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September 11 Attacks

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...

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...

A Classroom Window To September 11th Attacks: High School Students Look Back

Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

The butterfly effect purports that the flutter of a butterfly's wings could ripple like a chain reaction that eventually creates outsized, widespread ...

9/11 + 10. The Costs of Fear

David Ropeik | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics
David Ropeik

The National 9/11 Commission executive summary begins; "At 8:46 on the morning of September 11, 2001, the United States became a nation transformed." Transformed we are indeed, to a new normal that is a more worried normal. But is it a wiser normal?

A Decade After: HuffPost Bloggers Commemorate September 11th Anniversary

Huffington Post | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Huffington Post

From survivor stories to taking on religious, political and global ramifications, here is our collection of the very best opinion, analysis and heartfelt expression from our valued contributors.

This 9/11 Anniversary, Build a Worthy and Enduring Legacy

Dorian de Wind | Posted 11.07.2011 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

As we approach the 10th anniversary of 9/11, as with every previous anniversary, we find ourselves once again trying to make sense of that unprecedented event; once more trying to find a fitting and worthy way to commemorate the tragic anniversary.

Is 9/11 Coloring Book Anti-Muslim?

Posted 11.01.2011 | Chicago

A 36-page "graphic novel coloring book" created by a St. Louis, Mo., publisher is attracting international attention -- and has reportedly sold out of...

September 11, 2001: The Beginning

Terry Strada | Posted 10.30.2011 | New York
Terry Strada

The second I heard his voice, I knew something was wrong. I had never heard this tone before. "Terry," he said, "the building has been hit by a plane, there is a lot of smoke. We have cell phones and we're going in to the stairwell."

Our Painful Anniversary

Diane Dimond | Posted 10.30.2011 | Media
Diane Dimond

Now that the earthquakes and hurricanes have past we'll be inundated with news about the upcoming 10th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in American history. Exploitation of an American tragedy, some might say.

From JFK To September 11, Conspiracy Theories Thrive

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

DALLAS -- In Dealey Plaza, with the white "X" painted on the spot where President Kennedy was assassinated, ask anyone about the grassy knoll and the ...

Bush Explains Slow Reaction To September 11 Attacks

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former U.S. President George W. Bush says his apparent lack of reaction to the first news of the Sept. 11 ...

Michael McAuliff

9/11 Health Czar: No Cancer Link To Ground Zero | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Veterans of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and cleanup who are stricken with cancer had their hopes dashed Tuesday -- at least temporari...

Arabs Not Responsible For 9/11, Say Majority In Muslim Nations

Posted 09.20.2011 | Religion

A report released today by the Pew Research Center reveals that a majority of Muslims in several Middle Eastern countries believe that the Sept. 11 at...

Andrea Stone

Uncle Sam Wants You To Volunteer Your Services On 9/11 | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.13.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- More than one million Americans are expected to volunteer in their communities on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks...

Michael McAuliff

Eric Holder Names Class Action Lawyer To Run 9/11 Fund | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics

This story has been updated to include an interview with John Feal. WASHINGTON -- Attorney General Eric Holder named a veteran New York lawyer to h...

Ground Zero Appointee Named

AP | By PETE YOST | Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A person familiar with the matter says the Justice Department plans to appoint a well-known New York attorney to run the fund that will ...

Inside The Raid That Killed Osama Bin Laden

AP | MATT APUZZO | Posted 07.01.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Helicopters descended out of darkness on the most important counterterrorism mission in U.S. history. It was an operation so secret...

Remembering The Sacred Acts Of 9/12/01

Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D.

With so much anti-Muslim hate being spewed in the name of 9/11 right now, we must remember the sacred things that happened on September 12, 2001.

Seven Percent Chance Of Another 9/11 In The Next Decade, Panel Tells Pentagon

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The chance of another terror attack on the scale of 9/11 happening anywhere in the world is only 7 percent, according to a new report to the Pentagon ...