Kevin Cullen

A columnist for the Metro section, Cullen previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. He was a member of the 2003 investigative team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal. He is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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Kevin Cullen

Does the new Olympic plan really protect taxpayers?

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It’s not fully clear how $128 million in insurance will insulate residents from the inevitable overruns.


Bomber’s belated apology left most victims and families skeptical

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev offered an apology, but many of his victims did not take comfort from his words.

Survivors, victims’ relatives confront Tsarnaev with anger, sadness

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“What you did to my daughter was disgusting.’’ said Patricia Campbell, mother of victim Krystle Campbell.

Marathon runners get a chance to speak at Tsarnaev sentencing

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“Our voices must be heard,” said one runner who crossed the finish line three seconds before the bombs detonated.