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9/11 Memorial Plaza In NYC To Open To Public

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS and VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 11.12.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Exactly 10 years ago, ground zero was a smoking, fire-spitting tomb, a ghastly pile of rubble and human remains. On Monday it was a p...

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Sunday 9.11.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.12.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I was in a screening at the Toronto International Film Festival on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, and by the time the movie was over, the World Trade ...

Using the 9/11 Documentary Rebirth to Repair Lives

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.11.2011 | Impact
Marcia G. Yerman

The documentary Rebirth begins with a sound familiar to New Yorkers. It's the audio theme for the "all news all the time" radio station 1010 WINS.

Days in New York City, September 11, 2001-May, 2002, a Photo Essay

Mira Schor | Posted 11.11.2011 | Arts
Mira Schor

2011-09-11-Screenshot20110911at6.46.40PM.jpg I have often wondered how many people in the metropolitan area saw some part of the events of September 11 in New York City with their own eyes.

Matt Sledge

Inside The Frozen Zone On 9/11's Tenth Anniversary

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York

Much of Lower Manhattan on Sunday was a "frozen zone," with barricades thrown up for blocks around the World Trade Center, police officers with binocu...

Today. 9/11/11 at the National Memorial

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

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No Terrorism Link To Van Stolen From WTC Contractor: NYPD

AP | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Police say one of two vans stolen from a World Trade Center contractor has been found. The NYPD has been concerned about the two the...

9/11 and Its Great Transformations

Cliff Schecter | Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

On September 11th, 2001, on what was a perfect morning-right up until the very moment a Boeing 767-223-ER slammed into the North Tower of the World Tr...

Scenes From Wall Street On September 11, 2001

AP | By DAVID K. RANDALL | Posted 11.11.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- It was 8:46 a.m. and Wall Street was almost ready for business when the first plane hit the World Trade Center a decade ago. Dick Grasso, ...

PHOTOS: A Look At 9/11 Memorials Around The World

Posted 11.11.2011 | World

The tenth anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks was marked not just in New York City and Washington, D.C. but also with poignant tributes in c...

The Day Everything Changed

Viviana Hurtado | Posted 11.11.2011 | Latino Voices
Viviana Hurtado

Does suspicion of those different from us in looks, religion, and mother tongue replace our distinctly American acceptance, generosity, and curiosity?

Lifting Hope Out of Horror -- on that day

Claudia Ricci | Posted 11.10.2011 | Books
Claudia Ricci

The simple message of Andrea Patel's book continues to move people. Continues to offer hope. As on that day suggests, despite the bad things that happen in the world, each of us can always do something to make the world a better place.

Ten Years on, Sick Ground Zero Workers Still Without Proper Care

Michelle Chen | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics
Michelle Chen

For thousands of workers, this anniversary of 9/11 is an especially deep measure of loss -- not just the immediate loss of life, but years of lost opportunities to make still-neglected victims whole.

'These Pictures Demanded To Be Taken'

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts
Jesse Kornbluth

A few days after 9/11, Joel Meyerowitz --- famed for landscapes of extreme beauty and serenity --- went to the site of the World Trade Center. He talk...

That Day.. That Day...

Tina Sloan | Posted 01.23.2012 | New York
Tina Sloan

That day is still so raw and so alive in our souls. We in fact will never forget.

Rebecca Carroll

African American Youth Reflect on 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Carroll | Posted 11.09.2011 | Black Voices

Elenni Davis-Knight Then: 10 years old, sixth-grade student at New York City Museum School, 3 miles from the World Trade Center Now: 20 years old,...

Paul Needham

PLUS: He May Have Been Pushed Aside, But Ground Zero's Original Master Planner Left His Mark

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 11.09.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- A few years ago, it seemed as if Daniel Libeskind was down for the count here at ground zero. The commission for the Freedom Tower, now...

Paul Needham

At The World Trade Center Memorial, Staying Above Ground Matters

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 11.09.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- The search for the meaning of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks began as soon as the first plane hit the World Trade Center's north tower and...

Alexander Eichler

Former WTC Restaurant Employees Unite

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander Eichler | Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

On Sept. 8, 2001, Sekou Siby was playing soccer on a field in Queens with several of his co-workers. At that time, Siby was a line cook and chef who s...

Andrea Stone

Expert Says 9/11 Terror Threat May Not Match Size Of Previous Attacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As counterterrorism officials here and in New York search frantically to confirm a "credible" report of an "active plot" to set off expl...

Matt Sledge

9/11 Memorial Plaza: The Kind Of Place You Can Take A Date?

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.09.2011 | New York

The old World Trade Center towers sat on a barren, windswept plaza that cut off the city's street grid. That plaza was not a good setting to spark a r...

Matt Sledge

Charged Symbols In Bush-Kerry Race, Two 9/11 Widows Say No One Can Speak For All Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

In the midst of the 2004 presidential election, two women widowed by al Qaeda found themselves on opposing sides of a rancorous debate over national s...

A Prayerful Request For 9/11

Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry | Posted 11.09.2011 | Religion
Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry

Perhaps, on a day when we remember the evil that killed, we can choose to be more loving and forgiving -- especially in a time when our national leadership is imploding on each other.

Twin Towers Still Standing At Chinese Theme Park

Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.09.2011 | Travel

It's been 10 years, but replica World Trade Center Twin Towers still stand in a miniature version of Manhattan on display at Window of the World, a Ch...

Michael McAuliff

A Pocketful Of Terror: Deciphering My Toxic Dust From 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.09.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A few weeks ago, just before I went on vacation with my family, I went to my basement and retrieved a legal-sized white envelope and an ...