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.

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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.