Boston bomb suspects originally planned July 4 attack

The brothers suspected of the Boston Marathon bombings originally planned to carry out the attack on July 4 this year, a law enforcement official has said.

But the official claimed the Tsarnaev brothers decided to strike earlier because they completed building their bombs more quickly than expected.


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.