September 11th
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4 months ago

Bob Beckwith dies at 91

ABC News’ @DannyNewTV examines the life of the 9/11 firefighter who stood beside President Bush at Ground Zero.
4 months ago
VIDEO:  Bob Beckwith dies at 91
4 months ago

'Hero' 9/11 firefighter known for famous photo with George W. Bush dies

Firefighter Bob Beckwith, remembered for standing with President George W. Bush in an iconic photo at the World Trade Center site in the days after 9/11, has died.
4 months ago
President George W. Bush speaks to rescue workers, firefighters and police officers from the rubble of Ground Zero September 14, 2001 in New York City. Standing with Bush is retired firefighter Bob Beckwith and at right is New York Governor George Pataki.
4 months ago

9/11 firefighter known for famous photo with Bush dies

Bob Beckwith, a retired FDNY firefighter who suited up and ran to help others at Ground Zero, passed away, the Uniformed Firefighters Association said.
4 months ago
VIDEO: 9/11 firefighter known for famous photo with Bush dies
4 months ago

Medical examiner announces Sept. 11 victim’s remains identified

The medical examiner's office announced Thursday it has positively identified a 9/11 victim's remains.
4 months ago
The annual Tribute in Light is illuminated above the skyline of lower Manhattan on the 22nd anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City on Sept. 11, 2023, as seen from Jersey City, N.J.
8 months ago

FDNY 9/11 cancer deaths rise to same number killed in attack

There have been 343 FDNY members who have died from 9/11-related illnesses, matching the number of the department's members who were killed in the attack, officials said.
8 months ago
VIDEO: FDNY 9/11 cancer deaths rise to same number killed in attack
8 months ago

Double rainbow appears in New York City skyline on 22nd anniversary of September 11

The two rainbows appeared just after a storm passed through New York state.
8 months ago
VIDEO:  Double rainbow appears in New York City skyline on 22nd anniversary of September 11
8 months ago

Tribute in Light marks 22 years since 9/11 attacks

The Tribute in Light illuminates the New York City skyline in memory of those lost on Sept. 11, 2001.
8 months ago
VIDEO:  Tribute in Light marks 22 years since 9/11 attacks
8 months ago

Remembering those lost on 9/11

America marked 22 years since the terrorist attacks at the Pentagon, Pennsylvania and at ground zero.
8 months ago
VIDEO:  Remembering those lost on 9/11
8 months ago

DeSantis, visiting with 9/11 families, calls for 'transparency and accountability'

Ron DeSantis attended a 9/11 commemoration ceremony at ground zero in New York City on Monday, appearing with more than a dozen people who lost family on Sep. 11
8 months ago
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis arrives ahead of the ceremony marking the 22nd anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, in New York City, Sept. 11, 2023.
8 months ago

Ramaswamy commemorates 9/11 after criticism for comments on the attacks

Republican presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy commemorated the 22nd anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks after he got criticized for past comments over them.
8 months ago
Republican presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy speaks during a town hall meeting, Sept. 8, 2023, in Carroll, Iowa.
8 months ago

Biden criticized for marking 9/11 anniversary in Alaska

Former VP Mike Pence said Biden should have been in New York or at the Pentagon.
8 months ago
President Joe Biden speaks at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Sept. 11, 2023, in Anchorage, Alaska.
8 months ago

Remembering 9-11, 22 years later

Families, survivors and others gathered at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Pennsylvania to mark the somber anniversary.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Remembering 9-11, 22 years later
8 months ago

President Biden marks 22 years since 9/11 attacks

President Joe Biden lands in Anchorage, Alaska, after the G20 summit to give his remembrance for the 22-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
8 months ago
VIDEO: President Biden marks 22 years since 9/11 attacks
8 months ago

9/11: A nation remembers

The remains of two more victims were identified last week as the nation remembers the attacks 22 years later. ABC News’ Derricke Dennis reports.
8 months ago
VIDEO: 9/11: A nation remembers
8 months ago

Remembering the 9/11 terror attacks 22 years later

The names of the victims were read aloud, and moments of silence were held in New York as people honored the nearly 3,000 killed on Sept. 11, 2001.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Remembering the 9/11 terror attacks 22 years later
8 months ago

Remembering lives lost in 9/11 attacks 22 years later

The country reflects on the nearly 3,000 people who died at the Twin Towers, the Pentagon and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 11, 2001, in the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Remembering lives lost in 9/11 attacks 22 years later
8 months ago

22 years later, 2 sets of remains identified from 9/11

Twenty-two years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has positively identified two more victims.
8 months ago
Roses stand on the National September 11 Memorial ahead of the 22nd anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Sept. 7, 2023, in New York City.
8 months ago

'No words': 9/11 death toll continues to rise 22 years later

The New York City Fire Department has added 43 new names to its World Trade Center Memorial Wall.
8 months ago
The annual Tribute in Light is illuminated above the skyline of lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center as it is set up to mark the 22nd anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City, Sept. 5, 2023.
8 months ago

Marking the 22nd anniversary of 9/11

A moment of silence is observed to recognize the 9/11 terror attacks that took place in 2001.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Marking the 22nd anniversary of 9/11
1 year ago

9/11 survivor who died in drowning incident on July 4 remembered as 'hero'

