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Osama Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Convicted In NYC Terror Trial

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS | Posted 03.26.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaida propaganda videotapes after the Sept. 11 attacks, was convicted Wednesday ...

Myriam Francois-Cerrah

Mastermind Of The Sept. 11 Attacks Wants To Convert His Captors

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

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...

Bachmann Makes Questionable 9/11 Suggestion

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) suggested the Muslim Brotherhood was behind the 9/11 attacks during a press conference in Egypt on Saturday. "We ha...

Congress Rethinking 9/11 Law

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress is rethinking the broad authority it gave the president to wage a war on terror after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in ...

Memories of Boston Marathon

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 06.18.2013 | Crime
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

For a native of Boston, a lifelong fan of the Red Sox, the Celtics and the Patriots, the bomb attack shattered decades of pleasant memories of Boston in a painful tragic moment.

What the Boston Attack Means for America

Andy Ostroy | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

As of this writing there have been no arrests made, no persons of interest announced by authorities and no terrorist organizations claiming respon...

Ryan J. Reilly

9/11 Mother Speaks Out Against Guantanamo During Visit (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- Phyllis Rodriguez, the mother of a victim killed in the Sept. 11 attacks, still opposes holding the trial of five me...

11 Years and Counting, Part 2

Sharon Premoli | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Sharon Premoli

The depth of Prince Salman's ties to organizations linked to al Qaeda left little doubt in our minds about his dedication to the jihadist cause, but Prince Salman's extremist connections are not merely a matter of historical record and curiosity.

11 Years and Counting: Part 1

Sharon Premoli | Posted 11.14.2012 | World
Sharon Premoli

The demise of Osama bin Laden is obviously welcome, but there is far more to be done. Nowhere is this more pressing than with our nation's refusal to demand that the Saudi government accept culpability for supporting the terrorists who attacked us.

The Miracle of the Moment: Reflections on the Anniversary of 9/11

David Leopold | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics
David Leopold

We all remember, as if it were yesterday, the feelings of sadness, anger, fear, and anxiety that rose from the core of our souls as we saw the smoke rise from Ground Zero, the Pentagon in flames, and the smoking airplane wreckage in Shanksville, Pa.

Feds Expected To Recognize 9/11 Cancer Link

Posted 09.11.2012 | New York

On the 11th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, the federal government is expected to recognize a link between exposure to toxic dusts caused b...

US Wants 9/11 Health Program To Include 50 Cancers

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 08.08.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — People who were stricken with cancer after being exposed to the toxic ash that exploded over Manhattan when the World Trade Center co...

Top U.S. Officials Sought To Testify At Gitmo 9/11 Trial

AP | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Defense teams in the Sept. 11 case at Guantanamo are asking a military judge to order senior U.S. government officials to tes...

Michael Bloomberg Says Work On Planned 9/11 Museum Has Stalled

AP | By DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 12.30.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Work on a planned museum at the World Trade Center has ground to a halt because of a financial dispute, and there is now no possibility it...

South Korean Developers May Change 'Twin Towers' Building Design

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 12.20.2011 | World

South Korean developers may be backing down from plans to erect two luxury apartment buildings that some say resemble the World Trade Center buildings...

The Squandered Superpower: How America Has Stunted Imagination

Cody Pomeranz | Posted 01.08.2012 | College
Cody Pomeranz

Think of a number between 1 and 10. Got it? Now, how many of you reading this thought of the number pi? Or how about e? The brain is certainly capable of giving those kinds of answers. But that is not the way in which many of us have been taught to think.

Al Qaeda Owes $9.3 Billion For 9/11 Damage, Judge Recommends

AP | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A magistrate judge in New York has recommended al-Qaida be assessed $9.3 billion for the damage done to properties and businesses in the S...

Welcome To The Post-Osama Era

Arsalan Iftikhar | Posted 12.03.2011 | Religion
Arsalan Iftikhar

Our next generation of post-Osama Muslims are beginning to understand that only through peaceful nonviolent movements can we truly affect positive sociopolitical change within any corner of the world.

U.S. Strategy After 9/11: Ruminations on a Lost Decade

Nathan Gonzalez | Posted 11.14.2011 | World
Nathan Gonzalez

September 11 removed us further from our liberal traditions, which had once considered undue government surveillance as a violation of civil liberties, while a previously unimaginable concept like torture suddenly became a topic worthy of "debate."

This Generation Never Forgets

Myles Miller | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York
Myles Miller

So whenever, the cynics say teens are lazy, apathetic and just plain unmotivated. Look to today and the fact that even if they're not giving back with their hands, their words are providing solace to the families and souls of all those who perished on that fateful day.

9/11 Anniversary: World Remembers, Reflects On September 11th

AP/The Huffington Post | By ERIC CARVIN | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- As the nation and the world mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the Huffington Post is following the most salient...

9/11 Anniversary: Marking 10 Years Since America Changed Forever

AP | ADAM GELLER | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Ten years on, Americans come together Sunday where the World Trade Center soared, where the Pentagon stands as a fortress once breach...

10 Years and Still Gone

B.D. Gallof | Posted 11.09.2011 | New York
B.D. Gallof

We as a nation have not done enough with the World Trade Center ground zero. It lies unfinished like so many other things that America used to stand for before two jets slammed into the Twin Towers.

Unforgettable Images Of The 9/11 Attacks (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

On September 11, 2001, Americans gathered around television sets in shock and horror as the nation came under attack. Ten years later, the iconic i...