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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...

Why Hollywood Studios Fear Political Content

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.26.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This is the least of Hollywood's worries, for my money. The major studios have a bigger problem -- such as the fact that they so seldom make movies with serious themes or content. And they never address actual political issues if they can avoid it.

Big News For One World Trade Center

AP | Posted 07.18.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The U.S. government has agreed to lease six floors of 1 World Trade Center, which ensures that at least half the tower will have paying te...

Public Face Of 'Ground Zero Mosque' Says Life Was Threatened

AP | Posted 07.11.2012 | Religion

NEW YORK (AP) – One of the leaders of the effort to build an Islamic community center near the World Trade Center says someone threatened to kill hi...

Freedom Isn't Free

Richard Trumka | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics
Richard Trumka

Let's call this right-wing "freedom" catch phrase what it really is: a grossly political strategy to dupe the public, which holds the word "freedom" as something sacred.

Four World Trade Center To Be Completed

Posted 06.26.2012 | New York

The final steel beam will be placed atop 4 World Trade Center Monday (weather and lightning-permitting), making it the second of the site's buildings ...

POLL: What Do You Call This Tower?

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 08.15.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — When President Barack Obama came to New York City this week, his first stop was at that tall building under construction at the corne...

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...

Obama To Visit 1 WTC For Flag Day

Posted 06.01.2012 | New York

President Obama has announced plans to visit construction at One World Trade Center on June 14th for Flag Day. In April, One World Trade Center sur...

WTC Sphere That Survived 9/11 To Get New Home

AP | Posted 05.12.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- A spherical sculpture that endured the Sept. 11 attacks at the World Trade Center is close to getting a temporary new home that will keep ...

A Building

Tom Butta | Posted 07.09.2012 | New York
Tom Butta

You have a choice. Remain as you are. And stay how you've been. Or courageously commit to aggressively building a bigger, better and bolder future for yourself and your organization.

Everyone Loses In a 9/11 Show Trial

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics
Daphne Eviatar

When even the former chief prosecutor opposes a trial in the military commissions he headed, there's something seriously wrong. Since their creation...

One World Trade Center Becomes NYC's Tallest Skyscraper

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 06.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — One World Trade Center, the monolith being built to replace the twin towers destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, claimed the title of N...

With An Asterisk, WTC Will Be Tallest Building In US

AP/The Huffington Post | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 06.29.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — One World Trade Center, the giant monolith being built to replace the twin towers destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, can now claim the ti...

WATCH: 1 WTC Construction From Early Days To Now

Posted 04.26.2012 | New York

As 1 World Trade Center inches closer to replacing the Empire State as the tallest building in New York, a newly released time-lapse video documents t...

LOOK: 1 WTC To Surpass Empire State As Tallest Building In NYC Very Soon

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK, April 24 (Reuters) - One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, could surpass the Empire State Building a...