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Bill Clinton: ‘I Could Have Killed Bin Laden’

But the reason he didn’t was because he would have had to destroy an entire town and kill innocent civilians. Only 10 hours before the first plane struck the World Trade Center, Clinton explained at a conference in Melbourne that when he was President, he let the chance to kill Bin Laden pass because the [...]

1 WTC contractor

The owner of DCM Erectors, the construction company hired to do steel work on 1 World Trade Center, was charged with fraudulently obtaining $76 million by claiming he complied with requirements for... To view the full story, click the title link.

NY: WTC Steel Company CEO Arrested on Fraud Charges

The Canadian owner of a company that won nearly $1 billion in contracts to provide steel for the construction of the World Trade Center's tallest building and a transit center was arrested Thursday on charges he defrauded a program meant to benefit minority- and women-owned businesses.

WTC contractor defrauded Port Authority: prosecutors

A Canadian man who got almost $1 billion worth of contracts to rebuild the World Trade Center and its transportation hub was accused by federal prosecutors Thursday of defrauding the Port Authority into thinking that his firm was qualified as a minority-owned enterprise.

Only NBC 'Nightly News' Covers Stunning Bill Clinton 9/10/2001 Audiotape

"Ten hours before the first plane hit the World Trade Center in New York City on September 11, 2001, Bill Clinton allegedly told a group of businessmen in Australia that he had a chance to kill Osama Bin Laden, but passed because itShow More Summary

Bill Clinton: ‘I could have killed’ Osama bin Laden

Washington (CNN) - Bill Clinton, just hours before planes crashed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, reportedly told an audience in Australia that he almost killed Osama bin Laden during his presidency. Speaking to a group of businessmen in Australia on September 10, 2001, according to audio aired by SkyNews Australia on […]

On September 10, 2001, Clinton Explained Why He Didn’t Kill bin Laden

(John Hinderaker) An extraordinary historical nugget has been unearthed in Australia. In September 2001, Bill Clinton was in that country. Only hours before the terrorists struck the World Trade Center, Clinton was talking to a group in Melbourne. Show More Summary

Teen Who Sneaked Past Sleeping Guard To Top Of WTC Pleads Guilty

The 16-year-old who managed to elude the security at the World Trade Center and head up to the spire of 1 World Trade Center pleaded guilty to misdemeanor base jumping yesterday. [ more › ]

Scientists track the origins of a ship buried under the World Trade Center

yesterdayOdd : Boing Boing

In 2010, construction crews found the hull of a very old ship, buried at the site of the World Trade Center towers. Using dendrochronology, scientists now know how old the ship is and what city it was made in. Read the rest

A day before 9/11, Bill Clinton said he could have killed Osama bin Laden

It turns out that Bill Clinton had Osama bin Laden on his mind mere hours before al Qaeda attacked the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Speaking to a group of Australian businessmen on Sept. 10, 2001, Clinton said he once had the opportunity to kill bin Laden, but decided not to because it would have led to the deaths of innocent civilians. Show More Summary

World Trade Center ship dates to 1773

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Researchers: Ship unearthed at WTC site predates American independence.

Mysterious Ship Found in World Trade Center Ruins Is From the 1700s

Researchers have discovered the origins of the ship that mysteriously emerged from the ruins of the World Trade Center in 2010 Four years ago this month, construction at the Ground Zero construction site was halted when workers uncovered a massive wooden ship 22 feet below the street's surface. Show More Summary

Scientists solve mystery of centuries-old ship buried under the World Trade Center

Back in 2010, during the World Trade Center's rebuilding effort, construction workers found an unidentified ship just south of where the towers once stood. Its fragments were excavated and sent to the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory. Show More Summary

Tree rings provide details about mysterious World Trade Center ship's origins

Construction workers found an unidentified ship in July 2010 during the World Trade Center's rebuilding effort. Live Science reports that the ship was "just south of where the Twin Towers once stood," and its fragments were excavated and sent to the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory. Show More Summary

Don’t be cross

The iconic cross-shaped steelwork that stood tall in the rubble of the World Trade Center may stand inspirationally in the 9/11 museum, a federal appeals court has wisely ruled.

Don’t be cross

The iconic cross-shaped steelwork that stood tall in the rubble of the World Trade Center may stand inspirationally in the 9/11 museum, a federal appeals court has wisely ruled.

Calatrava Watch: In the wake of international starchitect...

In the wake of international starchitect Santiago Calatrava's 63rd birthday, here's a roundup of some of his strangest winged white structures. Find birthday boy's "soaring eagle" World Trade Center Transportation Hub, a train station in Lisbon that looks like a...

World Trade Center 'Mystery' Ship Found To Be At Least 240 Years Old

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The mystery ship in the image to your left has been found to be at least 240 years. The remnants of the ship were discovered by construction workers back in 2010 whilst clearing out the area where the WTC once stood. Archaeologists began...Show More Summary

Calatrava Watch: In the wake of international starchitect...

In the wake of international starchitect Santiago Calatrava's sixty-third birthday, here's a roundup of some of his strangest winged white structures. Find birthday boy's "soaring eagle" World Trade Center Transportation Hub, a train station in Lisbon that looks like a...

The Cost of a World Trade Center Image

by Matt Buchanan According to the Port Authority: Fishs Eddy, a well-known housewares store at Broadway and 19th Street, is “unfairly reaping a benefit from an association with the Port Authority and the attacks” of Sept. 11. How? By...Show More Summary

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