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Saturday 8:05 am: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was taken to Beth Israel Medical Center and is listed in “serious” condition.

He is said to have head and neck injuries, as well as some abdominal injuries.

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Saturday 7:13 am: BizPac Review has the latest.

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Manhunt over: Photo captures take-down of bombing suspect #2

Obama speaks on suspect arrest: Don’t rush to judgement on entire groups of people

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Friday 8:48 pm: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Suspect 2 in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombing is in police custody after a massive manhunt Friday, April 19, 2013.

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Friday 8:46 pm: Boston Police CONFIRM SUSPECT 2 IS IN CUSTODY.

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Friday 8:44 pm: Ambulance leaving the scene, applause heard from law enforcement, Fox BOSTON confirming SUSPECT 2 is IN CUSTODY.

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Friday 8:43pm: Fox Boston SUSPECT IN CUSTODY

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Friday 8:40 pm: Via Weasel Zippers:

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Friday 8:34 pm: The Boston Globe reported earlier:

Police have seen the suspect sit up and are using “flash bang” stun grenades to disorient and distract him. Officers are acting with caution because they remain concerned that the suspect might be wearing a suicide bomb vest, the source said.

The source said police had seen the suspect moving from a State Police helicopter.

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Friday 8:32 pm: Guest to Bill O’Reilly: Mother of suspects arrested for shoplifting at the Lord and Taylor in 2012.

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Friday 8:30 pm: press conference soon with Gov. and Mayor.

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Friday 8:28 pm: Fox Boston report:

Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston Friday 8:24 pm: Three people in custody being questioned by authorities. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 8:16pm: Geraldo Rivera reported the older brother was questioned by the FBI in 2010 at the “request of a foreign government.” ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 8:11 pm: Bill O’Reilly talking about the older brother Tamerlan: “Hell probably has a new resident tonight.” ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 8:08 pm: shots fired in Watertown, Mass. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3UT5lEQvh8 _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 8:00 pm: Fox News is reporting the suspect is believed to be injured from the shootout Thursday evening. It is unclear if the suspect is refusing to come out of the boat, or if his injuries are preventing it. Friday 7:53 pm: The suspect is surrounded. He is believed to be under the boat tarp.

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Photo Credit: Fox News via FBI

___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:52 pm: 8 to 10 explosions heard possibly in the backyard where the boat is. Possibly flash bangs used by law enforcement. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:46 pm: More shots fired. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:42 pm:  Fox News reported the FBI had questioned the older brother about ties to terrorism approximately two years ago. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:32 pm: The suspect IS IN THE BOAT REFUSING TO COME OUT ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:30 pm: Bomb squad is en route to the scene. __________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:19 pm: Minutes after the press conference was finished, law enforcement rushed to the home where the supect may have been hiding in a boat in a backyard. 30-40 gunshots were fired. __________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:17 pm: Police responding to shots fired on Franklin St, in Watertown, Mass. Belief by law enforcement  is that suspect 2 is down. The city is back on lockdown. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:14 pm: Woman called police around 7pm to report that though her boat had been checked earlier by police, the door to the boat shed was now open and she saw blood. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:13 pm: A robotic device is being brought in to search a boat on a trailer in a backyard for explosives. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:12 pm: Police responding to Franklin Street in Watertown. Shelter in place is back in effect. _________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:11 pm: 30-40 shots fired in Watertown. “A” suspect is reported DOWN by Fox News _________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 7:10 pm:  A SUSPECT IS DOWN __________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:24 pm: BizPac Review: “Mom’s interview: My sons were setup, FBI followed them for years.“Boston bomber could have been deported after 2009 conviction.” “Boston bomber an Obama supporter!” ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:21 pm: No more press conferences scheduled for Friday, April 19, 2013. __________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:19 pm: Police Col. Alden: Suspect escaped the shootout on “foot.” __________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:18pm: Col. Alden: Suspect is “violent and dangerous.” People must be vigilent. “We did everything we could to ensure he was not in this neighborhood.” ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:14 pm: Police: Suspects were not involved in an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven Thursday evening. There had been a robbery earlier, but the suspects were in the store afterwards. Police Col. Timothy Alben: I believe suspect to still be in Massachusetts. ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 6:11 pm: Police: “We searched a 20-block radius” to ensure public safety. “Shelter-in-place” orders are lifted. People are allowed back out, authorities ask they stay “vigilent.” ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 5:40pm: Girl “Jess” who filmed the shootout on the phone with Fox News. Was about 4 homes away from where the gunshots were. She said it lasted about 30 minutes. “I was terrified, I wanted to go run and hide.”  “Someone was wrapped in a white sheet on a gunnery carried out after the shootout.” Jess’s YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Cqo1Ad6spkY Friday 5:31 pm: Tweets on the bombing from the suspect via The Daily Caller. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 5:28 pm: Upcoming news conference. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 5:27 pm: Two tweets from #bostonbombing: boston tweet __________________________________________________________________________ Friday 5:17 pm: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is a marine biology student at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 5:01 pm: Wolf Blitzer will be speaking very shortly to the father of the suspects. Press conference scheduled for 5:30pm. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:54 pm: Mother of suspects spoke to Russia Today. “I am 100 percent sure this is a setup.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ARE9rclZCqw

