Look back at terrorism in America

POSTED: 02:57 PM PDT Apr 15, 2013    UPDATED: 08:16 AM PST Jan 05, 2015 

As suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial begins, take a look back at the history of terrorist attacks on home soil.

terrorist attacks - 1983 US Capitol
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On Nov. 7, 1983, a bomb exploded inside the United States Capitol shortly before 11 p.m. No people were harmed, but an estimated $250,000 in damage was caused. In May 1988, six members of the "Resistance Conspiracy" were arrested and charged with the bombing, as well as related bombings of Fort McNair and the Washington Navy Yard.


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