Gangster ‘#Whitey’ #Bulger now housed in federal prison in Oklahoma City, according to Bureau of Prisons.
BOSTON (Reuters) – Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber asked a judge on Monday to extend past February 28 the deadline to try to move his trial outside of Boston, saying they cannot make such a request before they know if he is facing the death penalty.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s attorneys argued in papers filed in federal court that their decision on whether to seek a change of venue will depend in part on whether the Justice Department seeks to have Tsarnaev, 20, executed if he is convicted of charges arising from the April 15 bombing.
HARVARD UNIVERSITY REPORTS ‘UNCONFIRMED REPORTS OF EXPLOSIVES’ ON ITS CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS CAMPUS, EVACUATES FOUR BUILDINGS
HOPE VALLEY, Rhode Island (Reuters) – Like many a first-time parrot keeper, Marc Johnson had little idea what was in store when he got a bird to keep him company while he worked in his pottery studio.
Back in 1989, the young artist scraped together $600 and bought a blue-and-yellow macaw. The bright plumage soon attracted the attention of passersby, who started bringing other birds for Johnson to take in.