2013 Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death
2013 Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

A US jury on Friday sentenced 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for his role in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, one of the worst assaults on American soil since the September 11, 2001 attacks.

US court denies request to move Boston bombings trial

A US court Friday denied a request by alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for his trial to be moved out of the city, just days ahead of opening statements.

`Boston blasts motivated by US wars in Iraq, Afghanistan`

In what reinforces the point of religious motive being behind Boston marathon blasts, the suspects were motivated by the wars waged by the United States in Iraq and Afghanistan, it has emerged.

Boston attacks must not derail immigration reform: White House

The comprehensive immigration reform should not be made a casualty of the Boston marathon attacks as the move would help enhance the nation`s security, the White House said in a statement today.

EU, NATO react with horror at Boston attacks

EU and NATO leaders reacted with revulsion Tuesday to the twin bomb blasts at the Boston Marathon that killed at least three people.