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Thief Apologizes And Returns World Trade Center Flag

AP | Posted 07.06.2014 | Crime

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (AP) — An American flag stolen from the family of a firefighter killed on Sept. 11 has been returned with a note that says:...

Celebrate Patriots Today and Every Day

Benny Napoleon | Posted 09.11.2012 | Detroit
Benny Napoleon

The most horrific tragedy in American history occurred 11 years ago today. The terrorist attacks on New York City, Washington D.C. and in Pennsylvania echo the hatred for America's freedoms, but signaled the greatness of our nation.

Ten Years on, Sick Ground Zero Workers Still Without Proper Care

Michelle Chen | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics
Michelle Chen

For thousands of workers, this anniversary of 9/11 is an especially deep measure of loss -- not just the immediate loss of life, but years of lost opportunities to make still-neglected victims whole.

Lynne Peeples

Firefighter Cancer Tied To Ground Zero Exposure | Lynne Peeples | Posted 11.01.2011 | New York

Firefighters who responded to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, selflessly exposing themselves to the toxic dust that clouded Ground Zero, were 19 percent m...

Firefighters Run Cross-Country In Remembrance Of 9/11

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

From The Associated Press NEW YORK -- Members of the FDNY are among firefighters planning to run from Los Angeles to New York in remembrance of the...