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Reading the Pictures: How to Understand the Newly Released 9/11 Photo of Dick Cheney with his Foot Up

Michael Shaw | Posted 07.28.2015 | Politics
Michael Shaw

It's thoroughly obvious why this photo of Dick Cheney went absolutely viral the other day. For the left-leaning, it presents the ultimate opportunity to hate on Darth Vadar for being so callous. And for the right, the nonchalance is cowboy fuel for biding one's time before retaliating with vengeance.

These Photos Of 9/11 First Responders Will Break Your Heart But Make You Damn Proud

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

A version of this post was originally published on Sept. 11, 2013. Very little needs to be said about the following photos of first responders on S...

These Interactive Photos Of Lower Manhattan Show Just How Far We've Come Since 9/11

The Huffington Post | Jake Bialer | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

The loss of the Twin Towers twelve years ago forever changed the appearance of lower Manhattan. Below, the collection of interactive before/after ...

A Look At September 11 Commemorations Around The U.S.

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

A look at events marking the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks: NEW YORK CITY...

September 11 Memorial Honors Victims From Flight 93

AP | KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. — Under a blue sky and against a backdrop of rolling hills, family, friends and others gathered Wednesday in a western Pennsylv...

Obama Marks 9/11 Anniversary

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — For President Barack Obama, the prospect of more U.S. military action in the Middle East hung over his observance Wednesday of the ...

These Photos Of 9/11 First Responders Break Our Hearts, But They Also Make Us Damn Proud

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Very little needs to be said about the following photos of first responders on September 11th, 2001 and during the subsequent recovery efforts. The im...

Michael McAuliff

A Pocketful Of Terror: Deciphering Toxic Dust From 9/11 | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

This post was originally published on September 11, 2011. WASHINGTON -- A few weeks ago, just before I went on vacation with my family, I went to ...

Haunting Memories Of 9/11 Shape Syria Debate

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Twelve years later, haunting memories of Sept. 11 are shaping the debate over what to do about Syria. As Americans mark the anniversary...

LOOK: The Heart-Wrenching Images Of 9/11 That We'll Never Forget

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

Twelve years after the Sept. 11 attacks, these images still resonate, reminding of the absolute physical and emotional devastation that so many people...

Obama, Joe Biden Mark Anniversary Of 9/11 Attack

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are observing a moment of silence to mark the anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Obama an...

LOOK: A Moment-By-Moment Chronology Of The Key Events That Shaped 9/11

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Wednesday is the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The coordinated plot began with the hijacking of four planes and ultimately...

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Unforgettable Images Of The 9/11 Attacks

Posted 09.11.2012 | Politics

More than a decade after the September 11, 2001 attacks, America remembers those who were lost on the tragic day. Photographs from 9/11 are still a...

'These Pictures Demanded To Be Taken'

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts
Jesse Kornbluth

A few days after 9/11, Joel Meyerowitz --- famed for landscapes of extreme beauty and serenity --- went to the site of the World Trade Center. He talk...

September 11 Anniversary: Before And After Photos

Posted 11.08.2011 | New York

As the nation commemorates the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, here's a look at New York City before, during and after that terrible Tue...

More 9/11 Gut Punch

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2010-02-11-20100211New911photosthu.jpgSince it was ABC that pried these photos loose by way of the FOIA, keep in mind the motive was as much to make money as to insure they were added to the public archive.

New 9/11 Aerial Photos Released: Helicopter Captured Pictures Of World Trade Center After Attack (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) - Newly released aerial photos of the World Trade Center terror attack capture the towers' dramatic collapse, from just af...

9/11 Memories: Submit Your Photos And Stories

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Eight years ago today, the worst terrorist attack in United States history destroyed twin emblems of our country, killed nearly three thousand people,...