Fury over Boston suspect burial

Muslims in the US state of Virginia have been left angered and upset after Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was buried in a Muslim cemetery near the city of Richmond.

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Classmates 'threw away knapsack at Dzhokhar's request'

A law enforcement source has told Reuters that two people in custody in the Boston Marathon bombing case were college classmates of Dzokhar Tsarnaev, and could face criminal charges.

The source also told the news agency that the third person in custody is a US citizen, and that authorities are investigating whether classmates through away some kind of knapsack at the request of Tsarnaev.

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