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  1. Lawyer Up Public Defenders Will Represent Dzhokhar Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (vk.com/AP)

    1. Public Defenders Will Represent Dzhokhar

    He may not be read his Miranda rights, but he will at least have a lawyer. Federal public defenders have agreed to represent Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, one of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing. Miriam Conrad, the Massachusetts federal defender, said on Saturday that her office expects to appoint a lawyer for Tsarnaev as soon as possible after he is charged because there are "serious issues regarding possible interrogation." U.S. officials said that Tsarnaev would not be read his Miranda rights and would be questioned by a special interrogation team for high-value suspects because of a public safety exception. As of Saturday afternoon, Tsarnaev, whose older brother was killed on Friday, remained in critical condition after being wounded in a gunfight with police.

    April 20, 2013 4:10 PM

  2. SIX MONTHS FBI Investigates Russian Trip Barcroft Media, via Landov

    2. FBI Investigates Russian Trip

    The FBI is investigating a trip that Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the 26-year-old suspected Boston bomber who was killed in the first shootout with police, took to Chechnya and Dagestan last year. He reportedly went to the mainly Muslim regions in the north Caucasus area of Russia. Tamerlan spent six months in Dagestan, his father said he was just renewing his passport. It's still publicly unknown what the motive of the brothers was. This is of utmost importance since the FBI announced on Friday that the Russia government was seeking information on Tamerlan because he was a follower of radical Islam.

    April 20, 2013 7:18 PM

  3. FIREFIGHT Guns and Bombs Found at Scene of Shootout Darren McCollester/Getty

    3. Guns and Bombs Found at Scene of Shootout

    An arsenal of weapons including at least six bombs, handguns, and a rifle were found at the scene of the Watertown shootout between police and the two Boston bombing suspects Friday. A lone police officer first came in contact with Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev around one in the morning, Friday, and before he could call for backup, the brothers jumped out of their car and began shooting. Five other officers then arrived to what Police Chief Edward Deveau described as "a very tight area" to help in the shootout, during which an estimated 200 shots were fired in a 5-to-10-minute period and one of the brothers threw a pressure cooker bomb at the officers.

    April 20, 2013 12:47 PM

  4. 'MISGUIDED' Senator Ties Bomber to Immigration Bill Sen. Grassley, R-Iowa, on March 18. (Jacquelyn Martin/AP)

    4. Senator Ties Bomber to Immigration Bill

    The immigration history of the Tsarnaev brothers, Chechen natives suspected of causing the Boston Marathon bombing attack, will surely influence the Senate's plan for immigration reform, Senator Chuck Grassley said Friday. "How can individuals evade authority and plan such attacks on our soil?" Grassley asked the Senate Judiciary Committee. "How can we beef up security checks on those who wish to enter the United States? How do we ensure that people who wish to do us harm are not eligible for benefits under the immigration laws, including this new bill before us?" Democrat Chuck Schumer, on the other hand, asked his fellow committee members not to jump to conclusions and add more to the bill that he said was already "balanced." U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley, of Iowa, said that the Boston bombing and immigration reform are separate issues and any attempt to tie them together "is misguided."

    April 20, 2013 11:04 AM

  5. DEADLY China Quake Leaves at Least 181 Dead Reaction to earthquake damage in Lushan county on Satuday in China. (AP)

    5. China Quake Leaves at Least 181 Dead

    At least 181 are dead, 11,200 injured, and 24 missing in China Sunday, following a 6.6 magnitude earthquake that ravaged the mostly rural and mountainous parts of Sichuan province. This is the most powerful earthquake China has experienced in the past three years, but the region has seen worse. Back in 2008, another major quake killed nearly 70,000 near where Saturday's disaster struck. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has urged rescuers to act quickly, saying "The current most urgent issue is grasping the first 24 hours since the quake's occurrence, the golden time for saving lives." 

