Sunil Tripathi

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Body IDed as That of Falsely Accused Boston Suspect

Sunil Tripathi's body pulled from water near Brown

(Newser) - Authorities have confirmed that a body pulled from the water near Brown University is that of Sunil Tripathi, a 22-year-old student who had been missing for about a month, reports the Providence Journal . The school's crew team found the body on Tuesday, and dental records provided the match. The... More »

Reddit Apologizes For Boston Bomber 'Witch Hunt'

Online sleuthing 'spiraled into very negative consequences for innocent parties'

(Newser) - In a rare act of contrition for the actions of its users, social news site Reddit has apologized for its role in the "online witch hunt" that took place in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, CNET reports . "Though started with noble intentions, some of the activity... More »

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