In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

Judge won’t toss Boston bombing suspects’ sister’s NYC case

Manhattan Criminal Court Judge Ann Scherzer said Thursday that another judge denied the motion to dismiss Ailina Tsarnaeva’s telephone threa…

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Warrior Princess Mud Run

You can now register for this year’s Warrior Princess Mud Run, taking place on August 22. 100% of the proceeds go to the Harbor House.

Safi al-Kaseasbeh, left, father of Jordanian pilot Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, who is held by Islamic State group militants, attends a protest in front of the Royal Palace in Amman, Jordan, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Jordan on Wednesday offered a precedent-setting prisoner swap to the Islamic State group in a desperate attempt to save a Jordanian air force pilot the militants purportedly threatened to kill, along with a Japanese hostage.

Families plead for lives of IS hostages as swap hopes fade

The militants, who hold the pilot and the journalist, have purportedly threatened to kill the airman at sundown Thursday, Iraq time, if the …