Boston Bombing Articles

The Unknown in the Boston Bombings

3:34 PM, Mar 27, 2014

On Wednesday, the House Homeland Security Committee released a report summarizing its investigation into the April 15, 2013, terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon. Among the report’s key findings: Nearly one year after twin backpack bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others, U.S. officials are still unsure about the extent of the terrorists’ foreign ties.  

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Boston Marathon Bombing Victim: Tsarnaev's Mother a 'Vile Person'

12:53 PM, Jun 19, 2013

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, the mother of the men accused of bombing the Boston Marathon in April, isn't winning any fans among the victims of her sons' crimes. The Boston Herald reports that one of those victims, who was hospitalized for weeks after the bombings, says Tsarnaeva's pro-jihad comments are "vile." Here's the story from the Herald:

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Missing the Ping

So much for the surveillance state.
May 06, 2013


As the country awoke to the news of a massive manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombers in the early morning hours of Friday, April 19, reporters began pressing sources at the FBI and the Justice Department for information on the two attackers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The response, at least to some reporters: We don’t know anything about them.

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Kristol Podcast: Benghazi, Boston, and Jason Collins

Hosted by Michael Graham.
10:44 AM, Apr 30, 2013

THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with William Kristol on the Boston marathon bombing, Benghazi, and Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player.

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Reality Bites

3:02 PM, Apr 26, 2013

Podcast: Obama's Disappearing 'Red Line,' Immigration Reform, and the Boston Bombing

Hosted by Michael Graham.
11:16 AM, Apr 26, 2013

THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with William Kristol on the the Boston bombing, Obama's disappearing "red line" in Syria, and immigration reform.

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Hayes Podcast: Benghazi Report Reveals Deep Problems

Hosted by Michael Graham.
11:55 AM, Apr 24, 2013


THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with senior writer Stephen F. Hayes on the new report on Benghazi released by House Republicans, and what we know in the aftermath of the Boston marathon bombing.

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Podcast: We Need to Know More About Tsarnaev's International Connections

Host Michael Graham, joined by Thomas Joscelyn.
11:12 AM, Apr 23, 2013

THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with Thomas Joscelyn on the Boston marathon bombing and the alleged bombers' international connections.

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Kristol Podcast: Terrorism Is an Ongoing Threat

Hosted by Michael Graham.
11:15 AM, Apr 22, 2013

THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with William Kristol on the Boston Marathon bombing, the government's response, and policy choices for the future.

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