Gawker says some residents in the neighborhood, the World Trade Center emits a spooky wailing sound when it’s windy. “I live a couple of blocks from the tower, and first heard this very eerie sound during Hurricane Sandy last year,” writes Kenny Cummings. “I’ve heard it only once afterwards, sometime last winter. I assumed once the […]
Top American lawyer and author Andrew McCarthy, who prosecuted the World Trade Center bombers after the 1993 attacks, accused Barack Obama of serial fraud tonight on The Kelly Files. Andrew told Megyn Kelly: “If ever there has been a fraud … Continue reading ?
New York's new World Trade Center tower is the tallest building in the U.S., a committee of architects has determined. Associated Press reports that the Height Committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, consideredShow More Summary
Not to be confused with 1 World Trade Center — the 1776-foot-tall "Freedom Tower" — 4 World Trade Center is designed to reflect the reflecting pools that occupy the place where the original Twin Towers stood. The video is worth waiting out a the commercial. Show More Summary
It’s official. The tower on the site of the 9/11 attacks has been ruled as the tallest building in the U.S. by the Height Committee of the Council ob Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. The 1,776 figure is symbolically important for the tower that was built on the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror […]
I got to his website from the NY Post, via Drudge, which takes at face value the statement "Today’s piece was going to be an op-ed column in the New York Times. But they declined to publish what I supplied. Which was this..." Banksy's post says it was to be an op-ed, but it's not in the format of an op-ed. Show More Summary
We previously wrote about Anna Shireman-Grabowski, a Middlebury College student who, with non-student activists, removed a flag memorial on 9/11 this year remembering the victims of the World Trade Center attack, claiming solidarity with the Native American Abenaki tribe: My intention was not to cause pain but to visibilize [sic] the necessity of honoring all […]
One World Trade Center (aka the Freedom Tower) is seen in the background as Drana Vukaj holds an image of her brother Simon Dedvukaj during the 9/11 Memorial ceremonies marking the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The 2001 attacks resulted in the deaths of nearly 3,000 people after two hijacked planes crashed into the […]
Danny Lewin died on Sept. 11, 2001, at age 31. He was on American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center, and was almost certainly the first person killed in the attacks on that horrible day. Lewin was a brilliant...Show More Summary
Today, we honor those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001. At 8:46 a.m., the time that the first plane struck the South Tower of the World Trade Center, President Obama was joined by the Vice President, the First Lady, Dr. Biden,...Show More Summary
Just in time for the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the folks at EarthCam have released an absolutely stunning time-lapse video of the construction of One World Trade Center. The following begins October 2004 and ends this month: read more
List of World Trade Center Victims Gordon M. Aamoth, Jr. Edelmiro Abad Maria Rose Abad Andrew Anthony Abate Vincent Abate Laurence Christopher Abel William F. Abrahamson Richard Anthony Aceto Jesus Acevedo Rescand Heinrich Bernhard Ackermann...Show More Summary
In my dream, I'm suddenly the queen of the United States, and I'd order people to stop dwelling on 9/11. I'd tell them what happened at the World Trade Center made some crazy people ever crazier -- and unfortunately for us, many of them...Show More Summary
DailyMotion Partnership Manager Dan Milano has posted this amazing GIF showing the construction of One World Trade Center (formerly known as the Freedom Tower) from ground zero to 1,776 feet. The state-of-the-art building is slated to open in about two months. Check out all 40,000 tons of structural steel being together: Join the conversation about this story »
A gallery of the last twelve surviving rescue dogs who worked the aftermath of the World Trade Center collapse.
Beginning at 9:59 AM EST, the south tower of the World Trade Center came crashing down. (1:20 in the video above) Another angle: 29 minutes later, at 10:28 AM EST the north tower collapsed. #NeverForget #NeverSurrender
When the world watched United Airlines flight 175 crash into the south tower of the World Trade Center, we instantly knew that what was unfolding was a deliberate attack. America would never be the same again. The clip above is … Continue reading ?
When it opens in the spring of next year, The 9/11 Memorial Museum will honor the memory of those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and the February 26, 1993 World Trade Center bombing. The museum will feature oral histories from survivors and first responders, as well as mementos from the Twin Towers. Show More Summary
Twelve years ago today, 19 Islamic terrorists hijacked four airplanes and killed nearly 3000 people after crashing into the World Trade Center,...