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A history of US bombings FROM anarchists in the s to modern-day terrorists, here is a look at the history of bomb blasts that have rocked America.
Here is a list of some of the worst bombings in the US dating to the s, including some famous attempts that failed: Two bombs explode in the packed streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing two people and injuring more than A backpack bomb is placed along a Martin Luther King Day parade route in Spokane, Washington, meant to kill and injure participants in a civil rights march, but is found and disabled before it can explode.
White supremacist Kevin Harpham is convicted and sentenced to 32 years in federal prison. Street vendors spot smoke coming from the vehicle and the bomb is disabled. Shahzad is arrested as he tries to leave the country and is sentenced to life in prison.
Nearly 3, people are killed in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania. Theodore Kaczynski pleads guilty in Sacramento, California, to being the Unabomber in return for a sentence of life in prison without parole.
A bombing at an abortion clinic in Birmingham, Alabama, kills one guard and injures a nurse. Eric Robert Rudolph is suspected in the case. A bomb explodes at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta during the Summer Games, killing two people and injuring more than Eric Robert Rudolph is arrested in He pleads guilty and is sentenced to life in prison.
A car bomb parked outside the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City kills people and injures more than It is the deadliest U. Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols are convicted.
McVeigh is executed in and Nichols is sentenced to life in prison. A bomb in a van explodes in the underground World Trade Center garage in New York City, killing six people and injuring more than 1, Five extremists are eventually convicted.
A bomb blows a hole in a wall outside the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington. No one is hurt.
Two leftist radicals plead guilty. A group calling itself the Puerto Rican Armed Resistance claims responsibility. No arrests are made. Palestinian, Puerto Rican and Croatian groups are suspected, but no arrests are made.
No one is killed. One person is killed and nine are injured, Hurok among them. A caller claiming to represent Soviet Jews claims responsibility, but no arrests are made.
Known as The Mad Bomber, Metesky spends 16 years in a mental hospital. The Los Angeles Times building is dynamited during a labor dispute, killing 20 people. Two leaders of the ironworkers union plead guilty.
Four are hanged, one commits suicide and three win pardons after seven years in prison.Aug 22, · The twin towers of New York's World Trade Center and the Vista Hotel, the day after an underground explosion rocked the complex Friday Feb. 26, Mar 21, · Watch video · City rocked by 'SIXTH EXPLOSION' – one injured The Austin Police Department clarified that the explosion was caused by an “incendiary device” and not a bomb.
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