Death in Oklahoma City
It was the most deadly terrorist bombing in American history. A massive truck bomb went off in front of a nine-story federal office building in Oklahoma City and left at least 78 people dead-13 of them children in a day-care center-and an additional 400 injured. By week's end, some 100 were still missing. The force of the explosion was so great that the building's fa?ade was blown off, raining debris on workers and causing such extensive structural damage that rescue efforts were severely hampered.
Although some initial reports suggested that the bombing might have...