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2013: The day after they were identified as suspects in the April 15 bombing of the Boston Marathon, brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev engage police in an early morning shootout in Watertown, Mass., after allegedly killing a Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus police officer. Tamerlan Tsarnaev (right) died during the shootout while Dzhokhar Tsarnaev evaded capture for most of the day. He was eventually found hiding in a boat stored in a backyard and taken into custody after a tense standoff. Dzhokhar was charged on April 22, while still confined to a hospital bed with injuries suffered during the shootout, with use of a weapon of mass destruction and malicious destruction of property resulting in death.
The American Revolutionary War breaks out, the Soviet Union launches the first space station, the Waco siege ends in a deadly blaze, and homegrown terrorists strike Oklahoma City, all on this day.
A former civilian defense contractor is being sentenced to seven years and three months for divulging military secrets to his Chinese girlfriend and keeping classified documents at his Honolulu home.
An SUV full of teens crashes in Idaho after one of the passengers lit the driver's armpit hair on fire.
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