Erika Brannock and her sister were badly injured in the attack.
June 3, 2013 About 20 friends and family members greet Erika Brannock and her mother as they arrive home in Maryland from Boston. Brannock sustained injuries to her legs in the Boston Marathon bombing in April. Her left leg was amputated above the knee.Katherine Frey/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.