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Mother of bombing suspects, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva. Photo Credit: Business Insider

____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:52: 15 police officers injured in the shootout. Police recovered a “pressure cooker bomb” like the one used in the marathon bombing, CNN reported. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:48 pm: Press conference with authorities scheduled for 5:30pm. ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:45pm: Mother of suspects, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, told reporters she does not believe the charges against her sons: “If anyone would know, it would be me. He never told me he would be controlled by Islamic jihad.” We didn’t talk about terrorism in this house.” “My youngest son was raised in America.” “Dzhokhar got involved in religion about years ago.” _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:38 pm: BizPac Review: Victim in iconic wheelchair photo helped FBI zero in on suspects Boston Bomber Could Have Been Deported After 2009 Conviction GOP lawmaker: ‘How many Boston libs spent the night cowering…wishing they had AR-15′ ____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:17 pm: tweet Friday 4:10 pm: Dzhokhar’ former high school wrestling coach told CNN Dzhokhar was a regular “American kid.” ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:09 pm: The “door-to-door, street-by-street” sweep by law enforcement continues in the Boston area. ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:06 pm: Some background information on the life of Tamerlan Tsarnaev from CBS Boston. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 4:02: Sources told CNN explosives and an explosive trigger were on the body of Tamerlan when recovered by police. ___________________________________________________________________________________ Friday 3:50 pm: Some tweets from #manhunt: boston tweets Boston Marathon tweets Friday 3:40 pm: CBS Boston audio-video of interview with suspects’ father from Russia:

Friday 3:25 pm: Police in an armored vehicle pulled up to a Boylston Street intersection near the Arlington T-station. Police have been issued armor and weapons, Fox News reported. People have been told to get off the street.

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Friday 3:03 pm: CNN posted a timeline and map of the events leading to the massive manhunt for Suspect 2 in the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Photo Credit: CNN

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Friday 2:42 pm: High school acquaintance of Dzhokhar told reporters Dzhokhar seemed to be “a good, normal guy.”

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Friday 2:39 pm: Dzhokhar came to the U.S. in 2002 on a tourist visa seeking asylum. He received citizenship on Sept. 11, 2012. The older brother Tamerlan came in 2006 and had not received U.S. citizenship.

Authorities are looking at how Dzhokhar “became radicalized” while living in the U.S., Fox News’ Bret Baier reported.

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Friday 2:36 pm: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth was evacuated Friday after police received reports Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was on the campus this past week, after the marathon bombing Monday.

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Friday 2:22 pm: The suspect’s aunt, Maret Tsarnaev of Toronto, does not believe her nephews committed this act of terrorism. She told reporters she wants proof from the FBI they did this.

Sun News Network posted the video interview with the aunt:


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Friday 2:14 pm: Authorities have just removed a computer from the home of Dzhokhar’s sister in New York (the name of the city), New Jersey.

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Friday 2:00 pm: Police have 70 percent of their search perimeter completed. SWAT, FBI, bomb squads, helicopters, K-9 Units, etc are searching a 20-block area looking for Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

Manhunt continues for Boston Marathon Suspect 2 – in the white hat, 19-year old, Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

Five hours after photos and videos of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects were released Thursday evening, the suspects were spotted in a Watertown, Mass. 7-11.

The men carjacked a vehicle, some reports say a Mercedes SUV, keeping the driver as a hostage for about 30 minutes.

