Boston Marathon Bombing

A former Oakland police officer was identified by the Boston Globe as the FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

Ex-Oakland Officer On Disability Turned FBI Agent Had Violent Track Record, Lawyer Says

While officials are Oakland are investigating a former police officer who became a FBI agent while receiving disability, a lawyer who sued the officer said he had a record of abuse.

05/23/2014

A former Oakland police officer was identified by the Boston Globe as the FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

Oakland Investigates Pension To Ex-Officer Who Joined FBI, Shot Friend Of Boston Bombing Suspect

Oakland city officials said they are launching an investigation after a former police officer on disability was identified as the FBI agent who killed an associate of a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing.

05/22/2014

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

Martinez Boy Wounded In Boston Marathon Bombings Returns To Site; Parents To Race Again

On this one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, a Martinez family has returned to the spot that devastated their lives.

04/15/2014

A runner reacts near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Massachusetts Manhunt And Role Of Social Media

In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, Boston police asked the public via Twitter to provide tips to help find the suspect, but they’ve also been asking people to exercise some restraint with social media.

04/22/2013

A fan gets searched by security outside the stadium prior to the San Francisco Giants hosting the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Giants Step Up Security At AT&T Park

San Francisco Giants fans headed to a game at AT&T Park this weekend are encouraged to arrive earlier than usual because of increased security at the ballpark, team officials said Friday.

04/19/2013

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