Eighteen people are facing charges in a probe of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The charges and arrests stem from alleged misconduct at the Men’s Central Jail and the Twin Towers Correctional Facility. The charges include excessive force, corruption, and civil rights violations. Show More Summary
Negligence was not the cause of the collapse of a third World Trade Center tower several hours after the twin towers were destroyed in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, a federal appeals court said Wednesday, absolving a developer and others of responsibility in the destruction of the 47-story building. Show More Summary
(NEW YORK) — A federal appeals court has ruled that negligence was not the cause of the collapse of a third World Trade Center tower several hours after the twin towers were destroyed in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan issued the decision Wednesday in a 2-to-1 ruling. Show More Summary
Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. The face of an angel spotted in the wreckage from the Twin Towers on September 11 is giving hope to so many people. This, along with the "chorus of angels" heard singing from Ground Zero, is the stuff ofShow More Summary
Americans tend to remember sacred dates: the day Kennedy got shoot or the Twin Towers fell. For many Boomers, there's another date with an upcoming anniversary: December 1, 1969, the night our government reinstated the draft lottery for the first time since WWII. Show More Summary
Maze Crusade from developer My Evil Twin is something special: A fun and challenging take on the ubiquitous match-3 genre that spurs players on with the same intensity as a game like Knightmare Tower. You play as a knight who navigates a deadly maze full of bloodthirsty foes, dead ends, and a row of moving
A skyscraper built on the site of the former World Trade Center, whose iconic Twin Towers were destroyed in the 9/11 attacks, was inaugurated Wednesday. Four World Trade Center is the first office building to open on the original 16-acre (64,750 square meter) site known as Ground Zero where more than 2,700 people lost their lives. Show More Summary
Twin towers. The name alone draws feelings of reverence in hoops circles, particularly in a city that once housed one of the best pairings to ever wear that title: Hakeem Olajuwon and Ralph Sampson. That image of interior dominance was...Show 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
Step aside, Chicago: One World Trade Center, the iconic replacement for the Twin Towers, was officially designated the tallest building in the United States Tuesday morning, cresting Chicago's Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower)...
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As unforgettable yet controversial images go, it’s hard to top the one made by artist Cedric Chambers. His painting, “The Prophet,” shows Darth Vader carrying Jesus Christ with the smoldering images of the Twin Towers in the background. Looking at it, you might think the 23-year-old Denver artist had managed to offend three separate but equally [...]
This morning's key headlines from GenerationalDynamics.com John Kerry condemns Israeli settlements Pakistan will supply nuclear weapons to Saudi Arabia British girls dress up as burning Twin Towers and win contest John Kerry condemns...Show More Summary
Kids dressing like KKK members and women donning burning Twin Tower Halloween costumes make us feel sad about the future of mankind. But this photo makes us feel happy - and we're not alone. First posted on Reddit, the image depictsShow More Summary
Two 19-year-old students at the University of Chester are being condemned by their University and fellow students after they dressed up as the burning Twin Towers for Halloween and photos were shared on social media. Amber Langford and...Show More Summary
Take note, idiots who dressed as the burning Twin Towers: THIS is how you celebrate Halloween! Texas couple David and Natalie Sideserf exchanged vows late last month and then took the "Till death do us part" aspect to a new, awesomely...Show More Summary
The twin towers costumes chosen for Halloween by two college students has infuriated a lot of 9/11 families. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, a Trayvon Martin Halloween costume using blackface was called racist. The US is still very sensitive about the devastating loss experienced on 9/11 to the point that a recent Boston fire... Show More Summary
And this year's prize for Worst Halloween Costume Idea goes to... the two British 19-year-olds who went to a nightclub's costume contest dressed as the Twin Towers on 9/11. That's not the only prize they were awarded: The teens, whose World Trade Center costumes were marked "North Tower" and "South...
Two British teenagers had an unconventional Halloween costume last week: the burning Twin Towers. Amber Langford and Annie Collinge, 19-year-old students at the University of Chester, dressed up as the Twin Towers for Halloween. The pair donned American flags on their heads and wore tower...
Every year we hear about people who choose to wear inappropriate Halloween costumes. Well, for some reason, 2013 seems to be topping all other years as far as offensive costumes are concerned. You may have heard of the fury over costumes...Show More Summary