A new letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) demands answers on Benghazi—not a website that demonstrates the “inadequacies” of what the House has done to uncover the truth about what happened on September 11, 2012. “Most Americans, in addition to a large majority of your party’s caucus, demand a full and complete investigation of this terror […]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Suleiman Abu Ghaith, urged al Qaeda recruits en route to a training camp in Afghanistan to pledge their lives to bin Laden a few months before September 11, 2001, a government witness told jurors on Th...
Later today, lawyers for American Atheists will appear before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals to make one last bid to stop the National September 11 Memorial & Museum from including a Christian cross display. Their main argument is that the cross isn’t part of 9/11 history. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, agreed to proclaim the September 11, 2001 attacks as al Qaeda's doing and to call on others to fight for the Islamist militants, a prosecutor told jurors in opening Abu Ghaith's...
In these first few days following the knife attacks in a Kunming train station that killed close to 30 people and injured more than 100, there have been multiple comparisons to the September 11 attacks in the United States. Historical...Show More Summary
Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist By Bill McKibben Times Books $18.61 Hardback, $11.04 Kindle 272 pages September 2013 I've always suspected that many activists, particularly environmentalists, are at heart introverts. Show More Summary
A new warship. the USS Somerset, has been commissioned and named after that area of southwestern Pennsylvania in which flight 93 crashed on September 11, 2001. The amphibious transport dock craft was formally commission on Saturday in front of a crowd of 5000 people at Penn’s landing. Show More Summary
It's been 12 years since the horrifying tragedy that occurred on September 11, 2001, and Americans are just now learning the extent to which our government has tightened its grip on our privacy and communications. With the recent disclosure...Show More Summary
A meter-wide (3 ft) asteroid impacted the Moon's surface September 11, 2013, producing a bright explosion and digging a new crater about 40 meters (130 ft) in diameter. The video of the event shows a bright flash of light against the stark blackness of the Moon's dark side. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A second wave of retired New York firefighters and police was arrested on Tuesday on disability fraud charges tied to a September 11 pension fraud, said a source involved in the investigation.
FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) - The brother-in-law of a September 11, 2001, hijacker pleaded guilty in a U.S. military court on Thursday to helping plan attacks on ships in the Middle East.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday briefly delayed the upcoming trial of a son in law of Osama bin Laden on terrorism-related charges so his lawyers could submit written questions to accused September 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.
"Why Teaching How to Beat Polygraphs Can Land You in Jail," produced by Joshua Swain and narrated by Todd Krainin. About 4 minutes. Original release date was February 11, 2014 and original writeup is below. Last September, Chad Dixon was sentenced to 8 months in a federal prison for eaching clients counter-measures for polygraph tests. Show More Summary
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev faces execution if convicted of the largest mass-casualty attack on US soil since September 11, 2001.
Briefly: The attack on the US diplomatic mission and nearby CIA Annex in Benghazi on September 11, 2012 has become a lingering scandal for the Obama administration, with many people unsatisfied with both the White House’s method of dealing with the attack, and the way that information about the event has been doled out in […]
Prince Alwaleed, Saudi Arabia's self-proclaimed Warren Buffett, has seen his fund Kingdom Holdings return 52% since September 5th, when it hit a 52-week low. And the Prince has told Bloomberg that there's more where that came from. “We...Show More Summary
The US composer has won the prestigious BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Spain for his efforts to bridge cultures, ‘address current issues, from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to 11 September, and advance the relationship between religion and art and science’. The award is worth 40,000 Euros and a fine Spanish dinner. Couldn’t happen to a […]
This is a follow-up to the Library Boy post of September 11, 2013 entitled Royal Society of Canada Holding Public Consultations on Future of Canada's Libraries and Archives. The prestigious institution has been consulting citizens and...Show More Summary
SELLERS: David and Yolanda FosterLOCATION: Malibu, CAPRICE $27,500,000SIZE: 11,622 square feet, 11 bedrooms, 12.5 bathrooms (or maybe it's 6 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms)YOUR MAMAS NOTES: Remember last September, children, when Your Mama...Show More Summary
At 6:11 PM on September 9, 2010, a major natural gas pipeline ruptured about 12 miles south of San Francisco in a residential area of the city of San Bruno,. The rupture triggered a massive explosion followed by an equally massive fire. The blast carved a crater about 72 feet long by 26 feet [...]