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Tamerlan Tsarnaev: Terrorist. Murderer. Federal Informant?

Not long after Tsarnaev bombed the Boston Marathon, investigative reporter Michele McPhee went looking for answers. What she discovered might just change how you think about our government and law enforcement forever.

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Orlando Shooter Referenced Tsarnaev Brothers During Massacre

Update: Monday, 2:15 p.m. In one of his 911 calls during the rampage, Mateen told the operator the Tsarnaev brothers his “homeboys,” Special Agent in Charge Harold […]

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President Obama Mentions Boston Marathon Bombers in Terrorism Address

In a rare, nationally televised address Sunday night, President Barack Obama made mention of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, while urging the country to resist […]

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Maura Healey Hasn’t Been Briefed on the Waltham Triple Murder Case

Nearly half a year after stepping into office, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey still has not been briefed on the 2011 Waltham triple murder, which, […]

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Jihad and Remorse Debated as Tsarnaev Trial Goes to Jury

After two and a half months, each side in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial gave the jury a new argument to ponder in today’s closing statements. […]

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Tamerlan Tsarnaev: Inside the Mind of a Killer

On the night of the Boston Marathon attacks, Tamerlan Tsarnaev watched his handiwork on television—and laughed.

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Letter from Tsarnaev Friend Claims Abuse at the Hands of Correctional Officers

A recent letter that appears to have been written by Khairullozhon Matanov, the friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who’s being held […]

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Khairullozhon Matanov, Friend of Alleged Marathon Bombers, Arrested For Impeding Investigation

A Quincy man federal officials say was close friends with the two brothers accused of setting off a pair of bombs at the Boston Marathon […]

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FBI Agent Who Killed Ibragim Todashev Identified as Aaron McFarlane

A Boston Globe report on Wednesday named the FBI agent who shot and killed Ibragim Todashev during an interrogation a year ago as Aaron McFarlane. […]

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Funeral Director Writes Book About Burial of Boston Bombing Suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev

In the year after the Boston Marathon bombings, survivors, reporters, and bystanders all penned first-person narratives recounting the moment-by-moment details between the days the blasts […]

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FBI Backs Up Agent Who Failed to Identify Tamerlan Tsarnaev

In response to a brewing storm of criticism, the FBI’s brass say they don’t blame the Boston Joint Terrorism Task Force agent who interviewed Tamerlan […]

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FBI Official: Tsarnaev Surveillance Allegations Are ‘Patently False’

The FBI is pushing back hard against allegations aired Friday on WBUR that the bureau had identified the bombing suspects well before the time authorities […]

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FBI Admits It Missed Opportunities to Stop Tamerlan Tsarnaev

A government report released on Thursday sheds new light on the failures of federal law enforcement officials to recognize Tamerlan Tsarnaev as a potential source […]

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Eyewitness: Waltham Crime Scene Didn’t Match Description of Triple-Murder in Todashev’s Confession

The English is awkward and the handwriting in places illegible, but the threadbare narrative that emerges from Ibragim Todashev’s alleged confession note seems to contradict […]

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Read Ibragim Todashev’s Last Confession Before Being Killed by the FBI

Just before an FBI agent shot Ibragim Todashev dead, according to a report released Tuesday, Todashev had begun to write a confession—implicating himself and Boston […]