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Carjacking victim Dun Meng recounts night spent with Boston Marathon bombing suspects

Carjacking victim Dun Meng recounts night spent with Boston Marathon bombing suspects

As he sat in his car on the night of April 18, 2013, Dun Meng, a […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
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Tsarnaev trial testimony focuses on death of MIT Police Officer Sean Collier

In the fifth day of the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the jury […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
The trial for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev continued Thursday with 10 witnesses called on by the prosecution. ILLUSTRATION BY COURTNEY DUTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

O’Toole calls early recess to visit site of Watertown boat where Tsarnaev was found

The Boston Marathon bombing trial came to an abrupt halt at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, as […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Surveillance videos shown from finish line, tweets of Boston Marathon bombing suspect read aloud in court

Surveillance videos shown from finish line, tweets of Boston Marathon bombing suspect read aloud in court

Monday marked day three of testimony in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old who allegedly, […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Professor Mitchell Zuckoff named the first Sumner N. Redstone Professor of Narrative Studies, announced March 6 in BU Today. PHOTO BY JACQUI BUSICK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

COM professor named first Sumner N. Professor of Narrative Studies

Mitchell Zuckoff, a New York Times bestseller, veteran journalist and a professor in Boston University’s College […]

by and · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Twenty one faculty members on Boston University's Charles River Campus have been promoted to full professor. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University faculty members promoted to full professor

Twenty-one professors on Boston University’s Charles River Campus have been promoted from associate professor in recognition […]

by and · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Police Officer Lauren Woods testified in court Thursday about her efforts to save Boston University student Lingzi Lu's life. ILLUSTRATION BY COURTNEY DUTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

In day two of Tsarnaev trial testimony, prosecution calls police officers, victims, families to stand

Thursday marked day two of trial testimonies for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old who allegedly placed two […]

by and · March 6, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Panelists speak about the portrayal of race in Disney animated films Thursday at the Stone Gallery in Boston University’s College of Fine Arts. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Panel examines racial messages, impact in Disney movies

Students gathered Thursday night for a presentation that examined racial elements in classic Disney movies and […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study published Wednesday found that consuming large flavored alcoholic beverages can increase risk for binge drinking and related alcohol injuries for underage drinkers. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Flavored alcohol may increase risk of binge drinking, related injuries

Super-sized flavored alcoholic beverages can increase the risk of binge drinking and alcohol-related injuries for underage […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Luxe Valet, an app that allows users to request a valet, will launch in Boston in April. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Valet app to come to Boston

Luxe Valet, a San Francisco-based smartphone app startup, is planning to extend service to Boston in […]

by and · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News