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Boston bombings suspects planned to 'party' in New York, police say

Kelly said Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were on their way to Manhattan on Thursday night, following the bombings, before a manhunt ensued.

Live tweeting the deadly Watertown shootout

BOSTON — In the chaos that followed the Boston Marathon bombing, the public was stunned and craved facts with the immediacy they've grown accustomed to with real-time internet updates.

In Dagestan, US blamed for Boston bombing

MAKHACHKALA, Russia — US investigators who questioned the parents of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev here in the North Caucasus region of Dagestan are helping fill out what’s emerging as a picture of two brothers who acted alone, straddling two cultures and seeking purpose in increasingly radical Islamic beliefs fueled by extremist websites. However, that’s not what they’re likely to hear from people here.

GroundTruth: Charles Sennott on the Boston bombings

Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Dagestan mystery

It's not clear if Tamerlan Tsarnaev's trip brought him into contact with the Al Qaeda-linked insurgents who have been fighting against Russian rule in North Caucasus region for almost two decades, whether he received training from them, or if the brothers' alleged attack was somehow inspired by his experiences in the region.

Early theory: Boston bombers were working on their own

Preliminary information seems to indicate the Tsarnaev brothers were working alone, while the number of people injured in the bombing who received treatment rose to 282.

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged in hospital hearing

The 19-year-old has been charged with "using and conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction ... resulting in death."

Aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing (FULL COVERAGE)

BOSTON — One week after the Boston bombing, questions remain about the attack, the suspects — the Tsarnaev brothers — and their motive. GlobalPost reports on the wide-ranging investigation that spans from Boston to Russia and beyond.
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