3 questioned in connection with Boston bombings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Three people in New Bedford, Massachusetts were questioned and released on Friday in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings, law enforcement officials said. The announcement came as more…

U.S. to probe if brothers had help

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) President Barack Obama pledged on Friday that the United States will find out whether the two ethnic Chechen brothers suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings more…

FBI interviewed dead Boston bomber in 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) The FBI in 2011 interviewed one of the brothers suspected in the deadly Boston Marathon bombings, a U.S. law enforcement source said on Friday, a disclosure that more…

Media stumped: It's the jihad, stupid

by Garth Kant -- Many in the mainstream media are mystified, unable to pin down a possible motive behind the Boston bombings despite a wealth of information that strongly suggests the suspects more…

Bombing used to slam patriots as 'hate' group

by Drew Zahn -- The reason it's unlikely a tea-party, patriot or right-wing group perpetrated the Boston Marathon bombing is because the victims weren't "black people or Jewish people or gay people more…

Gun-control legislation not dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="E2MDAzYjobMv4QHLV2rr9aCrYky6shlx"] Gun-control opponents won a major victory this week when the Manchin-Toomey bill to expand background checks failed to advance, but a leading lobbyist says the behind-the-scenes more…

Does larger Chechen network exist in U.S.?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – While investigators still are trying to determine whether the Boston Marathon bombers now identified as Chechen Muslims had external contacts, analysts say that the two perpetrators more…