Originally published on Fri April 17, 2015 10:02 am
On the morning of April 19, 1995, a truck bomb exploded at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. The blast — equal to 4,000 pounds of TNT — killed 168 people and injured hundreds more.
The federal office building also housed a day care center. The explosives-laden truck was parked directly beneath it. Of the 21 children there that morning, only six survived.
Originally published on Fri April 17, 2015 7:35 am
For fans of BBC America's majestically complicated drama Orphan Black, it might be the toughest task they face all year:
Explaining to newbies what the heck is going on just before the new season starts on Saturday. (Spoiler Alert: several plot points from the new season are discussed below)
The series started with Sarah Manning, a con artist and onetime street urchin, stumbling on a well -dressed woman who looked exactly like her crying on a train platform-- just before jumping in front of an oncoming train.