Somehow, the owner of the vehicle was able to escape inside a gas station and authorities were contacted.

A car chase with police ensued. The terrorists were heavily armed and threw military grade explosives out the window at police during the car chase.

Tamerlan died in the hospital after a shootout with police. Doctors reported he had “too many gunshot wounds to count,” as well as shrapnel from explosives in his torso. Some reports said Tamerlan also had a “trigger device” on his body.

Dzhokhar escaped police and is on the run.

MIT police officer  Sean Collier, 26, was killed while sitting in his car on the MIT campus Thursday night. A 33-year old Transit Police officer is in critical condition at a Boston area hospital.

All Watertown – Boston area residents under “shelter-in-place” orders to stay indoors. Police are calling the massive manhunt an extremely “grave and dangerous” situation.

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Friday 1:55 pm: Connecticut police are searching for a 1999 Green Honda Civic, Massachusetts license plate number: 116 GC7 in connection with the manhunt for Boston Marathon bombing Suspect 2, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Fox News reported.

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Friday 1:51 pm: BizPac Review related stories:

Eerie pictures of Boston on lock down – it’s a ghost town

Suspects’ enraged uncle gives press conference: Punish them!

Chechen president blames suspects’ American upbringing for terror

Suspect’s dad tells him to surrender, threatens US if son dies

Self ID’d Muslim: Terrorist reveals hatred on Facebook-style page

Boston Marathon memorabilia on eBay stirs controversy

Obama wrong: Islamic terrorism alive and kicking

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Friday 1:36 pm: Steve Emerson, terrorist expert, told Fox News authorities are pouring through the English and Russian YouTube accounts of both brothers. Tamerlan supposedly had 22 videos posted and Dzhokhar had four.

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Friday 1:31 pm: Mass. Emergency Services asking people in the Boston area to leave “places of business.” Asking people to “shelter in place” at home, not at work.

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Friday 1:09 pm: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer who was killed by the bombing suspects while he sat in his car on the MIT campus late Thursday night was identified as Sean Collier, 26.

Read more here from CambridgeMA.gov.

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MIT officer Sean Collier was killed late Thursday night by the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Friday 12:35 pm:  Col. Timothy Alben Superintendent of Mass. State Police: “going door-to-door, street-by-street.” No apprehension at this point. “There will be a controlled explosion later this afternoon near Cambridge, out of an abundance of caution.”

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Friday 12:08 pm: Awaiting Boston Police news conference.

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Friday 11:43 am: Uncle Ruslan Tsarni: “Dzhokhar, if you are alive, turn yourself in, ask forgiveness from these people. You brought shame on our family, the entire Chechnya people. You put this shame on our entire ethnicity.”

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Friday 11:42 am: “If I had the slightest idea they were involved, I would have been the first one to turn them on.” The brothers were NOT born in Chechnya. “Chechens are peaceful.” “This has nothing to do with Chechnya.”

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Friday 11:41 am: Uncle: “my family had nothing to do with them for a long, long time. “We respect this country, we love this country. This country gives chance to everyone.” “We are ashamed they are my brother’s children.”

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Friday 11:40 am: Ruslan Tsarni: “they are LOSERS.”

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Friday 11:38 am: Uncle Ruslan Tsarni: “we are Muslims, we are ethnic Chechens.” “My brother spent his life bringing bread to the table.” Very angry and disgusted at his nephews. “My family has nothing to do with THAT.” “We are ashamed.”

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Friday 11:37 am: He is “shocked.” Very angry. Says he didn’t know those kids until 2005. Calls bombings an “atrocity.”

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Friday 11:36 am: Uncle of suspects, Ruslan Tsarni, speaking live to reporters on behalf of his family. Condolences to all those “murdered” “injured,” names all three who died.

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Friday 11:31 am: Fox News’ Bret Baier reported the suspects threw “pipe bombs, homemade grenades and pressure cooker bombs” at police during the car chase.

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Friday 11:29 am: University Massachusetts Dartmouth campus is being evacuated.

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Friday 11:26 am: Upcoming Mass. State Police press conference.

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Friday 11:25 am: Video sounds of the shootout with the bombing suspects early Friday morning:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Cqo1Ad6spkY

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Friday 11:15 am: Manhunt continues for Boston Marathon Suspect 2 – in the white hat, 19-year old, Chechen Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

The older brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, died from his injuries after a shootout with police early Friday morning. Doctors said they lost count of how many gun shots riddled Tamerlan’s body.

