A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman, a Wells Fargo executive, an Associated Press video software architect. a chief executive of a small tech company, and a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman are among the 8 dead.
Jurors deliberating the fate of the Boston Marathon bomber have sent a note to the judge asking how they should understand a portion of the 24-page questionnaire they must complete before deciding whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lives or dies.
Senior officials from the United States and Cuba will resume meetings next week with the goal of finalizing the diplomatic thaw that both sides hope will lead to the re-opening of embassies in each country.
About a week after Tamir Rice's mother and her legal team publicly asked how long it would take to finish the investigation into her son's death, the Cuyahoga County sheriff said Tuesday -- 171 days after the 12-year-old was shot -- that his department is almost there.