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April 28, 2015 2:32 PM Latest on Boston Trial: Tamerlan's Wife Researched Martyrdom

A computer expert testifying for the defense in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) says his brother Tamerlan's wife did research on her computer to try to find out what the rewards would be for the wife of someone who dies as a martyr fighting in a holy war. Mark Spencer testified Tuesday that Katherine 21

April 27, 2015 4:40 PM ‘He was acting like an immature 19-year-old’: Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyer argues for life sentence

David Bruck (far r.), a defense lawyer for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (far l.) said Monday his client should be imprisoned for life, not given a death sentence. Defense attorneys fighting to save Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from a death sentence called him an "immature 19-year-old" in opening statements Monday. Lawyer David 27

April 27, 2015 2:23 PM Latest on Boston Trial: 'There Is No Evening the Scales'

A lawyer for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) is urging the jury to send him to prison for the rest of his life, saying, "There is no point in trying to hurt him as he hurt because it can't be done." Attorney David Bruck gave opening statements Monday in the penalty phase of Tsarnaev's trial for the 2013 attacks. Jurors 16

April 27, 2015 1:36 PM Japan prime minister Abe follows trip to Boston Marathon finish line with Harvard address

BOSTON (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (shin-zoh ah-bay) is visiting Harvard University to deliver an address at the Kennedy School of Government. Some 100 protesters calling for Abe to apologize for what they call World War II-era crimes, including sexual slavery in Korea, stood silently holding signs and banners outside on Monday. Abe is also scheduled 16

April 27, 2015 12:28 PM Japan’s prime minister kicks off US visit in Boston

Japan’s prime minister begins his second day of a U.S. visit with a stop at the Boston Marathon finish line. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife are visiting the site Monday morning with Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh as a gesture of respect for the victims of the 2013 bombings that killed three people. Abe then visits Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government 22

April 27, 2015 10:05 AM Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's defense team to argue for his life in Boston bombing trial penalty phase

BOSTON – Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's life is on the line as his lawyers return to federal court to make their case that he should be spared the death penalty. Tsarnaev's defense team is set to begin presenting witnesses Monday in the penalty phase of his trial -- the stage that will determine whether he is executed or spends the rest of his life behind 22

April 27, 2015 5:52 AM Tsarnaev's Life on Line as Defense Argues Against Execution

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's life is on the line as his lawyers return to federal court to make their case that he should be spared the death penalty. Tsarnaev's defense team is set to begin presenting witnesses Monday in the penalty phase of his trial — the stage that will determine whether he is executed or spends the rest of his life behind 15

April 27, 2015 5:11 AM Convicted Boston Marathon bomber's life is on the line as defense argues against execution

FILE - This undated file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013, by the FBI shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Tsarnaev’s life is on the line as his lawyers return to federal court to make their case that he should be spared the death penalty. Tsarnaev’s defense team is set to begin presenting witnesses on Monday, April 27, 2015, in the penalty phase of his trial 15

April 26, 2015 9:34 PM IAF kills 4 terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted bombs

The Israel Air Force struck and killed four terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted explosives near an abandoned IDF post on Sunday night said, a senior IDF source. The source declined to say which organization the terror cell belonged to, saying it was too soon for such details. The incident, which occurred at 21:30 in the northern 41

April 26, 2015 7:27 PM Indonesian executions: key questions and answers

Indonesia is set soon to execute eight foreigners convicted of drug offences, despite international outrage and desperate appeals for mercy from relatives. Authorities on Saturday gave formal notice to the eight -- from Australia, Brazil, Nigeria and the Philippines -- that they would face a firing squad imminently. If the executions go ahead, the seven 35