Five hours after photos and videos of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects were released, the suspects were spotted in a Watertown, Mass. 7-11.

The men carjacked a vehicle, some reports say a Mercedes SUV, keeping the driver as a hostage for about 30 minutes.  A few reports say the suspects had explosives strapped to their chests.

Somehow, the owner of the vehicle was able to escape inside a gas station and authorities were contacted.

A car chase with police ensued. The terrorists were heavily armed and threw military grade explosives out the window at police during the car chase.

Tamerlan died in the hospital after a shootout with police. He had numerous gunshot wounds and shrapnel from explosives in his torso. Some reports said Tamerlan also had a “trigger device” on his body.

Dzhokhar escaped police and is on the run.

A MIT police officer was killed while sitting in his car on the MIT campus. A 33-year old Transit Police officer is in critical condition at a Boston area hospital.

All Watertown – Boston area residents under “shelter-in-place” orders to stay indoors. Police are calling the massive manhunt an extremely “grave and dangerous” situation.

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Friday 11:12 am: Anzor Tsarnaev, father of the suspected bombers, spoke to the Associated Press from Makhachkala, Russia.

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Friday 11:01 am: CNN reported a source said police have asked for a “Russian interpreter.”

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Friday 10:51 am: Motorcycle police and fire trucks just raced down the street in Watertown, Mass.

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Friday 10:49 am: The police perimeter has been extended to now include the coffee shop location.

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Friday 10:48 am: Police cars are leaving the scene after shots were heard from a location farther away.

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Friday 10:47 am: Shots fired at the coffee shop location. Police are yelling for residents to get back inside their homes.

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Friday 10:46 am: Police are moving in on a Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks coffee shop in Watertown, Mass. Police are seen donning bullet proof vests

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Friday 10:41 am: Police preparing for a press conference.

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Friday 10:36 am: The “shelter-in-place” order issued by police to area residents to stay inside their homes has been extended.

Friday 10:25 am: Police perimeter in Watertown, Mass.

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Friday 10:01 am: The Associated Press spoke to the father of the 2 suspected terrorists. He called his son, Dzhokhar “an intelligent boy and a true angel.”

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Friday 10:00 am:

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19.

 

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Friday 9:53 am: Fox reported deceased Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, had an explosive trigger on his body.

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Friday 9:50 am: Police are moving reporters and people farther away from the home they have surrounded.

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Friday 9:48 am: Police say Suspect 2 may have bombs or other explosives with him.

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Friday 9:42 am: BizPac Review:

“Self ID’d Muslim: Terrorist reveals hatred on Facebook-style page.”

“Boston Marathon memorabilia on eBay stirs controversy.”

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Friday 9:40 am: The Boston Police live scanner so many people were listening to has apparently been taken offline.

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Friday 9:31 am:

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The FBI released this picture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Suspect 2 in the Boston Marathon bombing.
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Map of area police have surrounded in Watertown, Mass.
Photo Credit: Google Maps

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

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Friday 9:27 am: The FAA has shut down airspace over Watertown, Mass.  Logan International Airport is still open.

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Friday 9:06 am: Boston Police live scanner: Police are watching a man on a back porch of a home on Boylston Street wearing a gray hoodie sweatshirt and holding a laptop.

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Friday 9:02 am: BizPac Review: “Self ID’d Muslim: Terrorist reveals hatred on Facebook page”

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Friday 8:59 am: Several vehicles are being taken away by tow truck from the area police have surrounded in Watertown, Mass.

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Friday 8:52 am: Fox reporter on the scene said the stolen Mercedes SUV was just taken out of the area by a tow truck. She said it was heavily damaged by bullets.

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Friday 8:42 am: Fox reported authorities have a list of names, possibly relatives of the suspects, living in the area where police have converged.  A helicopter is overhead in the area. SWAT and K-9 units, 3-4 bomb trucks on the scene, reports of 9 city buses of cops have converged on this particular area of Watertown, Mass.

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Friday 8:41 am: CNN reported a “heavy smell of smoke” from the area where police have converged.

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Friday 8:38 am: Police just brought a woman out of a home in the area where police are standing with weapons drawn.

