The Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial continues this week, opening a new chapter in the story that began on an April afternoon in 2013, when two homemade bombs exploded on the last leg of the Boston Marathon. Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice, by Boston Globe reporters Scott Helman and Jenna Russell, provides a thrilling account of the investigation and manhunt that followed, and paints an indelible portrait of the fortitude of a great American city.
Reprinted with permission from Alternet
Donald Trump on Wednesday posted a rambling, 46-minute-long video to Facebook in which he asserted that he won the 2020 presidential election, which he did not do.
Joe Biden won the 2020 presidential election. Biden received over 81 million votes, the most garnered by a presidential candidate in American history and nearly 7 million more than Trump received.