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Mattress company is really sorry about this horrible 9/11 ad
HOUSTON — The owner of mattress company in Texas has apologized for a “tasteless” advertisement promoting a 9/11 anniversary sale featuring a woman screaming as two towers of mattresses fall to the ground. Miracle Mattress owner Mike Bonanno apologized Thursday, saying the online ad was produced without his knowledge by employees in San Antonio. The...
695 points by New York Post | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center World Trade Center site Empire State Building
Man snaps incredible One World Trade Center photo
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks         
15844 points by Arizona Republic | September 11 attacks World Trade Center Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center Al-Qaeda World Trade Center site New York City National September 11 Memorial & Museum
Mattress store yanks reviled ad spoofing 9/11
Miracle Mattress says its "intentions were not to hurt anyone at all."       
3400 points by USA Today | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center World Trade Center site Empire State Building
Man snaps incredible photo of sun beaming off Trade Center
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks         
15844 points by Arizona Republic | September 11 attacks World Trade Center Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center Al-Qaeda World Trade Center site New York City National September 11 Memorial & Museum
Man captures photo of light beaming off One World Trade Center
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of...       
15844 points by USA Today | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center Manhattan New York City World Trade Center site Al-Qaeda
9/11 images seared into photographers' memories
Shortly after September 11, 2001, photographer Steve McCurry stored his processed film of the destruction in a filing cabinet at his Manhattan studio. He did not look at the images closely again for 10 years.
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Missing 9/11 flag returns to New York City after 15 years
An American flag raised at ground zero on Sept. 11 in a defining moment of patriotic resolve took its place at the site Thursday after disappearing for over a decade.
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Near ground zero, a memorial for 9/11 ... with Guinness on tap
After the first plane hit the north tower of the World Trade Center, O’Hara’s Restaurant and Pub filled up quickly with the commodity traders who flooded in from the doomed building, taking refuge in the neighborhood tavern. They had no idea what was to come. “Nobody was really sure what was going...
596 points by Los Angeles Times | World Trade Center New York City Lower Manhattan Empire State Building Port Authority of New York and New Jersey American Airlines Flight 11 Certified first responder September 11 attacks
Weekend TV: 9/11 special, 'Masters of Sex'
What's worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time         
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Arts Center at Ground Zero Has a New Design, and Barbra Streisand in Charge
Ms. Streisand has been elected chairwoman of the center’s board, as officials unveiled plans for the building.
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Todd Bowles: Playing on 9/11 anniversary ‘means a lot’ to Jets
The Jets will take the field Sunday to open the season against the Bengals on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. There will be a pregame ceremony to honor and remember the victims that will include an American flag that covers the entire field during the national anthem. Jets coach Todd Bowles said the...
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Children of 9/11 draw inspiration from tragedy
They were kids, or not even born yet, when America’s heart broke for them.More than 3,000 children and young adults lost a parent in the deadliest terror attack on American soil, instantly becoming known as the children of 9/11.As the 15th anniversary of the attacks approaches, these children are n...
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Ground Zero flag back in NYC after 15 years
On September 11, 2001, amid the burning ashes of the World Trade Center, three New York City firefighters hoisted a small American flag removed from a nearby yacht. It was 5 p.m. on a day that would radically change the course of history.
4401 points by CNN | New York City World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site Empire State Building Manhattan 7 World Trade Center
Time to let people decide if 9/11 sculpture is art or exploitation
Fifteen years after 9/11, is the world ready to embrace “Tumbling Woman,” a sculpture once deemed too violent, too raw, too emotionally disturbing, for public display? Now is the time to find out. The artwork, as its name suggests, is a rendering of a larger-than-life naked woman falling, upside down, from the flaming World Trade...
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Denver to commemorate 9/11 with ceremonies, World Trade Center wreckage and free concert downtown
Thousands are expected in Denver's Civic Center park Sunday afternoon to reflect on the terrorists attacks on 9/11 with somber observance and a free tribute concert by John Fogerty and Colorado's Big Head Todd and the Monsters.
1288 points by The Denver Post | September 11 attacks Denver World Trade Center Al-Qaeda Lower Manhattan 7 World Trade Center United Airlines Flight 175 World Trade Center site
My 9/11 Memorial job was more emotional than I could imagine
It was exactly a year ago when I found myself sitting at a table at the 9/11 Memorial Museum cafe. I had responded to an ad on the memorial Web site that intrigued me. The position was for a part-time visitor-services host and, at 27, I was eager to find meaningful work. The interviewer nodded...
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9/11 remembered

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9/11 commemoration at New Jersey high school features the flags of victims
To commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11, students at Cedar Grove High School in Cedar Grove, New Jersey, will install, for the second consecutive year, 2,977 flags on the school's front lawn — one for each person who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center. The flags will ...
