No, not, obviously, the September 11, 2001 attack by two airplanes on the Twin Towers. But today is the anniversary of the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center. It’s being commemorated with a ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial.
As the hijacked airplanes flew into the World Trade Center, over 3000 American lives were claimed. The headlines constantly spoke of these innocents and politicians used it both as a campaign catch phrase as well as an excuse to overstep...Show More Summary
Barack Obama says yes. Those whose loved ones died in the World Trade Center collapse think otherwise.
In George Bush’s America New York City firemen rushed in to the burning World Trade Center towers that were attacked by Islamist terrorists; in Obama’s America they flee in terror from Black prison gangs. The New York Post reported Wednesday … Continue reading ?
Thursday’s episode of elementary featured two cops being shot by a lone gunman. Eerie how life imitates art. An episode of the Lone Gunmen had terrorists flying airplanes into the World Trade Center shortly before 9/11.
It is one of the most grim moments in American history. In 2001, terrorists commandeered jetliners and slammed them into the World Trade Center towers and the Pentagon, killing thousands of people. A frightened nation came to a standstill, then braced for a next attack, which was thought to...
This Ferguson graphic I created has now cracked 600k likes. https://t.co/YLVUCEkZrn pic.twitter.com/tvC9JgTLLk — John Hawkins (@johnhawkinsrwn) November 28, 2014 One World Trade Center and the Statue of Liberty from the
At about 12:45 p.m. Juan Lizama and Juan Lopez were left dangling on the South side of the World Trade Center after a cable on the scaffolding snapped on the 1,776-foot skyscraper. It took 90 minutes to rescue the men who suffered no injuries, only mild hypothermia. Let’s look at this in another view: Footage courtesy [...]
James Barron, New York Times: More than 13 years after a terrorist attack destroyed the twin towers -- symbols of New York City's might, financially and structurally -- the first employees of the first tenant in the building erected to take their place arrived for their first workday there on Monday. Show More Summary
Last year, DailyMotion Partnership Manager Dan Milano 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. On Monday, the state-of-the-art building is welcoming its first tenant, the publisher Condé Nast. Show More Summary
Have a wonderful day. View of New York from One World Trade Center, which opens its doors to tenants next month: http://t.co/FGn0iyIaZy pic.twitter.com/16s2PCKFWV— Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) November 2, 2014 Hmmm. I guess I'm an ass because I chuckled....
One World Trade Center about to open for business. http://t.co/OgktwEohOM — Marie-Joelle Parent (@mariejoelle) October 30, 2014
SO WHAT WILL WE ACTUALLY DO? By Derek Varsalona On the Eve of the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in NYC
After wondering for 13 years, a New York woman finally discovered the identities of a group of people in a wedding picture found in the rubble of the World Trade Center. Every so often as well as on the anniversary of the terror attacks...Show More Summary
Thirteen years ago, the U.S. was the victim of an attack that sparked numerous conspiracy theories. Al Qaeda’s assaults on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon led to all manner of weird and wacky theories, suggesting the American government abetted the terrorists who killed thousands of its citizens. In the 13 years since 9/11, [...]
There are almost 3000 cases of cancer among firefighters, police officers, contractors and civilians who tended to the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. John Myers is one of those being denied coverage. A growing number are being diagnosed with oropharyngeal cancer, but some — including Meyers — are being denied insurance coverage because [...]
T hirteen years ago today, al-Qaeda terrorists destroyed the World Trade Center, took out a chunk of the Pentagon, and very nearly crashed a fourth jetliner into a target assumed to be the Capitol or the White House. That attack, inShow More Summary
Between where the twin towers of the World Trade Center once stood, a concrete wall now exists. The wall, one of the most deeply personal aspects of the 9/11 Memorial Museum, separates the public area from a repository of nearly 8,000 unidentified human remains. Show More Summary
I wanted to post for you the single most extraordinary piece of reporting I've ever read about September 11th. It is the painstaking reconstruction by the staff of the New York Times of the last minutes inside the World Trade Center, from phone calls, voice mail, and emails: Fighting to Live as the Towers Died, New York Times, May 26, 2002. Show More Summary
Today is the first day in 12 years that I won't be downtown at the World Trade Center on the anniversary. How do I feel? It's complicated. One one hand, I still find that I'm surprised when someone casually suggests a meeting on 9/11, on the other hand in a strange way I'm relieved. Show More Summary