Gov. Deval Patrick

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Governor on ‘Face the Nation’: No Idea of Terrorists’ Motivation

The governor of Massachusetts says he has no idea what motivated the terrorists who exploded two bombs near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.


One of President Barack Obama's top advisers says the White House takes seriously the possibility that House Republicans could pursue impeachment of the president. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Speaks to Boston Mayor, MA Gov on Bomb Probe

President Barack Obama has called Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino to pledge the government’s full support in the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing.


Police officers stand near the Boston Marathon finish line from Clarendon and Boylston Street on April 16, 2013 in Boston, Mass. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hagel: Boston Marathon Bombing ‘Cruel Act of Terror’

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is calling the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three and wounded more than 170 people a “cruel act of terror.”


Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., speaks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Sept. 6, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Liberal Groups Pressuring Mass. Gov To Name Frank To Kerry’s Senate Seat

Liberal groups have launched twin online petitions aimed at pressuring Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick to temporarily name former Congressman Barney Frank to Sen. John Kerry’s seat if Kerry is confirmed as secretary of state.