MBTA Police Chief Paul MacMillan says the wounded officer is 33-year-old Richard Donohue. He is a three-year veteran of the department.
The FBI released photos of two suspects in the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
Three law enforcement officials, speaking on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the ongoing investigation, confirmed the bomb suspects were brothers. One of the officials and the men’s uncle confirmed the identity of Tamerlan Tsarnaev.
Obama was briefed overnight about the news unfolding in Boston and the nearby community of Watertown.
CBS42′s sister station, WPRI is live in Watertown as the search for the second suspect continues.
Police throw net around neighborhood outside Boston
A law enforcement intelligence bulletin obtained by the AP identified the surviving bomb suspect as Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, of Cambridge, Mass.
The chaos in Watertown, about 10 miles west of Boston, occurred just hours after a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer was shot and killed on campus.
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) – A police officer for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed at the campus outside of Boston,… More »
A sinkhole in a Chicago suburb affected three cars and resulted in one person being taken to the hospital on Thursday.
The explosion near Waco Wednesday night injured dozens of people and sent flames shooting high into the night sky, leaving the factory a smoldering ruin.
Authorities looking for man seen with bag.
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An explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, shortly before 8 p.m. left many injured, according to reports.
A Mississippi man has been arrested and accused of sending letters with suspected traces of riacin to President Obama and two senators.
Three separate letters were intercepted that were initially sent to two senators and to President Obama and contained traces of the poisonous substance, ricin.
UPDATE: The FBI and the U.S. attorney’s office in Boston say no arrests have been made in the Boston Marathon bombings.