Boston Bomb Suspects Originally Planned July 4 Attack

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Reuters
The brothers suspected of the Boston Marathon bombings had originally planned to carry out the attack on July 4 this year, a law enforcement official said.

Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are pictured in this combination photo

The brothers suspected of the Boston Marathon bombings had originally planned to carry out the attack on July 4 this year, a law enforcement official said.

But the Tsarnaev brothers decided to strike earlier because they completed building their bombs more quickly than expected, the official said.