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The Search For Answers In Boston: Why? How? Anyone Else?

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A memorial honors the victims of Monday's bombings near the Boston Marathon finish line in Boston on Saturday.
A memorial honors the victims of Monday's bombings near the Boston Marathon finish line in Boston on Saturday.
9:18PM
April
20, 2013

With the capture Friday night of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 19-year-old surviving suspect in the bombings at the Boston Marathon, the story moves into a new phase — one of trying to answer critical questions. In particular, are there more bombs and are other people involved?

‘The Hunt Is Over:’ Police Apprehend Marathon Bombing Suspect

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Police officers stand guard near where the second suspect was apprehended by police in Watertown, Mass., on Friday night.
9:39AM
April
20, 2013

After a massive Boston-area manhunt for the suspect in the marathon bombings, police closed in on a boat in a Watertown backyard where the 19-year-old was hiding. The dramatic resolution came shortly after police announced they did not believe the suspect was in the area.

Boston Marathon Explosions: Wednesday’s Developments

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Flowers, flags and balloons at a memorial in Boston near the site of Monday's explosions.
9:27PM
April
17, 2013

The investigation continues. The FBI and other agencies are appealing to the public for help. It’s possible the key clue may be in a photo or video taken by a spectator.

Boston Marathon Explosions: Tuesday’s Developments

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A marathon runner, wrapped in a blanket to stay warm after the race, watched Monday as authorities investigated the bombings that shook the finish line area at the Boston Marathon. At least three people were killed and dozens were wounded.
A marathon runner, wrapped in a blanket to stay warm after the race, watched Monday as authorities investigated the bombings that shook the finish line area at the Boston Marathon. At least three people were killed and dozens were wounded.
7:39AM
April
17, 2013

The investigation into the explosions that killed three and injured dozens continues. We’re tracking developments.

Cincinnati Marathon Reviewing Security Procedures

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The race's executive director, Iris Simpson-Bush, says the race already has extensive security and medical response plans in place, but officials will consider whether additional measures are needed.
10:35AM
April
16, 2013

Organizers of Cincinnati’s upcoming Flying Pig Marathon plan are reviewing security measures in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon explosions.