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Rundown for April 29, 2013
12:06 PM EST Comment

‘Misha’ Denies Radicalizing Bombing Suspect

Members of the Tsarnaev family say a man named Misha played a role in radicalizing bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. But a reporter who tracked him down says he denies any role.

12:15 PM EST 10 Comments

Putting A Price On Life And Limb

Ken Feinberg, who handled victims’ compensation after 9/11, is now tasked with the same role for the marathon bombings. The One Fund Boston has raised more than $27 million.

12:35 PM EST Comment

Hopes Fade For More Rescues In Building Collapse

More than 380 people are now believed to have died in the collapse of a clothing factory complex in Bangladesh last week. Hundreds are still missing, and the rescue operation is winding down.

12:40 PM EST 3 Comments

Syrian Electronic Army Has Regime’s Back In Cyberspace

Most of the hacking attacks by the The Syrian Electronic Army have been on the order of pranks. But last week, a fake tweet about a bombing at the White House showed the group could do actual harm.

12:50 PM EST Comment

Author Weaves Decades Of History In Cape Cod Novel

Elizabeth Graver’s new novel “The End of the Point” follows a family from World War II to the end of the 20th century, in a fictional beach community on Cape Cod in Massachusetts.

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

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

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June 2 13 Comments

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