Boston Marathon Bombing (2013)
Opening statements to begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Two years after the Boston Marathon terror attack, the federal jury that will decide whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lives or dies was sworn in Wednesday morning and government prosecutors prepared to lay out their evidence in the bombing attack at the finish line of the annual racing event. The courthouse was filled with spectators and some relatives of the three people who were killed and more than 260 injured in the twin explosions shortly before 3 p.m. on April 15, 2013. It was the worst terror attack in the U.S. since the Sept. 11, 2001, plane attacks orchestrated by Al Qaeda. Outside the federal courthouse on Boston Harbor, several protesters held signs saying the...