381 points by The Washington Times | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan High school 7 World Trade Center Al-Qaeda Victim Empire State Building
Jets' Catapano, a New Yorker, vividly recalls 9/11 attacks
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - Mike Catapano was sitting in his sixth-grade music class when panic suddenly filled the room. His instructor was distraught, having just heard that each of the towers at the World Trade Center, where one of his loved ones worked, had been hit by a plane. ...
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Long-lost iconic flag raised on 9/11 reemerges
The American flag raised by three firefighters above the World Trade Center rubble on 9/11 was brought back to its old home Thursday.
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FDNY’s new hires to see increased disability benefits
Nearly 15 years after the FDNY lost 343 members on 9/11, Gov. Cuomo signed a law Thursday increasing disability benefits for new hires.
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Vanished flag from famous 9/11 photo returns to ground zero
NEW YORK — An American flag raised at ground zero on Sept. 11 in a defining moment of patriotic resolve took its place at the site Thursday after disappearing for over a decade.The 3-foot-by-5-foot flag took a symbolic and curious journey from a yacht moored in lower Manhattan to the smoking wreckage of the World Trade Center, then to a firehouse about 2,400 miles away in Everett, Washington — and now to a glass case at the National Sept. 11 Museum. A TV show, a mysterious man and two years of detective work helped re-establish its whereabouts.
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Controversial 9/11 Coke display in Walmart removed

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St. Patrick’s to host ceremony for firefighter 9/11 victims
Scores of FDNY families who lost relatives to the 9/11 attack will flock to St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Midtown this Saturday.
388 points by Daily News | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan American Airlines Flight 11 7 World Trade Center Al-Qaeda New York City Fire Department National September 11 Memorial & Museum
9/11 pictures: Looking back at the day that changed the world
Time does not heal all wounds. But it does allow us to consider how we've changed.       
162 points by USA Today | September 11 attacks World Trade Center George W. Bush Lower Manhattan Al-Qaeda World Trade Center site World War II American Airlines Flight 11
9/11 anniversary: Why so many visit the World Trade Center site
A record 14.2 million visitors came to lower Manhattan in 2015.       
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Flag from iconic photo returned to 9/11 Museum
Flag had been missing for 15 years until it showed up in Washington state.       
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Unforgettable images from September 2001

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WGA East, New York City Agencies Launch Diversity Initiative for TV Writers
The Writers Guild of America East has teamed with New York City’s Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the Department of Small Business Services for the Made in NY Writers Room, a fellowship program that aims to bolster the diversity of the writers in the city’s television writing staffs. The six-month fellowship, which will accept... Read more »
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Perelman enlists Streisand as chair of new WTC arts complex
Billionaire Ron Perelman is adding star power to the board of the performing arts center at the World Trade Center. Barbra Streisand is the new chair of the planned Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center. Perelman previously co-founded the Women’s Heart Alliance with Streisand. The singer was to be a surprise guest along with Perelman...
46 points by New York Post | World Trade Center Ronald Perelman Performing arts September 11 attacks 7 World Trade Center Lower Manhattan Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute Performance
Now adults, children of 9/11 draw inspiration from tragedy
NEW YORK (AP) — They were kids, or not even born yet, when America's heart broke for them.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | September 11 attacks World Trade Center Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site Al-Qaeda 7 World Trade Center National September 11 Memorial & Museum
Flag firefighters raised at ground zero returns to site
NEW YORK (AP) - An American flag that firefighters hoisted at ground zero in the hours after the 9/11 terror attacks returns to the World Trade Center site after disappearing for more than a decade. The 3-foot-by 5-foot flag goes on display Thursday at the Sept. 11 museum in New ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site 7 World Trade Center Al-Qaeda Washington D.C. National September 11 Memorial & Museum
TV tonight: 'Zoo,' 9/11 Pentagon special
What's worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time         
3 points by Arizona Republic | September 11 attacks World Trade Center Al-Qaeda The Pentagon United States Department of Defense Federal Bureau of Investigation Lower Manhattan Attack
Remembering 9/11: Memorials across Ohio pay tribute to those who lost their lives 15 years ago
In Ohio, and in states across the country, hundreds of memorials have sprung up to honor the victims and commemorate the past. They exist in fire departments, city parks, military museums – large and small, simple and elaborate, all heartfelt.
