Boston bombing

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 4/22/2013 at 7:49AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Overcast. High of 55. Breezy. Winds from the ENE at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph shifting to the North in the afternoon. Monday night: Overcast in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Low of 43. Breezy. Winds from the ENE at 15 to 25 [...]

Boston bombing suspect in custody
Boston bombing suspect in custody
Police Queens Courier Staff 4/19/2013 at 9:22PM

One of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing is in custody after a manhunt that shut down the Massachusetts city and its suburbs today. The Boston Police Department confirmed the news around 8:45 p.m., tweeting ”Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the area.” He is in serious condition, authorities said. The suspect, 19-year-old Dzhokar Tsarnaev, was found hiding [...]

Queens couple recounts blasts at Boston Marathon
Queens couple recounts blasts at Boston Marathon
Top Stories Maggie Hayes 4/18/2013 at 1:13PM

Kevin Morrissey was a half mile away from finishing the Boston Marathon when he and the runners around him were abruptly forced to stop in their tracks on Monday, April 15. “Marathon Monday,” as it is commonly called, is also Patriots’ Day in Boston. But around 2:50 p.m., on what is typically a joyous holiday, [...]

Bombing at Boston Marathon kills at least three, injures dozens
Bombing at Boston Marathon kills at least three, injures dozens
Police Cristabelle Tumola 4/15/2013 at 3:44PM

UPDATE 8:57 p.m.: Boston police confirmed that three people have died in the bombing, according to reports. UPDATE 8:52 p.m.: The FBI has taken over the investigation int0 Monday’s bombing. UPDATE 8:39 p.m.: The Boston Globe is reporting that “just before 8 p.m., a ‘person of interest’ was being questioned at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in connection with [...]