A year ago, 38% said the First Amendment goes too far, but the current survey shows only 19% agrees with the sentiment. The study saw a similar dive in public opinion and a subsequent recovery after the 2001 terrorist attacks, the authors noted.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized in court Wednesday for "the suffering that I've caused" in the April 2013 attack that killed three people, wounded hundreds and rocked the city and nation.
Tsarnaev, 21, is eligible for the death penalty on 17 of the 30 counts for which he was convicted April 8. The bombs he and his brother planted at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, killed three people and injured more than 260.
German security officials said Thursday they have foiled what could have been an imminent Boston Marathon-style terror attack after raiding the home of a suspected Islamic extremist, seizing a bomb, a firearm, ammunition and chemicals that can be...