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Healing in Boston as investigators seek 2 seen near bombing

Boston will pause to mourn, and heal, Thursday after the fatal terror attack on the city's beloved marathon.

'Like a nuclear bomb': Deadly fertilizer plant blast devastates Texas town

The full extent of the devastation will have to wait until the light of day Thursday. But residents of the small Texas town of West already know what to expect.

Have the Osbournes broken up?

Say it ain't so!

'Glee' star strips down for magazine spread

"Glee" star Naya Rivera has earned accolades as the tough and proud Santana Lopez on the Fox comedy, but one of her prior gigs wasn't as rosy.

Arrest made in Boston Marathon Bombings

An arrest has been made in the Boston bombings investigation based on two videos showing images of the suspect, a federal law enforcement source told CNN's Fran Townsend.

BOSTON PD: No arrest made in bombing case

There is conflicting information as to whether someone has been arrested in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings. A federal law enforcement source told CNN's Fran Townsend that someone was arrested.

Mourners bid solemn farewell to Britain's 'Iron Lady,' Margaret Thatcher

"After the storm of a life lived in the heat of political controversy, there is a great calm."

Senators formally file immigration bill

A bipartisan group of senators formally filed legislation early Wednesday calling for border security as the cornerstone of immigration reform.

Senate to start votes on gun bill

The U.S. Senate will begin voting on amendments to gun legislation on Wednesday, including the leading proposals for tighter restrictions spurred by the Connecticut school massacre in December.

Boston Marathon bombings: More details, more questions

Within a day of the Oklahoma City bombing, officials had named their suspect: Timothy McVeigh. Within two days of the 9/11 attacks, investigators had zeroed in on al Qaeda as the perpetrator.