Boston Marathon cancelled for the first time

The Boston Marathon, originally scheduled to be held in April and then postponed until September because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has now been cancelled for the first time in its history, organisers said. The race, held annually …

Boston to host U.S.-Caspian Innovation Summit

The U.S.-Caspian Innovation Summit will be held in Boston, Massachusetts on November 7. Jointly organized by the Caspian Policy Center, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Embassies of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, …

 Russia starts exporting gas to US

First Russia's liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipment will be delivered to the US in January: Engie's tanker carrying a cargo from the Yamal LNG project in Russia is heading to Boston as freezing weather in the northeast of the US …

 Muslims in Boston demand US to extradite Gulen

Nearly 1000 protesters on Sunday gathered in Boston, Massachusetts, to demand the US extradite US-based Fetullah Gülen, whom Ankara accuses of masterminding and leading the attempted overthrow of its democratically elected government. …

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev loses bid for new trial

A Boston judge has rejected a request for a new trial for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was sentenced to death last year, Reuters reports. The defense demanded to re-transfer …

Tsarnaev sent to maximum security prison

Jokhar Tsarnaev, who received a death sentence for organizing a terrorist attack during the Boston Marathon in 2013, has been transferred to a maximum security prison located in Florence (ADX Florence) in Colorado the previous day. This …