April 24th, 2013
07:17 PM ET

Breaking: Parents of Boston bombing suspects headed to United States

The parents of the Boston bombing suspects are headed to the U.S., according to the Russian state news agency. Deb Feyerick is OutFront with the latest on that and the investigation in Boston.

April 24th, 2013
01:19 PM ET

Shrapnel, force of explosion combined to cause horrible injuries in Boston

More than a week after the bombings, 43 victims remain hospitalized, 13 have had amputations, and of course three people lost their lives – all that destruction from what officials say were two crude, homemade devices.

A pressure-cooker bomb can explode with immense force, propelling thousands of sharp, searing hot objects through the air.

Explosives experts at a New Mexico test range detonated a similar device for our David Mattingly to show us their deadly power, and the video is captivating and terrifying. You can see the shockwave rip through the air and across the sand.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta joins us now to explain why the injuries from this type of device can be so devastating.

Filed under: Boston Marathon Explosion • Health • News
April 24th, 2013
01:12 PM ET

The case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

The public defenders representing Dzhokhar Tsarneav are now building a case to try to keep their client off death row.

Tsarnaev has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction. But how strong is the case against him? OutFront tonight are criminal defense attorney Tamar Birckhead, who defended shoe bomber Richard Reid and previously worked with one of the public defenders assigned to Dzhokhar, and CNN Legal Analyst Paul Callan.

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