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9/11 Health Program Now Officially On Borrowed Time

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to a sense of urgency, Congress has to be graded on a curve these days, so perhaps no one should be too surprised that law...

Pope Francis Brings Message Of Peace And Healing to 9/11 Memorial

The Huffington Post | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 09.25.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis made an emotional visit Friday to ground zero in lower Manhattan, where he paused to offer private prayers and took part in a multi-relig...

How Pope's Visit To Ground Zero Will Bring Interfaith Healing

Religion News Service | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.23.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Much of Catholic America is excited about Pope Francis’ first visit to the United States — and so are many American Muslims. Francis’ vis...

Jon Stewart: Congress Is Treating Health Program For 9/11 Responders Like 'Just Another' Bill

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.17.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Jon Stewart on Wednesday lobbied Congress on behalf of 9/11 responders, it stirred up the desired publicity. But any sense of hope ...

'The League' Star Steve Rannazzisi Lied About 9/11 Escape Story

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.16.2015 | Entertainment

"The League" star and comedian Steve Rannazzisi has admitted that he lied about escaping from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, after The ...

Jon Stewart and 9/11 Responders Walk The Halls Of Congress

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.16.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Jon Stewart and more than 100 9/11 responders walk the halls of Congress Wednesday, they'll have plenty to say to lawmakers about r...

Lawmakers Who Hailed 9/11 Heroes Still Shun Bill To Help Them

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.12.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Most members of Congress had something to say about never forgetting the heroes of 9/11 as the 14th anniversary of those attacks passed ...

Daily Meditation: Ground Zero

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.11.2015 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Prayers For Peace, Healing On 9/11 Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.11.2015 | Religion

Fourteen years have passed since the devastating Sept. 11 attacks that shook the United States and communities around the globe. On the anniversary, w...

Tears From Italy On Sept. 11, 2001

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 09.10.2016 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

On a clear afternoon on September 11, 2001, the Internet café in Florence, Italy bustled with tourists, students, and animated baristas shuffling plates of pastries and demitasse cups of steaming expresso.

Jon Stewart To Walk Halls Of Congress With 9/11 Responders

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.11.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jon Stewart spent years upbraiding Congress from his perch on the set of "The Daily Show," perhaps never to so great an effect as when h...

What Terrified Maya Angelou In The Wake Of 9/11

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 09.02.2015 | OWN

Everyone remembers where they were the moment they learned of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. They remember the hor...

Michael McAuliff

Jon Stewart Wanted Names Of 9/11 Bill Opponents. Here They Are. | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the health treatment program for 9/11 responders set to expire this fall and Congress moving slowly to reauthorize it, Jon Stewart ...

What I Learned About Grief From Working 9/11 Families

Dr. Heidi Horsley | Posted 11.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Heidi Horsley

I am honored to have worked with these families, and to have been able to take their journey with them, out of the darkness and back into the light.

Meet the People Preventing the Next 9/11

J. David Cox Sr. | Posted 11.09.2014 | Politics
J. David Cox Sr.

TSA's track record speaks for itself. Not a single large airport has opted to privatize in the agency's 13-year history. And there has not been a single successful terrorist attack in the transportation sector since TSA took responsibility for security.

Report: New York Police Recruiting Muslim Informants

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK, May 11 (Reuters) - New York City police have been recruiting immigrants, most of them Muslims, in the years following the attacks of Sept....

Ryan J. Reilly

FBI Infiltration Of Gitmo Defense Team Tosses 9/11 Trial Into Disarray | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.18.2014 | Politics

FORT MEADE, Md. -- An FBI investigation into the legal team representing Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed further delayed the military trial...

Ryan J. Reilly

Gitmo Prosecutors Want Probe Into KSM 'Propaganda' Leak To HuffPost | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Government prosecutors have asked a military judge to investigate how The Huffington Post obtained 36-page manifesto written by alleged ...

Super Bowl XLVIII: Patrols, Pageantry and Patriotism

Dorian de Wind | Posted 04.03.2014 | Sports
Dorian de Wind

As in all recent Super Bowls, the U.S. military will be an important part of Super Bowl 48, not only in helping with security -- both in the air and on the ground -- but also by contributing to the ceremony and spectacle of the game.

Myriam Francois-Cerrah

Mastermind Of The Sept. 11 Attacks Wants To Convert His Captors | Myriam Francois-Cerrah | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks now says that the use of violence to spread Islam is forbidden by the Quran, a m...

Actions Speak Louder: Reflections on Sept.12

Daniel Scott | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Daniel Scott

It was the 12th of September 2001, and insomnia had only just begun to run rampant worldwide. Thousands of miles away from where my terrified heart wa...

Sept. 11 Reminds Us That Our Life Is Right Now

Penny Love | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

If there is a thimbleful of good that came out of the truckload of devastation from Sept. 11, not that it would be worth it in any way, we all did snap out of our zombie mode and realized, even if only briefly, that our life is right now. And that's what I want to say today.

Reflections on the Day the Earth Stood Still

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 11.11.2013 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

The day started just like any other day, with concerns over my commute to work and traffic jams, what attire I should wear for the day's meetings, should I take my lunch to work or eat out?

'Million Muslim March' Shaping Up To Be More Like A Few Hundred People Walking Down The Street

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: Turns out it was more like 20 people. The "2 Million Bikers" event, on the other hand, had a much larger turnout than initially expected. ...

White House Cites Benghazi In 9/11 Security Announcement

Reuters | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - The White House on Tuesday said it had ordered heightened security of U.S. facilities abroad on the Sept. 11 anniver...