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Torch Cam Gives Masses New View of Lady Liberty

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR and RANDY HERSCHAFT | Posted 12.24.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK — Give me your tired, your poor – your Internet-connected masses yearning to see. Lady Liberty is getting high-tech gifts for he...

Al Qaeda Owes $9.3 Billion For 9/11 Damage, Judge Recommends

AP | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A magistrate judge in New York has recommended al-Qaida be assessed $9.3 billion for the damage done to properties and businesses in the S...

WATCH: Awesome New York Time-Lapse Video

Posted 12.12.2011 | New York

Videographer Will Boisture pays tribute to New York City, his home of seven years, with a beautiful time-lapse video that took two and a half years to...

SLIDESHOW: Heroic Pups Earn Awards At 'Top Dog' Ceremony

Danielle Cadet | Posted 12.03.2011 | Impact

The American Humane Association held its annual Hero Dog Awards on Saturday in Beverly Hills to honor canine's finest. The awards, sponsored by Cesar ...

George W. Bush Presidential Center Will Be 'A Place Of Action'

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics

DALLAS — Former President George W. Bush said Monday that his presidential center will be a venue for learning and action, and that it already e...

7 World Trade Center Is Now Fully Leased

AP | Posted 11.20.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Developer Larry Silverstein (SIL'-vur-steen) says his 52-story skyscraper just north of the World Trade Center site is fully leased. ...

Was It Illegal For The Port Authority To Raise Bridge And Tunnel Tolls?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.19.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Cash tolls increased Sunday on bridges and tunnels owned by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Cash tolls on the Geor...

OOPS: Google's New Travel Feature Lists World Trade Center As Destination

Sydney Morning Herald | Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

Google's new flight-search tool has hit turbulence on its first day with an embarrassing blooper that has New York's World Trade Centre listed in the ...

Ground Zero: A Ten Year Photographic Retrospective

Derek Henry Flood | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Derek Henry Flood

2011-09-13-dhfff.pngYear after year, I have returned to the site of the 9/11 attack to document the bouts of collective grief and fits of progress. This is my record of a decade of 9/11.

The Untold Story of Ground Zero Evacuations by Boat

Jessica DuLong | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Jessica DuLong

In the aftermath of an inconceivable assault, New York's ferryboat captains, tug crews, dinner-boat and sailing-yacht operators and other mariners stepped in, spontaneously, to provide invaluable, irreplaceable assistance.

How Obama Became the Curator of the Bush Legacy

Mike Davis | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics
Mike Davis

Obama has become the chief curator of the Bush legacy: a born-again convert to special ops, killer drones, immense intelligence budgets, Orwellian surveillance technology, secret jails, and the superhero cult of former general, now CIA Director David Petraeus.

In Remembrance of a Perfect Stranger

Anne Mai Bertelsen | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Anne Mai Bertelsen

We have been drenched with rain for days. But, ten years ago, in the midst of hurricane season, it was an extraordinarily clear and sunny day.

Name Of Man Killed In 9/11 Attacks Misspelled On WTC Memorial

AP | Posted 11.12.2011 | New York

By Associated Press NEW YORK -- The name of a man killed in the Sept. 11 attacks is misspelled on the memorial at the World Trade Center site. H...

Can 9/11 Prompt A More Peaceful World?

Eliot Daley | Posted 11.12.2011 | Religion
Eliot Daley

Being respectful of other opinions as we pursue our legitimate interests around the world today will increase the peacefulness of the human community our children inherit tomorrow.

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?