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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has admitted that he and his brother were behind the Boston Marathon bombings, a law enforcement official said this afternoon.

Tsarnaev made his admissions to FBI agents who questioned him at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the Boston Globe reported on Tuesday.

He is still hospitalized with multiple gunshot wounds.

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The suspect had been given a Miranda warning at the time of the confession. Tsarnaev was charged with using a weapon of mass destruction Monday.

Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (left, above) are certain to challenge the legality of those admissions, and claims that he and his brother acted alone.

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In the hours before Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was charged with the Boston Marathon bombings, the accused terrorist started to provide his version of events.

The 19-year-old college student reportedly told investigators the whole attack was devised from the Internet, with no outside direction or financing.

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Unless you subscribe to some Boston bombing conspiracy, this looks more and more like the work of two young men, not a complex global plot.

Officials tell ABC News they believe foreign-born brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev were inspired by Al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki.

The charismatic American-born radical jihadist has been dead now for more than a year, but his online preachings may have resonated with the brothers.

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Monday saw Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged with using a weapon of mass destruction, but officials aren't focused exclusively on the suspect in custody.

Katherine Russell Tsarnaev, the wife of deceased Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, is wanted for questioning by federal authorities.

The widow says she learned her husband and brother-in-law were the accused Boston Marathon bombers the same way as most Americans: on TV.

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A lawyer for Katherine, also the mother of Tamerlan's 3-year-old daughter, Zahara, claims she had no clue her husband allegedly plotted the bombing.

Federal investigators visited the 24-year-old at her parents’ home in North Kingstown, R.I. Her attorney says she is “decidinh how we want to approach this.”

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was arraigned by a federal judge in his hospital bed moments ago, according to reports from Global Grind and the Boston Globe.

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The Boston bombing suspect captured Friday was charged with using a weapon of mass destruction against persons and property in the U.S. resulting in death.

With the accused in serious condition, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s initial court appearance was conducted today by a federal magistrate judge in his hospital room.

Officials legally had 72 hours to charge him following his arrest.

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Here we go again.

It's been a week since the Boston bombings killed three people and injured 170-plus, and with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in custody, the city can begin to heal.

Not that there's anything to actually heal, or move past, according to the obligatory conspiracy theorists who insist the entire thing is a hoax. Seriously.

Among many pieces of "evidence" cited by skeptics? The photos of victims - or alleged actors, depending on what you believe on message boards.

"If you loose both legs from explosive trauma half your blood is gone in one minute via the femoral arteries, you're dead after two," writes one theorist.

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Boston bombing victim Krystle Campbell, one of the three people who died in the blast, will have her funeral protected by a "human shield" today if necessary.

The Teamsters union said it will step in if protesters from the Westboro Baptist Church show up and protest her memorial service, as they have stated.

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On Sunday, Sean O’Brien, head of Teamsters Local 25, asked his fellow union members to participate in protecting mourners at this morning's ceremony.

Local 25 represents 11,000 men and women from the Boston area. O'Brien told the Boston Globe that he expected about 350 people to show up.

"It's the right thing to do," he said of Krystle Campbell's funeral. "The family deserves a peaceful grieving process that's free from any coward-led group."

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Captured Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is awake and "responding sporadically in writing to questions," according to news reports.

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He is reportedly being asked "about other cell members and other unexploded bombs," law enforcement sources told ABC News on Sunday evening.

Authorities had been waiting to question Tsarnaev since they captured the Boston bombing suspect Friday night after a massive, city-wide manhunt.

The 19-year-old is accused of helping to carry out the attack which killed three people and wounded 180 others near the finish line of Monday's race.

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It doesn't get much cooler than this.

A couple hours after the awesome David Ortiz F-Bomb that kicked off the first Red Sox home game played since the Boston Marathon bombing, Neil Diamond shocked fans by showing up during the eighth inning and singing "Sweet Caroline" on the field.

Watch the singer - who reportedly took it upon himself to drop by and simply phoned the front office that morning for permission - lead the crown in this classic tune now:

Earlier in the week, to honor victims of the bombing, Yankee Stadium attendees belted out their own version of "Sweet Caroline."

Yes, even New Yorkers were Boston fans for one night at least.

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"This is our f--king city."

With those five words, Red Sox slugger David Ortiz encapsulated an entire city's attitude Saturday, one day after the Boston bombing suspect was captured.

Before the team's Saturday game, before which the governor, mayor and law enforcement officials were honored, Ortiz took the mic to address the crowd:

"This is our f--king city, and nobody's going to dictate our freedom," Ortiz said after thanking authorities, then helped lead Boston to a 4-3 victory over K.C.

In recent years, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has recoiled at such language displays, issuing huge fines to networks that air them.

On Saturday, no one bleeped out Ortiz, and the FCC Tweeted that was A-OK.

Good for them. Some things kind of warrant an f-bomb, don't you think?

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The Boston bombing suspect captured alive Friday night suffered an injury to his throat and may not be able to talk, a federal official said this weekend.

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Officials also believe that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his deceased brother were hoping to launch more violent attacks before they were caught last week.

This is likely, given the large quantity of explosives and ammunition they possessed, yet all evidence suggests the two brothers were acting alone.

“All of the information I have is they acted alone, these two individuals, the brothers,’’ Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino said on ABC’s This Week.’

“The older brother’s dead now. We have the second one ... in very serious condition,’’ he said. “We don’t know if we’ll ever be able to question the individual.”

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