16 points by The Plain Dealer | World Trade Center September 11 attacks New York City Lower Manhattan Port Authority of New York and New Jersey United 93 Al-Qaeda Manhattan
Portsmouth to hold memorial service marking 9/11 anniversary
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - The city of Portsmouth is planning to hold a memorial service outside police headquarters and city hall to mark the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks on America. The Portsmouth Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cnkZJK ) the service honoring the memory of the fallen heroes and ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | World Trade Center New York City Lower Manhattan American Airlines Flight 11 September 11 attacks United Airlines Flight 175 Empire State Building Boeing 767
FDNY adds 17 first responders who died from 9/11-related illness
The fallen included nine firefighters, two battalion chiefs, two captains, two lieutenants, an FDNY auto machinist and one EMS lieutenant.
2190 points by Daily News | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site Al-Qaeda The Pentagon
Lower Manhattan has bounced back from 9/11 attacks
More people want to live and work in lower Manhattan than at any time since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
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A nation changed, 15 years later: Lower Manhattan reborn years after 9/11
Fifteen years after the Sept. 11th attacks, Lower Manhattan has been reborn.The revitalization of the city’s downtown, powered by $30 billion in government and private investment, includes not just the reconstruction of the World Trade Center site, but also two new malls filled with upscale retailer...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | World Trade Center New York City Lower Manhattan Manhattan Port Authority Trans-Hudson September 11 attacks Wall Street Jersey City New Jersey
1 World Trade Center Gains Popularity in the Pantheon of New York Kitsch
On postcards and other merchandise, the Manhattan skyscraper is approaching the ubiquity the twin towers used to have in popular depictions of the city.
375 points by The New York Times | World Trade Center New York City Manhattan Empire State Building Chrysler Building Lower Manhattan Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Jersey City New Jersey
9/11 Memorial with misspelled names finally fixed
NEW CITY, N.Y. - Clarkstown's memorial to local residents who perished in the Sept. 11 attacks at the World Trade Center has stood in front ...       
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Elmhurst mom recalls birth of first-born on 9/11
Jill Turkoglu knows all about what happened on Sept. 11, 2001. The Elmhurst mother of three is well-aware it is a day that will remain etched in U.S. history for the terrorist attacks that resulted in more than 3,000 deaths and brought down the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York....
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan Empire State Building 7 World Trade Center Childbirth 2005 singles 2001
9/11 museum to open first art exhibit for 15th anniversary of attacks
To recognize the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the National September 11 Memorial & Museum is unveiling its first-ever art...       
56 points by USA Today | September 11 attacks World Trade Center September 11 Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site Al-Qaeda The Pentagon Art
Lawsuits blaming Saudi Arabia for 9/11 get new life
NEW YORK (AP) — For years, family members of those killed on Sept. 11 and insurance companies tried unsuccessfully through the courts to hold Saudi Arabia or businesses and organizations there responsible for the terrorist attacks. Now that Congress has…
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan United Arab Emirates New York City 2001 7 World Trade Center Empire State Building
World Trade Center bomb plotter dies
Omar Abdel-Rahman, an Egyptian-born cleric serving a life sentence for plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Center and other terror attacks in New York, has died, a prison spokesman said Saturday.
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Police investigate Manhattan baby found dead in his crib
Cops are investigating the death of a toddler found lifeless in a crib in his Greenwich Village apartment Thursday morning.
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Woman falls to her death at World Trade Center’s Oculus
A woman died at the World Trade Center’s soaring Oculus transit center on Saturday when she fell from an escalator. The 29-year-old New Jersey resident was riding the escalator with her twin sister at about 5:30 a.m. when her sister dropped her hat, said law enforcement sources. The woman fell 30 feet to her death,...
4224 points by New York Post | New York City Lower Manhattan Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Port Authority Trans-Hudson World Trade Center Jersey City New Jersey Wall Street Manhattan
Woman dies falling off escalator inside World Trade Center Oculus
A woman died when she fell off an escalator inside the famed World Trade Center Oculus early Saturday.
10369 points by Daily News | New York City Port Authority Trans-Hudson World Trade Center Jersey City New Jersey Manhattan Lower Manhattan Port Authority of New York and New Jersey New Jersey
The Latest: Court says ruling unlikely Tuesday on travel ban
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the travel ban imposed by President Donald Trump (all times local):
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Bowling Green had no massacre, but there was a ‘beheading’
There was no Bowling Green “massacre” — but there was a beheading. In 1770, a statue of King George III was erected in lower Manhattan’s Bowling Green park to commemorate “the eminent and singular blessing derived from him,” according to the Journal of the American Revolution. Six years later, New Yorkers believed the English monarch...
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Mystery of flag in iconic 9/11 photo solved
It was a symbol of first-responders’ heroic actions and a nation’s unconquerable spirit after the 9/11 terrorist attacks: the image of three firefighters hoisting an American flag above the rubble of Ground Zero, captured by The (Bergen County, N.J.         
4812 points by Arizona Republic | September 11 attacks World Trade Center Lower Manhattan Property World Trade Center site Flag of the United States