    April 20, 2013 9:07 AM

  6. Not Again India Protests Rape of 5-Year-Old Girl NOAH SEELAM/AFP/GETTY IMAGES

    6. India Protests Rape of 5-Year-Old Girl

    Months after a brutal gang rape of an Indian student prompted widespread soul-searching about the country’s culture of violence against women, the attacks continue. This time, the alleged victim is just 5 years old, reportedly raped by a male neighbor and lying in critical condition in a Delhi hospital. The alleged attack triggered protests in the city, with activists and family members of the child demanding justice and better safety for women and girls. A doctor told reporters that “the next 48 hours will be crucial for her.” The child, whose family lives in a slum on the outskirts of the capital, went missing on April 15 and was found, bruised and semiconscious, in the suspect’s home on Thursday. The suspect allegedly held the girl hostage for three days, raping and torturing her. Activists have demanded tougher laws to deter sex offenders, with some agitating for capital punishment in special cases.

    April 19, 2013 4:04 PM

  7. STUBBORN North Korea Won't Give Up Nukes Students in N. Korean school on Thursday. (AP)

    7. North Korea Won't Give Up Nukes

    After the week's deluge of news had pushed it out of the spotlight, North Korea made sure to remind the world of its existence, Saturday, and clarify that it has no plans to let go of its nuclear weapons. An end to the hostility from North Korea looked like it was almost in sight earlier this week, as Pyongyang agreed to talk on several conditions, one of which was the lifting of U.N. sanctions. But the U.S. said it wouldn't agree to anything until North Korea got serious about stopping its nuclear plans--which it is most certainly not. "The U.S. should not think about the denuclearization on the peninsula before the world is denuclearized," North Korea's state-run newspaper said. "There may be talks between the [North] and the U.S. for disarmament but no talks on denuclearization."

    April 20, 2013 9:52 AM

  8. SORRY I'M NOT SORRY Murdoch Defends Post's Photo Slipup Rupert Murdoch on Feb. 24. (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

    8. Murdoch Defends Post's Photo Slipup

    Rupert Murdoch will not apologize for his newspaper's big mistake. In fact, the media mogul came to the defense of the New York Post for implicating two men, not the Boston bombing suspects, by running their photographs under the headline "Bag Men: Feds seek these two pictured at Boston Marathon." The Post simply used the photos that were distributed by the FBI, Murdoch argued. "And instantly withdrawn when FBI changed directions." Except the photos that graced the cover and inside the Post's print edition were never withdrawn, and they weren't used by any other print publication.

    April 20, 2013 10:39 AM

  9. READY FOR ANYTHING Denver Steps Up 4/20 Security 4/20 celebration in Denver in 2012. (Marc Piscotty/Getty)

    9. Denver Steps Up 4/20 Security

    Denver is ramping up security for Saturday's 4/20 celebration. But police are less concerned about the thick cloud of marijuana smoke that will floating above the mile high city Saturday afternoon and more focused on protecting the massive crowd of happy pot smokers in the wake of this week's deadly Boston Marathon attacks. 4/20 organizers are expecting up to 80,000 people to attend this year's event, as it is the first celebration since Colorado voted to legalize recreational marijuana use.

    April 20, 2013 11:00 AM

  10. WE'LL BE OK Poehler: 'I Love You, Boston' Jason Merritt/AP

    10. Poehler: 'I Love You, Boston'

    Comedian, writer, and star of Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler gave the nation some much-needed loving after the Boston Marathon bombing this week in a video posted on her Smart Girls channel. A native of Newton, Massachusetts, Poehler was responding to a question from a 16-year-old named Millie who said she wasn't sure how to deal with all of the images of evil surrounding the incident. "It's been tough, hasn't it?" Poehler says.  "I kind of feel like my eyes need a break." Us too. "Maybe try to see things in a different way" she suggests. "By reading about them or talking about them." Visibly emotional, she admits: "I'm not sure if this makes sense," then closes with: "I love you Boston."

