All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘boston marathon bombing’

American Meb Keflezighi Wins Boston Marathon

An American man has won the Boston Marathon for the first time in more than 30 years. Meb Keflezighi, a 38-year-old immigrant from war-torn Eritrea, finished Monday’s race in an unofficial time of 2:08:37. The last time an American won the men’s race was in 1983 when Greg Meyer won and the last time an American woman has won was …

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Glenn Beck Sued By Boston Marathon Bombing Victim For Defamation

A Saudi Arabian victim of the Boston Marathon bombings is suing political commentator and radio host, Glenn Beck for defamation. Abdulrahman Alharbi, a 20-year-old man who was wounded at the Boston Marathon bombings, filed the defamation lawsuit on Friday at the U.S. District Court in Boston. After the Boston Marathon bombings, the FBI had identified the Tsarnaev brothers from Russia as …

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Glenn Beck Faces Defamation Lawsuit by Boston Marathon Victim

Political commentator Glenn Beck is being sued for defaming a Saudi Arabian man injured during the Boston Marathon bombings last April 2013. The bombing, which took the lives of three people and injured more than 200 event-goers, was said to be the doing of two brothers from Russia. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was detained, charged with 30 federal charges, and currently awaits …

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Bombing Suspect Friend Ibragim Todashev Shot in Self Defense by FBI

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has cleared the unnamed agent who shot Ibragim Todashev last year of murder charges. Todashev was a friend of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, a suspect in the Boston marathon bombings. Florida Prosecutors and the FBI state the agent acted in self defense. The FBI agent was interviewing Todashev at his home in Orlando due to his self-incrimination …

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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect May Face Death Penalty

The Justice Department announced today that they plan to seek the death penalty if a jury finds Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of the Boston Marathon bombing. The Boston Marathon bombing occurred last April and took the lives of three people and injured more than 200 others. The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts has condemned the decision as Massachusetts has been …

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