Increased security will be in effect for Sunday`s Chicago Marathon, the first major marathon staged in the United States since the tragic April bombing at the Boston race, organizers and police said.
A 26-year-old woman has been arrested here on charges of falsely claiming half a million dollars by posing as a victim of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Al Qaeda`s affiliate said that the Boston blasts have revealed America`s fragile security and proved that making bombs was within "everyone`s reach".
Russian authorities secretly wiretapped the mother of the Boston bombing suspects and recorded her discussing jihad in vague terms during a 2011 telephone conversation, CNN reported.
A relief fund for the Boston Marathon bombing victims has raised $20 million in just over a week, authorities announced.
The US has demanded the resignation of a senior UN human rights official for his alleged outrageous comment on Boston bombings, in which he placed the blame on the American policy in the Middle East.
The US FBI is looking at a Waziristan-based terror group`s link with the two brothers suspected of the deadly Boston bombings, a media report said.
It was unclear what happened to Tamerlan`s body or whether he will have a Muslim funeral.
The two Chechen brothers suspected to be behind the twin bomb blasts in Boston were possibly `lone wolves` or terrorists who act alone without assistance from any group, the city`s mayor said today.
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A 30-second silence will be observed before the start of the London Marathon Sunday and runners will be encouraged to wear a black ribbon to show support for the Boston blast victims.
The Madrid Marathon will strengthen its security measures in the wake of the terrorist attack on the Boston Marathon which left three people dead and over 100 others injured.
Karzai in a statement denounced what he described as terrorist attacks in the "strongest possible terms".
Strongly condemning the Boston bomb blasts, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday wrote to US President Barack Obama.
Day in Pics: 7th May
Showbiz World - May 7, 2015
62nd National Film Awards