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Friday 8:36 am:  Police are telling reporters to “back up, back up”  Guns drawn, rifles out.  Definite explosion or gunfire sounds.

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Friday 8:35 am: explosive sounds heard, gun fire perhaps…the FBI has the area surrounded.

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Friday 8:33am Police are running into a building. All police officers are converging on a building with guns drawn in Watertown, Mass..

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Friday 8:29 am: Homeland Security is keeping President Obama up to date, minute by minute, Fox reported.

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Friday 8:17 am: CNN reported the suspects are Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26 and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19. 

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Friday 8:16 am: Bunker Hill Community College, where the older brother attended, is the college seen in the movie, “Good Will Hunting.”

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Friday 8:14 am: 

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Friday 7:58 am: Governor Deval Patrick to address Boston area residents any moment

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Friday, April 19, 2013: Law enforcement said the dead terrorist Suspect 1 had explosives on his body.

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Friday 7:53 am:  One minute from press conference. Governor said it will be very brief, mostly a message to area residents.

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Friday 7:51 am: Press conference with police coming soon.

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Friday 7:45 am: Chechen brothers, aged 26 (dead) and 19 (with the white hat, called Suspect 2, is on the loose). The older brother reportedly attended Bunker Hill Community college pursuing engineering. The Associated Press reported the 19-year old is Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

Five hours after photos and videos of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects were released, they were spotted in a Watertown, Mass. 7-11, possibly there to rob the store.

The men carjacked a vehicle, some reports say a Mercedes SUV, keeping the driver as a hostage for about 30 minutes.  A few reports say the suspects had explosives strapped to their chests.

Somehow, the owner of the vehicle was able to escape, possibly at a gas station.

A car chase with police ensued. The terrorists threw military grade explosives out the window at police during the car chase.

Suspect number 1 with the black died in the hospital after a shootout with police. He had numerous gunshot wounds and shrapnel from explosives in his torso.

Suspect number 2 with the white hat escaped police and is on the run. A MIT police officer was killed. A Transit Police officer is in critical condition at a Boston area hospital.

All Watertown – Boston area residents are told to stay indoors. The situation is extremely “grave and dangerous.”

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Friday 7:39 am: CNN reported the terrorists are originally from Chechnya, fled to Kazakhstan during the conflict, and then moved to the Boston area of the United States.

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Friday 7:36: CNN reported the dead suspect, black hat, aged 20 attended Bunker Hill Community college to become an engineer. Took a year off school to become a boxer. He supposedly posted on his Facebook that he had not a “single American friend.” He said “I do not understand them [Americans].”

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Friday 7:355 am: The National Guard is patrolling the streets of Watertown, Mass. A press conference with police is scheduled for later this morning.

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Friday 7:12 am: Some reports say the brothers are from Chechnya, now some reports say they are possibly from Turkey. Fox News is reporting the brothers have been in the US for “several years.”

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Friday 7:28 am:  brothers aged 20 and 19

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Friday 7:19 am: Boston area is locked down.

AP report: Men are brothers from the Russian Chechnya region who have legally been in the US for about a year.

The Boston Globe reported:

“We believe these are the same individuals that were responsible for the bombing Monday at the Marathon,’’ State Police Colonel Timothy Alben said today. “We believe that they are responsible for the death of an MIT police officer and the shooting of an MBTA police officer. This is a very serious situation that we are dealing with.’’

Boston Police Commissioner Edward F. Davis this morning said the man now known as Marathon bombing Suspect #2 — seen in photos released Thursday wearing a white baseball cap — is the person being sought by a massive collection of federal, state, and municipal police. He is believed to be the suspect who actually dropped the bombs at the race finish line.

“We believe this to be a terrorist,’’ Davis told reporters about 4:30 a.m. today. “We believe this to be a man here to kill people.”

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Friday 7:15 am: A Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer was shot and killed while sitting in his car on the MIT campus. A Transit Police officer is said to be in critical condition after the shootout with the terrorists.

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Friday 7:04 am: SWAT officers are tightening the perimeter where they say Suspect terrorist 2 is holed up. Police are going door to door Friday in the Watertown, Mass. area.

The Associated Press is reporting the suspects/terrorists are brothers from Chechnya.

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Friday 7:03 am: Five hours after photos and videos of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects were released, they were spotted in a Watertown, Mass. 7-11.

