developments in the investigation into <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">the April 15 bombings at the Boston Marathon</a> and related news include:<p><strong>Update at 2 p.m. ET. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 11:56:40 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7497 at http://kut.org Boston Bombing Investigation: Thursday's Developments Boston Bombing Investigation: Wednesday's Developments http://kut.org/post/boston-bombing-investigation-wednesdays-developments <strong>The latest developments in the investigation into <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">the bombings at the Boston Marathon</a> and related news include:</strong><p><strong>Update at 7:36 p.m. ET. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 18:06:49 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7481 at http://kut.org Boston Bombing Investigation: Wednesday's Developments Clues Suggest Boston Suspects Took A Do-It-Yourself Approach http://kut.org/post/clues-suggest-boston-suspects-took-do-it-yourself-approach As investigators look into the Boston Marathon bombings, one crucial question is whether the suspects, brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, acted alone or had help. The clues might be found in the bombs used.<p>From what is now known, it appears the brothers assembled a whole arsenal of explosives. Watertown Police Chief Edward Deveau told CNN last weekend that the suspects had at least six bombs, including the two used in the attack and one thrown at police during a shootout.<p>There were three bombs that weren't detonated, including one found at the Tsarnaevs' apartment in Cambridge. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:57:21 +0000 Tom Gjelten 7467 at http://kut.org Clues Suggest Boston Suspects Took A Do-It-Yourself Approach Tsarnaev Charged: Suspected Boston Bomber Accused Of Using WMD http://kut.org/post/boston-bombings-mon-updates (Most recent update: 7:00 p.m. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:45:02 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7442 at http://kut.org Tsarnaev Charged: Suspected Boston Bomber Accused Of Using WMD The Search For Answers In Boston: Why? How? Anyone Else? http://kut.org/post/search-answers-boston-why-how-anyone-else (Most recent update: 5:10 p.m. ET)<p>With the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/19/177885868/shots-explosions-heard-as-boston-manhunt-continues" target="_blank">capture Friday night of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev</a>, the 19-year-old surviving suspect in the <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">bombings at the Boston Marathon</a>, the story moves into a new phase — one of trying to answer critical questions.<p>-- Why?<p>-- How?<p>-- Was anyone else involved?<p>Authorities hope to get many answers from Tsarnaev himself. Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:21:13 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7436 at http://kut.org The Search For Answers In Boston: Why? How? Anyone Else? How It Unfolded: Boston Bombing Suspect Taken Into Custody http://kut.org/post/how-it-unfolded-boston-bombing-suspect-taken-custody After an hourslong "shelter-in-place" advisory ended in Watertown, Mass., a man walked into his yard Friday to find blood on the tarp covering his boat.<p>At a press conference Friday night, Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis gave this and other details that led law enforcement to take the second suspect of the Boston Marathon bombings into custody.<p>When the Watertown resident saw the blood, Davis said, he then looked under the tarp and saw a man covered with blood. Sat, 20 Apr 2013 03:49:47 +0000 Dana Farrington 7435 at http://kut.org How It Unfolded: Boston Bombing Suspect Taken Into Custody 'The Hunt Is Over:' Police Apprehend Marathon Bombing Suspect http://kut.org/post/police-apprehend-2nd-marathon-bombing-suspect (We most recently updated this post at 11:10 p.m. ET on Friday. <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/19/177885868/shots-explosions-heard-as-boston-manhunt-continues/#0001" target="_self">See this note</a> about how we cover news such as this. Sat, 20 Apr 2013 02:12:02 +0000 Mark Memmott, NPR 7422 at http://kut.org 'The Hunt Is Over:' Police Apprehend Marathon Bombing Suspect Austin Man Can't Believe He Experienced Boston & West Blasts http://kut.org/post/austin-man-cant-believe-he-experienced-boston-west-blasts <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/kera/audio/2013/04/JoeBerti.mp3" class="asset-audio">The KERA News story.</a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Joe </span>Berti<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has had an unbelievable week. And one in which he’s counting his blessings that he's alive.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Monday,&#160;Berti&#160;finished running the Boston Marathon minutes before the bombs went off. His wife, Amy, was standing near the finish line, yards from the first blast. Two days later, as he drove from Dallas to Austin, he saw – and photographed – the explosion in the Central Texas town of West.</span><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 17:33:09 +0000 7427 at http://kut.org Austin Man Can't Believe He Experienced Boston & West Blasts Boston Bombing Suspects Are Brothers Living In U.S. For Years http://kut.org/post/boston-bombing-suspects-are-brothers-living-us-years <em><strong>Updated 1:50 p.m. ET</strong>: (Correcting that brothers shared an apartment in Cambridge, not Watertown.)</em><p>The suspects in Monday's deadly Boston Marathon explosions and the Thursday night murder of a police officer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are two brothers from a former Soviet republic who were in the United States legally for years, and lived together in a Cambridge, Mass., apartment.<p>Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, on Friday afternoon was still being sought by police. Fri, 19 Apr 2013 17:13:43 +0000 Liz Halloran, NPR 7425 at http://kut.org Boston Bombing Suspects Are Brothers Living In U.S. For Years Austin Runners Lace Up Sneakers for Boston Marathon Victims http://kut.org/post/austin-runners-lace-sneakers-boston-marathon-victims <p></p><p>Though most of the hundreds of people who turned out regularly go running with their groups, Thursday night’s event was different.</p><p>Participants and organizers say at least 600 people RSVP’d on Facebook. Scores of neon-dressed participants gathered at around 8 p.m. in the parking lot near <a href="http://archive.austinisd.org/schools/details.phtml?id=014" target="_blank">Austin High School</a> on Cesar Chavez.</p><p>Some wore their marathon jackets and numbers. Many people hugged, held hands, waved across the parking lot to one another and several wiped away tears.</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 11:29:31 +0000 Veronica Zaragovia 7420 at http://kut.org Austin Runners Lace Up Sneakers for Boston Marathon Victims