Boston Bombing: One Year Commemoration
On April 15, 2013, two terrorist bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 260 — including 16 who lost limbs. On the one-year anniversary, tributes to the victims and first responders are planned for Boston beginning at noon ET, and across the country, including a national moment of silence led by President Obama at 2:49 p.m. ET, the moment the first bomb exploded.
- Tribute to the Victims and First Responders
- 12:00 PM EST
- Moment of Silence
- 2:49 PM EST
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