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Rundown for April 22, 2013
12:06 PM EDT Comment

Marathon Bombing Suspect Charged In Hospital

Surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been charged with conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction against persons and property resulting in death.

12:15 PM EDT 39 Comments

Dancer Who Lost Leg In Bombing: ‘I’m A Fighter’

We speak with two people seriously wounded in the marathon bombings: a dancer whose leg was amputated below the knee, and her husband, who just got back from Afghanistan.

12:35 PM EDT 3 Comments

No Evidence Of Criminal Activity In Texas Explosion

Officials in West, Texas, say there is no evidence of criminal activity in last week’s explosion at a fertilizer plant, which killed at least 14 people, injured 200 and left hundreds without homes.

12:40 PM EDT 6 Comments

8 Rules Of Reporting Breaking News

WBUR reporter Bruce Gellerman was on the scene in Boston and Watertown, as authorities closed in on the surviving suspect in the marthon bombings. He opens his reporter’s notebook.

12:45 PM EDT 19 Comments

Robin Responds To Questions After Becoming Part Of Story

Here & Now host Robin Young reflects on our coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing manhunt and the reaction to her interview with her nephew, Zolan, who knew one of the alleged bombers.

12:50 PM EDT Comment

Support Pours In For Brothers Who Each Lost A Leg

Brothers J.P. and Paul Norden each lost a leg in the attack. Here & Now’s Chris Ballman attended a fundraiser held for the men, at a restaurant where the brothers were regulars.

12:55 PM EDT Comment

A Memorial Grows In Boston

Ever since the Boston Marathon bombings, memorials to the victims have sprung up at the barricades surrounding the crime scene. Here & Now’s Alex Ashlock spoke to visitors there.

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June 3 Comment

Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.