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On the Trivialization of Wall Street

Robert Teitelman | Posted 10.15.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

What's Halloween City but a further stage of the commercialism that the House of Morgan once shaped and channeled, if attempted to keep its white-gloved distance from?

9/11 Families Invited To Watch Hearings

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 12.14.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — The families of people killed in the Sept. 11 attacks have been invited to military installations in four states to watch pretrial he...

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 ...

Time to Renew September 11th Patriotism

Steven Kurlander | Posted 11.13.2012 | Impact
Steven Kurlander

We may be safer from external threats, but there's a dangerous internal weakness fostered by a lack of nationalism 11 years later that threatens our future more than Islamic fundamentalists in Asia and Africa.

Some Memories Will Never Fade Away

Lance Simmens | Posted 09.11.2012 | Politics
Lance Simmens

11 years ago yesterday I was awakened by incessant sirens piercing the New York City morning. Even for New York the sounds seemed oddly out of place ...

Stitched Into the Day: Remembering September 11, 2001

Nicole Brittingham Furlonge | Posted 11.12.2012 | New York
Nicole Brittingham Furlonge

We remember how far we've come to have the ordinary join this date again. And we bear witness largely by living intentional lives, created anew from the rubble.

'TOON: Remembering Sept. 11

Posted 09.11.2012 | Latino Voices

There's no way around it. Every year, as summer winds down and fall starts making itself known, we all feel it in the air, we all see it in our mind's...

Christopher Mathias

Uncertain Future For Sphere, A Symbol Of Resilience On 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.02.2012 | New York

After the 9/11 attacks, Fritz Koenig's "Sphere for Plaza Fountain" became one of the city's most significant memorials to the nearly 3,000 people who ...

September 11 and the Triumph of Hope

Karen Dukess | Posted 11.11.2012 | Fifty
Karen Dukess

Eleven years ago this morning, my husband overslept and missed a train that would have gotten him into the city in time to attend a conference in the Marriott beneath the World Trade Center. Unpredictably, and for so many people with unfathomable cruelty, the minutes made a difference.

A New York Mom's 9/11 Lessons for Her Daughters

Rebecca Levey | Posted 11.11.2012 | Parents
Rebecca Levey

Everyone in my childbirth preparation class had a 9/11 story. My pregnancy was in the shadow of that "recovery."

7 Stories Of Miraculous Escape From 9-11 Survivors

Sarah Medina | Posted 09.11.2012 | Good News

The words 9/11 and Good News don't really go together. But as the country commemorates the eleventh anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks,...

20 Artworks Inspired By 9/11

Posted 09.11.2012 | Arts

Since the tragic events of September 11th, 2001, artists from the United States and abroad have attempted to capture the variety of responses they hav...

WATCH: 9/11 Anniversary In New York

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and MEGHAN BARR | Posted 11.10.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — There were still the tearful messages to loved ones, clutches of photos and flowers, and moments of silence. But 11 years after Sept....

That Other Day

Bob Brody | Posted 11.10.2012 | New York
Bob Brody

It's a perfect day, the sort of day that makes you believe with all your heart that nothing bad could ever happen to any of us, that nothing could ever go wrong, least of all here. Later will be different. Later everything will change.

Remembering 9/11

Tom Falco | Posted 11.10.2012 | New York
Tom Falco

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The Global Search for Education: We Will Remember

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.10.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

We will remember the 2,977 people from more than 90 nations who were killed as a result of the horrific terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. More than 400 of them were people who responded first to the attacks.

The National 9/11 Museum: A Generation Needs It Now

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Steve Rosenbaum

The National 9/11 Memorial Museum deserves to be back on track with a firm opening date. It's importance overshadows a petty political squabble, and standing in its way puts the Nation's needs behind political objectives.

11 Years Later, The World Trade Center Has Come A Long Way

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.10.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Eleven years after terrorists attacked the World Trade Center, the new multibillion-dollar World Trade Center once again dominates th...

Health Problems, Funding Fights Cloud 9/11 Anniversary

Reuters | Posted 11.09.2012 | New York

* Politicians excluded from speaking at anniversary * At least 1,000 emergency workers have died from respiratory ailments ...

Lighting of Sept. 11 Memorial May Coincide With Natural Event

Posted 09.09.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 09/08/2012 08:37 AM EDT on LiveScience On Sunday night, tourists on the observation deck of ...

9/11 Anniversary Reactions -- Still Normal after All These Years

Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D. | Posted 11.07.2012 | New York
Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D.

Almost everyone has a story about 9/11. Where they were when they found out about the terrorist attacks; if they knew anyone who fled or was killed that day and how it impacted their lives. It's important to discuss.

The 9/11 Memorial Tribute Walking Tour

Wicked Good Travel Tips | Posted 10.19.2012 | Travel
Wicked Good Travel Tips

Whenever I allow myself to remember the events of 9/11, I realize that even though we are approaching the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, there are still unresolved emotions swirling in my soul. That is why on a trip to NYC last week, despite record heat in lower Manhattan, I knew a visit to the 9/11 Memorial would be a must.

BREAKING: Fire At One World Trade Center

Posted 08.08.2012 | New York

UPDATE: An official from the Port Authority now tells The Huffington Post that there was zero evidence of a blaze on the 88th floor and that the repor...

IMAGES: The New One World Trade Center Design

AP | Posted 09.04.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New renderings of 1 World Trade Center show recent design changes to the base and spire of the building, formerly known as the Freedom Tow...

PHOTOS: Beam Signed By Obama Raised At One World Trade Center

AP | Posted 10.02.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A steel beam signed by President Barack Obama was lifted into place Thursday at the top of the 104-story One World Trade Center. A c...