Archive for April, 2013

Apr
30
2013

Woman’s DNA found on Boston bomb

Female DNA has been found on at least one of the Boston Marathon bombs, but investigators have not determined whose it is or whether it indicates a woman helped the two brothers blamed for the deadly April 15 blasts... Read more
Apr
29
2013

Ricin suspect ordered held without bond

The Mississippi man accused of making a potent toxin found in letters mailed to President Barack Obama and other officials will be held without bond pending a preliminary hearing later this week, a federal magistrate ruled Monday. via CNN.com. Read more
Apr
27
2013

Source: Boston bombing suspect less talkative

The Boston bombing suspect has become less talkative since authorities read him his Miranda rights before charging him with using a weapon of mass destruction. They also moved him from a private to a prison hospital. via CNN.com. Read more
Apr
23
2013

Canada thwarts plot to blow up U.S.-Canada rail line

Canadian security forces say they have thwarted an al-Qaeda-backed plot to blow up a rail line between Canada and the United States, and officials announced two arrests on Monday afternoon. via U.S. News. Read more
Apr
22
2013

No immediate suggestion of accomplices in Boston bombings

Evidence uncovered so far supports the theory that the two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon bombings had no help, authorities said Saturday. "From what I know right now, these two acted together and alone," Watertown Police Chief Edward... Read more
Apr
20
2013

Boston bombing suspect captured, brother killed

Lifting days of anxiety for a city and a nation on edge, police captured the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, found bloodied in a backyard boat Friday night less than 24 hours after a wild car chase and gun... Read more
Apr
18
2013

Images reveal 2 possible suspects in Boston bombing

Investigators pinpointed two possible suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing after they appeared in images near the finish line moments before the blasts, a law enforcement official said. Authorities did not name the two – both men – but... Read more
Apr
18
2013

Feds arrest suspect in ricin-positive letters sent to Obama, senator

Federal agents on Wednesday arrested a suspect in the mailing of letters to President Barack Obama and a U.S. senator that initially tested positive for the poison ricin. The suspect was identified as Paul Kevin Curtis of Tupelo, Miss.,... Read more
Apr
17
2013

Man Questioned After Bringing Bag Of Letters To Senate Building

A suspicious package has been removed form the Hart Senate Office Building and suspicious envelopes have been removed from the third floors of both the Hart and Russell Senate Office Buildings, and the areas are now open, Capitol police... Read more
Apr
17
2013

Authorities believe they have identified a bombing suspect

Investigators believe they have identified a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, a source who has been briefed on the investigation told CNN’s John King exclusively. The breakthrough came from analysis of video from a department store near the... Read more