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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.

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...

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.

Volunteers Needed To Plant Trees At Flight 93 Crash Site

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Impact

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. -- The Flight 93 National Memorial at Shanksville, Pa., where a plane crashed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks is seeking volunteers for...

Visitors Up At Flight 93 Memorial

AP | KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 09.10.2012 | Travel

PITTSBURGH -- More and more people are visiting the Flight 93 National Memorial in rural western Pennsylvania, authorities say, and new construction i...

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?

Ex-FBI Employee Says She Saw Angels At Flight 93 Crash Site

AP | JOE MANDAK | Posted 09.02.2012 | Weird News

PITTSBURGH — A former police officer who retired from the FBI due to post-traumatic stress disorder linked to her role in the aftermath of the S...

Clinton, Bush, Boehner Joining Up For Good Cause

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

PITTSBURGH -- The National Park Foundation says two former presidents and the Speaker of the U.S. House will host a fundraiser in Washington for the F...

Obama Signs Bill Honoring 9/11 Victims

AP | Posted 12.23.2011 | Politics

PITTSBURGH -- President Barack Obama has signed a bill that honors victims of the Sept. 11 attacks with congressional medals. Obama signed the Fallen...

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 | 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.

Names Of Flight 93 Victims Read At Memorial

AP | JOE MANDAK | Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. — A decade after 40 passengers and crew died when Flight 93 knifed into a Pennsylvania field, family members grieved and reflec...

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...