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No Signs Of Foul Play In 9/11 Memorial Fire

Reuters | Posted 12.05.2014 | Politics

Oct 5 (Reuters) - Investigators have found no signs of foul play or arson in a fire at a 9/11 memorial complex in Pennsylvania which destroyed a U.S...

Flag That Flew Over Capitol On 9/11 Destroyed In Flight 93 Memorial Fire

AP/HuffPost | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 11, 2001, was consumed in a fire at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Penns...

Movie Review: Captain Phillips

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Based on the title character's book recalling the 2009 incident -- in which an American cargo vessel in the Indian Ocean was captured by four Somali pirates -- Captain Phillips puts you right in the middle of the action and never lets you go.

The Burden of Responsibility

Lillie Leonardi | Posted 11.16.2013 | Impact
Lillie Leonardi

We have taken it upon ourselves to carry the encumbrance of all that should have been done. Even though these thoughts of conjecture bare no fact, they have somehow embedded themselves into the already troubled minds and hearts of the responders.

September 11: The Horror, The Hug and The Harmony

Christine Pelosi | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

In the 12 years since September 11, 2001, I've remembered viscerally the horror of the second plane, the hug from my mom, and the harmony on the Capitol Steps. In this September 11 anniversary, I remain ever hopeful for that harmony.

Never Forget: The Flight 93 National Memorial

Neil Mulholland | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Neil Mulholland

The National Park Foundation has been proud to lead the private fundraising efforts to establish and build the Memorial, ensuring its place in American history will be forever protected and passed on to future generations.

WATCH: Woman Describes Her Encounter With Angels After Flight 93 Crash

HuffPost Live | Posted 08.21.2013 | Religion

According to an AP poll, the majority of Americans believe in angels. But only a few claim to have seen them. Lillie Leonardi, a former FBI employe...

Lasting Impressions

Lillie Leonardi | Posted 10.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Lillie Leonardi

In the days following my revelation, I allowed myself to grieve and forgive. By doing so, the lasting impressions that once haunted me lost their hold on my heart, my mind and my soul.

Emergency Powers Spell Corrosion of Liberty and Safety

Mary L. G. Theroux | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics
Mary L. G. Theroux

Likewise, President Obama's supporters might wish to also bear in mind that powers vested in one Executive are available to, and invariably extended by the next. Do they really want any president to be able to indefinitely detain vaguely-defined "suspects" at his or her sole discretion?

SLIDESHOW: Former Drug Addict, Wounded Vet, Others Race In NYC Marathon

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.07.2012 | Impact

Running 26.2 miles through New York City's grueling terrain is daunting enough. But, for those who have faced heart-wrenching tragedies -- the kind th...

Father Of Flight 93 Hero Shares Blessings At 9/11 Ceremony

www.stltoday.com | Steve Pokin | Posted 11.13.2011 | Impact

Even on Sept. 11, 2001, there were "blessings," David Beamer said during a memorial church service Sunday at the Family Arena in St. Charles. Beame...

Gaining Inspiration From Flight 93 Crash Site

Michael Smerconish | Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics
Michael Smerconish

Here is a permanent memorial to the heroes of Flight 93 and a tribute to the victims of 9/11. It is a site where unparalleled tragedy has been converted into hope and healing -- and a place whose sacredness must be experienced in person.

September 11 Quotes: What Politicians Remember About Tragic Day

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics

A decade after four planes were hijacked and used in an attack against the United States, many are reflecting on the events of Sept. 11, 2001. In a...

Female Fighter Pilot Was Ready To Give Her Life To Stop Flight 93

Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics

By MARTIN GRIFFITH, ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) RENO, Nev. — Fighter pilot Heather "Lucky" Penney didn't have time to be scared. There was a hijacked c...

Obama Urges Unity: 'We Refuse To Live In Fear'

Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

By ERICA WERNER, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Summoning the nation to unity and service, President Barack Obama paid tribute to America's r...

Obama's 9/11 Speech: National Unity, Personal Loss

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Searching for unity long vanished since the day terrorists astonished America, President Barack Obama will hail national resilience and...

TIMELINE: Key Events That Occurred On 9/11

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

It's been 10 years since the attacks of September 11, 2001. While many are looking back at how the world has changed in the decade, others are reflect...

Andrea Stone

Flight 93 Heroes Get Their Own Memorial In Remote Shanksville, Pennsylvania (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. -- As the nation marks the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks this weekend, in this remote corner of southern Pennsylvania, a m...

Saki Knafo

Filming The Unfilmable: Hollywood's Attempts To Chronicle 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 11.09.2011 | Entertainment

In late 2002, CIA officers at Guantanamo Bay reportedly rented the 1998 Roland Emmerich flick "Godzilla." The film had largely failed to engage the in...

Who Should Tell the Story of 9/11?

Kate Kelly | Posted 11.08.2011 | Arts
Kate Kelly

After creating a video recording booth that could be moved to various locations, documentary filmmaker Ruth Sergel started collecting the stories of New Yorkers.

Chicago Bikers Launch 9/11 Memorial Ride To Ground Zero

Posted 11.07.2011 | Chicago

Chicago firefighter Tom Maloney rushed to Ground Zero to aid the New York Fire Department's efforts on September 11, 2001. A year later, Maloney, who ...

9/11: The American Family Survives

Bruce Kluger | Posted 11.07.2011 | New York
Bruce Kluger

It has been a long and contentious 10 years, but we should remember the enduring bond among brothers and sisters. For all our quarreling, we of the American family do eventually return to that same shared room.

Making A Difference: The World of Giving -- 9/11 Anniversary

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 11.06.2011 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

When thinking about 9/11, I try to honor those who lost their lives by remembering the feeling of pride in this country that occurred automatically and almost simultaneously afterwards in every American.

Andrea Stone

Memorial To Heroes Of Flight 93 Lack Cash As 9/11 Anniversary Nears

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 08.13.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- Maybe it's because it's located in rural Pennsylvania. Or maybe it's because its two biggest champions in Congress are gone. Perhaps it'...

For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People

Neil Mulholland | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Neil Mulholland

This week we celebrate National Park Week. The crash site of United Flight 93 sits in waiting, destined to become one of our newest national parks -- the Flight 93 National Memorial.