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September 11

Republicans: The Boston Marathon Bombing Was the President's Fault! Impeach!

Bob Cesca | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics
Bob Cesca

It's all yet another case study in how the Republicans too often comport themselves in the wake of a disaster -- these self-proclaimed "patriots" are merely selective, fair-weather patriots, only willing to lend their unified support when the president is from their own party.

George W. Bush: A Disastrous President

Brent Budowsky | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

The Bush presidency was a disastrous presidency which caused a range catastrophies including the Iraq war, the budget deficit, and the financial crash.

Bachmann Endorses Reinforcement Of Culture War On 9/11

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Late last week, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) entered an endorsement of the far-right WorldNetDaily's forthcoming 9/11 National Day of Prayer and Fa...

More Possibly Human Remains Uncovered In WTC Rubble

| Posted 04.21.2013 | New York

By Jess Wisloski, DNAinfo Weekend Editor FRESH KILLS — Three days after the remains of several victims of 9/11 were uncovered amid the rubble of ...

To Boston: Our Hope for You, Courage

Frances Hesselbein | Posted 06.19.2013 | Impact
Frances Hesselbein

We pray for the law enforcement and police officers leading the way to resolve the conflict at hand. To the men and women living and working in Boston, who are now on lockdown, our hope for you -- courage.

A War and an Opportunity

Seth Moulton | Posted 06.01.2013 | Politics
Seth Moulton

Ten years ago we had the chance, as a people united, to do something great. Many of us tried harder in Iraq than most will ever know, but America could have left a far better legacy for its children from this past decade than we have.

WATCH: What 9/11 Was Like For Tom Brokaw

OWN | Posted 03.18.2013 | OWN

The OWN series "Oprah's Master Class" features intimate first-person stories told by newsmakers who have impacted the world. In the March 17 episode, ...

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...

Ryan J. Reilly

Guantanamo's Secret Censor Remains A Mystery

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.29.2013 | Politics

GUANTANAMO NAVY BASE, Cuba -- Judge Col. James Pohl insisted he was the only person who could close the military commission courtroom here a day after...

Not Only Does 9/11 Trial Have a Censor, But No One Can Know Who It Is (UPDATED)

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 03.31.2013 | World
Daphne Eviatar

A military commission judge's attempt to explain this morning why the 9/11 pre-trial hearing being held at Guantanamo Bay was briefly blacked out from observers yesterday has only caused more confusion.

Seller Of Bogus 9/11 Coins To Pay Hefty Price

AP | Posted 01.20.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A company that sold Sept. 11 commemorative coins supposedly containing silver from ground zero has agreed to pay $750,000 to settle charge...

Why I Left

Steven Amsterdam | Posted 03.05.2013 | New York
Steven Amsterdam

"Can't you just stay in New York and complain about it like the rest of us?" a friend asked. No, townies like me don't get this many excuses to flee. I had to go.

9/11 Volunteers Now Have To Dig Up Proof Of Service

www.nytimes.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

On the day the terrorists flew into the World Trade Center, the Wu-Tang Clan canceled its meeting with a record mixer named Richard Oliver, so Mr. Oli...

Judge Maintains Shroud Of Secrecy On 9/11 Trials

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2013 | World

By Jane Sutton MIAMI, Dec 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. military judge overseeing the Guantanamo prosecution of five alleged conspirators i...

Terrorist Attacks More Than Quadrupled In Decade Since Sept. 11

Reuters | Peter Apps | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

NEW YORK, Dec 4 (Reuters) - The number of terrorist attacks each year has more than quadrupled in the decade since September 11, 2001, a study relea...

Judge Rejects 9/11 United Airlines Lawsuit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 01.21.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — United Airlines cannot be held responsible for the hijacking of an American Airlines flight and the collapse of a third World Trade C...

The Fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse

Rebecca Solnit | Posted 01.06.2013 | Politics
Rebecca Solnit

As the horsemen trample over all the things we love most, it becomes impossible to distinguish natural disaster from man-made calamity: maybe the point is that there is no difference anymore.

Wisconsin Senate Race Attacks Invoke September 11

Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

By SCOTT BAUER, ASSOCIATED PRESS MADISON, Wis. — The Sept. 11 terrorist attacks have suddenly become a major issue in Wisconsin's surprisingly ti...

Alleged 9/11 Mastermind Blasts U.S. For Killings

Reuters | Jane Sutton | Posted 10.18.2012 | World

GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba, Oct 17 (Reuters) -- The alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks told the Guantanamo courtroom on Wednesday th...

Can 9/11 Defendants' 'Memories and Experiences' Be Classified?

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 12.16.2012 | World
Daphne Eviatar

Could the victim of a classified CIA execution program be prevented by the government from telling anyone about his experience being targeted by it?

Mitt Romney Tells Story Of Meeting Former Navy SEAL Who Was Later Killed In Libya

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

It seemed like a lighthearted, self-deprecating story at first, as Mitt Romney told a crowd of supporters in Van Meter, Iowa, Tuesday that he and his ...

American the Absolute

Gertrude Joseph | Posted 11.18.2012 | Teen
Gertrude Joseph

We are letting freedom and opportunity -- a promise this nation was built on -- be threatened. Our education system is failing and our teachers are striking because they feel undervalued.

Michael McAuliff

Congress Raids 9/11 Funds For Deficit

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers vowed to "never forget" 9/11 again last week, but it appears many already had -- in the budget sequester legislation Congress ...

WalMart CALLS THE COPS On Students' 9/11 Tribute

Posted 11.13.2012 | Miami

Walmart has apologized for booting 75 elementary school students from a South Florida store Tuesday after they arrived to honor the fallen of 9/11 by ...

Make September 12 'National Unity Day'

Lance Simmens | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics
Lance Simmens

If September 11th was our worst day, September 12th was our best. We came together. It was not a Democratic or a Republican resurgence, it was an American resurgence.