Oklahoma under the spotlights. US presidential race.

OKC-Murrah

Next week will mark the 20th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, which killed 168 people including 19 children. The mainstream media will undoubtedly focus its attention on Timothy McVeigh, who was put to death in June 2001 for his part in the crime. They might also mention Terry Nichols, who was convicted of helping McVeigh plan the bombing and is serving a life sentence without parole. Get the whole story here. 

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« Sen. Marco Rubio cast himself as the forward-looking candidate to lead the nation toward a « new American century » when he announced his presidential bid, framing the election as a « generational choice. »

« Grounded by the lessons of our history, but inspired by the promise of our future, I announce my candidacy for President of the United States of America, » the Florida Republican told supporters at Miami’s Freedom Tower.

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