The men carjacked a vehicle, some reports say a Mercedes SUV, keeping the driver as a hostage for about 30 minutes.  A few reports say the suspects had explosives strapped to their chests.

Somehow, the owner of the vehicle was able to escape, possibly at a gas station.

A car chase with police ensued. The terrorists threw military grade explosives out the window at police during the car chase.

Suspect number 1 with the black died in the hospital after a shootout with police. He had numerous gunshot wounds and shrapnel from explosives in his torso.

Suspect number 2 with the white hat escaped police and is on the run. A MIT police officer was killed. A Transit Police officer is in critical condition at a Boston area hospital.

All Watertown – Boston area residents are told to stay indoors. The situation is extremely “grave and dangerous.”

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Friday 6:56 am: Brothers are said to be Chechens who have been in the United States for a little over one year, legally, the Associated Press reported.

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Friday 6:54 am: Brothers are Russian from Chechnya. Possibly students at a Boston area university.

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Friday April 19, 2013 6:52 am: The suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing are reported to be brothers from Chechnya.

Friday 6:50 am:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Cqo1Ad6spkY#at=12

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=lhF-GIBuSec

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Friday April 19, 2013: Stay tuned for live updates 

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Friday 6:41 am: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNCHiZnrzd4

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Friday 6:33 am: SWAT officers, police, FBI have established a perimeter of about 20-blocks in Watertown, Mass. where they must believe terrorist Suspect 2 is hiding.

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Friday 6:26 am: All photos from Breitbart.com

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Suspect 1 (Black hat) is dead after a shootout with police early Friday morning.
Suspect 2 (White hat)is on the run and considered armed, dangerous and a terrorist sent to the US to kill Americans.
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Suspect 2 still on the run. Video footage from a Boston area 7-11

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Friday 6:22 am: Doctor Wolf from Beth Israel Medical Center said Dr. David Shoenfield, who lives in the Watertown area, heard gunshots last night after about 12:45 am. He notified his ER, who prepared for an event.

The suspect was in traumatic arrest with CPR ongoing as he was brought in. Terrorist Suspect 2 was pronounced dead shortly after 1 am.

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Friday 6:12 am: Fox News’ Jennifer Griffin reported the dead terrorist Suspect 1 not only had gunshots as part of his injuries, he had explosive residue on his clothing and pieces of shrapnel in his torso, doctors said.

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Friday 6:08 am: Police say Suspect 2 is “determined to kill.”

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Friday 6:03 am:  Five hours after photos and videos of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects were released, they were spotted in a Watertown 7-11.

Suspect number 1 with the black died in the hospital after a shootout with police. Suspect number 2 with the white hat escaped police and is on the run. A MIT police officer was killed. A Transit Police officer is in critical condition at a Boston area hospital.

The terrorists threw military grade explosives out the window at police during the car chase. All Watertown – Boston area residents are told to stay indoors. The situation is extremely “grave and dangerous.”

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 Friday 6:00 am:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cqo1Ad6spkY

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Friday 5:57 am: Mass. Governor: “We believe this to be a terrorist,” Patrick said in a press conference. “We believe this to be a man who’s come here to kill people. We need to get him in custody.”

The city has been shut down as a massive manhunt continues Friday morning.

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Friday 5:54 am:  5 hours after the photos of the men were released to the public, the suspects were spotted at a 7-11.

An MIT police officer was shot and killed in his car.

The suspects hijacked a Mercedes SUV and while at a gas station, the driver was able to escape.

A car chase with police ensued. Explosives were thrown out the window by the supsects.

One of the suspects died in the hospital after a shootout with police.

Somehow, Suspect 2 in the white hat is still on the loose.

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Friday 5:52 am: The suspects are now being called “terrorists,” Mass. Governor Patrick said the men were sent from another country to kill Americans.

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Friday 5:50 am: “Military grade”  explosives are still on the street, Fox reported. Residents in the Watertown area are told the situation is “grave and dangerous” and to stay indoors.

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Friday 5:46 am: In an overnight, breaking news story out of Watertown, Mass., one suspect in the Boston Marathon is dead after a shootout with police and Suspect 2 (with the white hat) is on the run.

The men killed a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer who was sitting in his car. A car chase ensued with the suspects throwing explosives out the window at police.

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