PHOTOS: Boston commemorates 1 year anniversary of marathon bombings

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WATCH ABOVE: How Boston is commemorating the one year anniversary of the marathon bombings

Families of victims of the Boston Marathon bombings attended a wreath-laying ceremony at the site of the explosions Tuesday morning.

Today marks the first anniversary of the blast, which killed three and injured more than 260 people on April 15, 2013.

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A woman cries during a wreath laying ceremony on the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing, on April 15, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. A woman cries during a wreath laying ceremony on the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing, on April 15, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Police on bikes cycle across the Boston Marathon finish line prior to a remembrance ceremony for family members and survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing on Boylston Street in Boston, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Police on bikes cycle across the Boston Marathon finish line prior to a remembrance ceremony for family members and survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing on Boylston Street in Boston, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

In Washington, President Barack Obama planned to observe the anniversary with a private moment of silence at the White House.

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