    April 20, 2013 6:09 PM

  11. Diva Talk The Rise of Extreme Lady Singers Evan Agostini/Invision/AP

    11. The Rise of Extreme Lady Singers

    Justin Timberlake made headlines with a plain old suit and tie, but Lady Gaga had to don a meat dress to do the same. Hannah Weintraub at RH Reality Check asks why that’s the case. “More often than not,” she says, “even the girl who can sing and play must have just the right look and just the right expression of gender, and also a touch of crazy, in order to make waves.” Aptitude is not enough, she says, in an entertainment industry where we pay more attention to rehab cases and the latest celebrity embarrassment (hello, Amanda Bynes) than break-out talent. What’s more, women artists can’t get by on just a good voice, they must also be good dancers and even acrobats (see Pink’s latest performance in Paris). Male artists, on the other hand, can sing their songs, show up for concerts on time, and “wear everyday clothes and still do fine on the charts.” So when will a majority of female singers be taken seriously, instead of getting treated like sideshows in a circus?

    April 20, 2013 4:45 AM

  12. A Normal Day Report: Dzhokhar Partied Wednesday Night Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (Robin Young/AP)

    12. Report: Dzhokhar Partied Wednesday Night

    Wednesday seemed like a regular day for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Just two days after two explosions killed three and injured over a hundred at the Boston Marathon, the bombing suspect and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth sophomore worked out, slept in his dorm, and was even spotted at a party on campus. By Thursday night, Tsarnaev had been identified by the FBI and Friday, as the police searched for him, the UMass campus was put on lockdown. As the story develops, fellow UMass students continue to marvel at the possibility that their classmate could be responsible for Monday's atrocity.

    April 20, 2013 11:35 AM

  13. LINE OF DUTY Killed MIT Cop Had 'A Heart of Gold' MIT Police Officer Sean Collier. (MIT/EPA, via Landov)

    13. Killed MIT Cop Had 'A Heart of Gold'

    Now that the two Boston marathon bombing suspects have been captured, one dead, the other alive and in serious condition, speculation swirls around what motivated Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, brothers and Chechnyan immigrants, to attack a massive crowd of innocent people. What information is available about the two brothers suggests that Tamerlan, the older brother, may have influenced Dzhokhar to participate in the bombing.  Tamerlan, a 26-year-old boxer who'd once aspired to box for the U.S. Olympic team, seemed to struggle with life in America more than his younger brother. Tamerlan was still trying to become a citizen at the time of the bombings, held back by a domestic violence complaint from a girlfriend. Dzhokhar, 19, whose parents and friends find his involvement in the bombings impossible to believe, looked up to his older brother. 

    April 20, 2013 10:22 AM

  14. GOT HIM Second Bombing Suspect Captured Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in ambulance on Friday night. (Robert Ray/AP)

    14. Second Bombing Suspect Captured

    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is currently hospitalized in serious condition after a 24-hour police chase that ended when he was found bloodied and weakened from a gunshot wound under a backyard boat in suburban Boston. Police celebrated their victory over the second suspect in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing attack, announcing, "CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won. Suspect in custody." The other suspect, Dzhokhar's older brother Tamerlan, was killed the night before in a shootout with police. In a speech after the mission, President Obama said that ""All in all, this has been a tough week."

    April 20, 2013 9:28 AM

  15. SPECULATION Dzhokhar Manipulated by Brother? Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (AP)

    15. Dzhokhar Manipulated by Brother?

    Now that the two Boston marathon bombing suspects have been captured, one dead, the other alive and in serious condition, speculation swirls around what motivated Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, brothers and Chechnyan immigrants, to attack a massive crowd of innocent people. What information is available about the two brothers suggests that Tamerlan, the older brother, may have influenced Dzhokhar to participate in the bombing. Tamerlan, a 26-year-old boxer who'd once aspired to box for the U.S. Olympic team, seemed to struggle with life in America more than his younger brother. Tamerlan was still trying to become a citizen at the time of the bombings, held back by a domestic violence complaint from a girlfriend. Dzhokhar, 19, whose parents and friends find his involvement in the bombings impossible to believe, looked up to his older brother.

    April 20, 2013 10:08 AM