This is the fifteenth year of the War on Terror, which began with the ill-advised American invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001—an improbable response to the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon by a group of overwhelmingly Saudi jihadists (albeit trained by Al Qaeda). Show More Summary
Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, It’s been about 15 years now since passenger airliners struck the World Trade Center towers on 9/11, and we are still suffering the consequences of that day, though perhaps not in the ways...Show More Summary
With a resumé that includes the likes of JFK, Platoon, World Trade Center and W., Oliver Stone knows how to bring recent history to the screen in a big way. He shows no signs of slowing down with the epic new trailer for Snowden, a biopic about the NSA whistleblower starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the lead role. […]
Work on the Freedom Tower begins after months of acrimony and delays.
Did you know that Acer is hosting a big press conference at the World Trade Center in New York City today? Surprise! Acer hasn't said much ahead of today's event as far as what we might be able to expect, but the company did say that it will be unveiling new products across its entire portfolio. Show More Summary
“It’s very close to my heart because I was down there, and I watched our police and our firemen down at 7-Eleven, down at the World Trade Center right after it came down, and I saw the greatest people I’ve ever seen in action.” — Donald Trump, April 18 May 1, 2017 Remarks by the [...] The post The United States of Trump appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Author and architecture writer Judith Dupré has been writing about the World Trade Center since the early 1990s. She researched the Twin Towers for her 2013 book Skyscrapers and covered the 9/11 memorial in her subsequent book Monuments. Show More Summary
My son Chris said, after Trump accidentally referred to 9/11 as 7/11: "It's very close to my heart because I was down there and I watched our police and our firemen down on 7/11, down at the World Trade Center, right after it came down,...Show More Summary
The World Trade Center Transit Hub—aka The (other) Oculus—has already gone down in history as the most expensive train station , ever. The grand total was $4 billion, about twice what it was supposed to cost, and more than the skyscraper adjacent to it. Show More Summary
The remaining pages in the US report on the September 11, 2011 attacks will reveal a major role of Saudi Arabia in the assault on the World Trade Center, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said on Tuesday.
Trump had previously said that he watched the second plane hit the World Trade Center from his apartment in Midtown Manhattan, and claimed he'd watched people jumping to their deaths, despite the fact that his apartment is located about...Show More Summary
Maybe Salma Hayek can talk a little sense into Donald Trump! After the controversial presidential candidate made ANOTHER gaffe on Monday — this time, referring to the World Trade Center terror attacks at '7/11' — Hayek came full force on Twitter in response! Related: Donald Trump Micropenis Artist Threatened With A Lawsuit! The actress pulled no punches criticizing [...]
Charles P. Pierce, Esquire: It's 15 years ago this fall that a group of Saudi nationals commandeered airplanes and slaughtered north of 3,000 people in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania. The site of the World Trade Center has been completely rebuilt. Show More Summary
Oh, thank heaven: Social media users found comedy fodder after Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump apparently confused "9/11" -- as in, the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center -- with 7-Eleven, the ubiquitous convenience store.
? At a recent rally in Buffalo, New York, Donald Trump accidentally misstated the date of the 2001 World Trade Center attacks. Produced by Lamar Salter Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »
Ooops. WATCH: @realDonaldTrump invokes "7/11" as date for World Trade Center attacks: https://t.co/gXiS8BsFRJ— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) April 19, 2016 And if you're a fan of the Buffalo Bills, well, I'm just real sorry. Donald Trump mixes up 9/11 with...
The New York Times reports on a gaffe that's part tragedy, part comedy, all Trump. “I was down there, and I watched our police and our firemen, down on 7-Eleven, down at the World Trade Center, right after it came down,” Mr. Trump said on Monday evening. Show More Summary
Firefighters make their way over the ruins and through clouds of smoke at the World Trade Center in October 2001. Stan Honda/AP Earlier this year in the GOP presidential race, Ted Cruz took a poke at Donald Trump by derisively referring...Show More Summary
On a very high-up floor of 1 World Trade Center on Thursday, a couple-hundred businesswomen came together at the Women’s Entrepreneur Festival to share their best-kept work secrets. Between panels and workshops, a lively keynote and cocktail hour, and a lavish lunch of wraps! and orzo! and ice cream!, the ... More »
Dr. Hirsch worked tirelessly to identify the 2,753 victims of the World Trade Center attack and restore what had distinguished them.