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Heroes and Parents

Tessa Blake | Posted 11.08.2011 | Parents
Tessa Blake

In the last six years I have mostly stopped volunteering for danger in large and small ways. Even when I'm tempted, I remind myself that, above all, my daughter deserves a mother.

The Safest Building in the World

Adele Scheele | Posted 11.09.2011 | New York
Adele Scheele

We make plans, elaborate plans with backups, and rely on the data to feel secure. Although we can't take it in, we know that there is no such thing as security in life.

A Classroom Window To September 11th Attacks: High School Students Look Back

Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

The butterfly effect purports that the flutter of a butterfly's wings could ripple like a chain reaction that eventually creates outsized, widespread ...

Is It OK To Have A Dinner Party On 9/11?

Daniel Klein | Posted 11.09.2011 | Food
Daniel Klein

It seems strange to have a dinner on that day, to come back to this great city, to share the food and stories of our trip across America on a day that carries so much weight.

The Remains Of 9/11 That Were Never Found

Carla Candia | Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

Whenever she wants to feel close to her son Paul, who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, Sophie Ortiz pulls out her journal and writes to him, usually the ...

Saki Knafo

Filming The Unfilmable: Hollywood's Attempts To Chronicle 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 11.09.2011 | Entertainment

In late 2002, CIA officers at Guantanamo Bay reportedly rented the 1998 Roland Emmerich flick "Godzilla." The film had largely failed to engage the in...

Lynne Peeples

For 9/11 Cancer Sufferers, The Struggle For Help Continues

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 11.09.2011 | Green

Mike Burke was enjoying a round of golf with fellow firefighters when two hijacked planes struck the twin towers ten years ago. "We immediately le...

My Memorial. Your Memorial. A Journey.

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.08.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Rather than a book or a film, I made the somewhat controversial decision to create an App for the iPad to commemorate 9/11.

Latino Ground Zero Cleaners Struggle With Health Issues

Posted 11.08.2011 | Latino Voices

Day after day, Colombian immigrant Nayibe Padredin trekked through layers of dust in lower Manhattan after 9-11 to get to her job cleaning cleaning ...

WATCH: Time-Lapse Of Rebuilding At Ground Zero

Huffington Post | Paul Brady | Posted 11.08.2011 | Travel

As the 10th anniversary of September 11 approaches, it's easy to think of Ground Zero as a place frozen in time. But work on One World Trade Center ...

WATCH: The Best Video Of The New World Trade Center Site

Posted 11.08.2011 | New York

In an effort to attract new tenants to the new World Trade Center site, developer Larry Silverstein, Mayor Bloomberg, and architects Daniel Liebeskind...

Who Should Tell the Story of 9/11?

Kate Kelly | Posted 11.08.2011 | Arts
Kate Kelly

After creating a video recording booth that could be moved to various locations, documentary filmmaker Ruth Sergel started collecting the stories of New Yorkers.

WATCH Friday: Discovery Education Marks 9/11 With Spielberg Film, Panel Discussion

Posted 11.08.2011 | Education

To commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11, Discovery Education is hosting a panel discussion and screening of Discovery Channel's documentary series...

What Was It Like at Walt Disney World on 9/11

Jim Hill | Posted 11.07.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

In several of the books that have since been written about 9/11, it's noted that the Walt Disney Company quickly closed its stateside theme parks that day. Reportedly out of concern that the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts might also be on the terrorists' target list.

The Sukkah And The World Trade Center

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 11.07.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

In 2001, Sept. 11 came three weeks before Sukkot, the Jewish harvest festival whose major symbol is a thatched hut, a sukkah, utterly open to the wind and rain.

NYPD Increases 9/11 Security For Anniversary

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 11.07.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Despite no specific terrorism threats against the city, the New York Police Department will deploy thousands of extra police officers...

PHOTOS: The World Trade Centers That Never Were

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 11.06.2011 | New York

One World Trade Center, the skyscraper centerpiece of the new World Trade Center, is rising rapidly. After many false starts, it can now be seen from ...

Reading the Pictures: As 9/11 and the New World Trade Center Overrun Labor Day

Michael Shaw | Posted 11.07.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2011-09-07-Screenshot20110907at8.18.37AM.pngWhy isn't anyone asking what made the edifice of the WTC such a target in the first place?

Leon Panetta: Threat Of Another 9/11 'Very Real'

AP | Posted 11.06.2011 | Politics

By ROBERT BURNS, Associated Press NEW YORK -- After a decade of war with al-Qaida the potential for another devastating terrorist assault "remains ...

PHOTO: This Is The Official September 11th Memorial Flag

Inae Oh | Posted 11.06.2011 | New York

Governor Andrew Cuomo and the National September 11th Memorial and Museum unveiled the official New York State September 11th Memorial Flag on Tuesday...

For the Children

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.06.2011 | Impact
C. M. Rubin

On September 11, 2001, 23-year-old Brooke Jackman lost her life. Her family created the Brooke Jackman foundation to honor Brooke and her commitment to children's literacy.

9/11 From 200 miles Out at Sea

David Helvarg | Posted 11.04.2011 | Politics
David Helvarg

For the rest of my days I'll be stuck with those contrasting images of what we're capable of, from exploring and discovering new life in the most remote parts of our ocean, to using modern technology to carry out mass murder in the heart of a great city.

9/11 Victim's Legacy Provides Home For Poor Filipinos

AP | By JIM GOMEZ | Posted 11.02.2011 | World

MANILA, Philippines -- A street sign in Manila shows an American businesswoman and Sept. 11 victim smiling down on a community whose transformation wo...

Lynne Peeples

Firefighter Cancer Tied To Ground Zero Exposure

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 11.01.2011 | New York

Firefighters who responded to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, selflessly exposing themselves to the toxic dust that clouded Ground Zero, were 19 percent m...

PHOTOS: Inside One World Trade Center

Patch | Zach Haberman Email the Author | Posted 11.01.2011 | New York

The 9/11 Memorial Plaza is just days from being unveiled, but there is still plenty of work to be done in the skies above. Take a virtual tour inside...