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What the suspects' family has to say

"Losers" or victims of a framing?

Police chief: Boston manhunt began with intense firefight in dark street

Handguns, a rifle and at least six bombs -- three of which exploded -- were found at the scene early Friday after officers first confronted the two Boston Marathon bombing suspects in the darkness of a residential street, the Watertown, Massach

Google earnings top estimates, despite mobile problems

Mobile continues to be a problem for Google, as the company struggles with how to make money off mobile ads and its Motorola smartphone unit. But earnings still beat Wall Street estimates.

Three new planets could host life

In the midst of chaos here on Earth, scientists are finding hope for life on other planets.

Verizon iPhone sales tumble 33 percent

Either iPhone customers are growing savvier, or they're starting to tire of Apple's smartphone.

SUSPECT CAPTURED: Cheers erupt in Watertown with suspect apprehended alive

Law enforcement officials erupted in cheers in Watertown, Masssachusetts, on Friday night -- moments before Boston police tweeted that the lone remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was in custody.

Timeline: How the chase of Boston bombing suspects developed

Developments in the Boston Marathon bombings investigation have come quickly since the release of photos of the suspects. The timeline is in Eastern Time Thursday

Boston bombing suspect tweeted 'stay safe'

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev has tweeted since the Boston Marathon bombings on what two friends of his tell CNN is his Twitter account.

Boy Scouts to consider lifting ban on openly gay youths

The Boy Scouts of America would no longer deny membership to youth on the basis of sexual orientation, but would maintain its ban on openly gay adult leaders under a proposal it is considering, the group said Friday.

Obama consoles grieving Bostonians, says we'll 'finish the race'

President Barack Obama sought to reassure and inspire Bostonians reeling from the deadly marathon bombing, telling them that America stood with their grieving city and promised: "We'll keep going. We will finish the race."