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The troubled history of Chechnya

POSTED: 12:10 PM Apr 19 2013   UPDATED: 12:31 PM Apr 19 2013

A look at the troubled history of Chechnya, where the Boston Marathon bombings suspects are said to have come from.

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Police say brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokar Tsarnaev are behind the Boston Marathon bombings. The two came from the North Caucasus region, which includes the Russian republic of Chechnya, and moved to Kazakhstan at a young age before coming to the United States several years ago.

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Kentucky man charged with Pound robbery

A Kentucky man has been arrested after a gas station robbery in Pound, Virginia.

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Marijuana plants worth over $100k found in Smyth County

Citizen reports of possible drug activity the Rich Valley area of Smyth County led deputies to find a major marijuana growing operation.

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