Details Emerge From Boston Bombings- Investigators are looking into ties between Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Canadian boxer turn Jihadist William Plotnikov. Plotnikov died in a firefight with Russian forces in Dagestan in July 2013. In addition, it has been reported that female DNA has been found on the explosive devices.
Prague Explosion Injures 35- A gas explosion thundered through Prague businesses and art district yesterday, injuring the 35 people so far. The was blast was not far from the National Theater and know one is suspected to be trapped under the rubble.
NBA Center Jason Collins Come Out As Gay- Boston Celtics center Jason Collins has become the first active athlete in one of the four major American sports to come out as a homosexual. In article published with Sports Illustrated yesterday, he said, “I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay.” For the full story click here.
Neutral Milk Hotel Reuniting- In what is sure to be a shrewd financial decision, indie rock giants Neutral Milk Hotel announced plans to reunite yesterday. They have so far announced five concert dates with more to come.
Tony Awards Nomination- The Tony Awards Nominations started their announcement about ten minutes ago (8:30 am Easten). Hosted by Sutton Foster and Jesse Tyler Ferguson this year, favorites to win the coveted “Musical of the Year” include, Kinky Boots, Matilda, Pippin and Annie.