Luke Laidley, a 9/11 survivor and dad of three, died on July 4 after jumping into Lake Michigan to help kids struggling in the water.
1 year ago
Lauren Laidley poses with her husband, Luke Laidley, who passed away on July 4, 2023.
1 year ago

George Santos, who claimed mom survived 9/11, invites ground zero volunteer to SOTU

George Santos has invited a former ground zero volunteer firefighter Michael Weinstock to President Joe Biden's State of the Union address on Tuesday
1 year ago
Rep. George Santos leaves the Capitol Hill Club as members of the press follow him on Jan. 31, 2023 in Washington, DC.
2 years ago

Dramatic new details released of Bush, Cheney dealing with 9/11 attacks

The National Archives disclosed declassified notes from a 2004 interview.
2 years ago
President Bush stands with firefighter Bob Beckwith on a burnt fire truck during a tour of the devastation as rescue efforts continue in the rubble of the World Trade Center in New York, Sept. 14, 2001.
2 years ago

FDNY paramedic who responded to 9/11 to be laid to rest after slaying

A New York City paramedic who responded to the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, will be laid to rest on Wednesday, six days after she was stabbed to death.
2 years ago
FDNY EMS Lt. Alison Russo-Elling is seen in an undated photo. Russo-Elling was fatally stabbed in an apparently random attack, Sept. 29, 2022, in the Queens borough of New York.
2 years ago

Forensic team still working 21 years later to ID remains of those lost on 9/11

Twenty-one years after the Sept. 11 attacks, forensic scientists are still hard at work identifying remains found at Ground Zero.
2 years ago
The remains of World Trade Center victims are behind a wall inside The National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
2 years ago

Former MLB player dies in car accident on way to 9/11 memorial event

A former MLB pitcher who retired and became a Port Authority police officer died in a car accident on his way to a Sept. 11 memorial ceremony on Sunday in New York City.
2 years ago
Anthony Varvaro of the Boston Red Sox poses for a portrait in Fort Myers, Fla., Feb. 28, 2016
2 years ago

Americans gather to honor the memories of 9/11 victims

Families, friends and others attended somber ceremonies on Sept. 11 to honor those who lost their lives 21 years ago.
2 years ago
VIDEO: Americans gather to honor the memories of 9/11 victims
2 years ago

Biden delivers remarks to honor 9/11 victims at Pentagon

President Joe Biden on Sunday participated in a wreath-laying ceremony and delivered remarks at the 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Pentagon.
2 years ago
President Joe Biden on Sunday participated in a wreath-laying ceremony and delivered remarks at the 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Pentagon.
2 years ago

Anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks in US

The country pauses to remember the thousands killed during the terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
2 years ago
VIDEO: Anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks in US
2 years ago

‘It’s still very raw, even 21 years later': Retired FDNY chief reflects on 9/11

Retired New York City Fire Chief Joseph Pfeifer reflects on the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks ahead of the 21st anniversary.
2 years ago
VIDEO: ‘It’s still very raw, even 21 years later': Retired FDNY chief reflects on 9/11
2 years ago

9.11 victims' families slam event at Trump's golf club

The controversial tournament backed by the Saudis, kicks off at former President Donald Trump's golf club.
2 years ago
VIDEO: 9.11 victims' families slam event at Trump's golf club
2 years ago

Families of 9/11 victims furious over Saudi-backed golf tournament

The LIV Golf tournament will be played in New Jersey, just miles from the World Trade Center.
2 years ago
The LIV Golf tournament will play in New Jersey, just miles from the World Trade Center.
3 years ago

'Godsend': The vets and volunteers who cared for 9/11 rescue dogs

9/11 rescue dogs' best friends were the people who kept dogs safe at Ground Zero .
3 years ago
A handler comforts a rescue dog named Pork Chop near Ground Zero.
3 years ago

Firefighters walk up 110 flights to honor those killed on 9/11

Firefighters at a New Jersey gym walked up 110 flights to honor those who lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks.
3 years ago
Firefighters at a New Jersey gym walked up 110 flights to honor those who lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks.
3 years ago

Woman who wears hijab shares powerful reminder 20 years after 9/11

Melanie Elturk, like many Muslim women who wear a hijab, noticed a stark change in how she was perceived after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Woman who wears hijab shares powerful reminder 20 years after 9-11
3 years ago

What the newly declassified 9/11 FBI files reveal

The Biden administration began to release newly declassified documents on the Sept. 11, 2001, investigation over the weekend.
3 years ago
VIDEO: What the newly declassified 9/11 FBI files reveal
3 years ago

Sept. 11 attacks fuse photographer and survivor in trauma

Shannon Stapleton and Kayla Bergeron have bonded over tragedy.
3 years ago
Kayla Bergeron looks over news clips, that she had stored in a cardboard box labeled 9-11, from the September 11th attacks in the garage of her home in Suwanee, Ga., July 2, 2021.
3 years ago

Full transcript: Former President George W. Bush speaks at 9/11 memorial ceremony

Former President George W. Bush spoke at the Sept. 11 memorial at Shanksville, Pennsylvania, to mark the 20th anniversary of the attacks Saturday.
3 years ago
Former President George W. Bush speaks during a 9/11 commemoration at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., Sept. 11, 2021.
3 years ago

FBI releases long-secret document on 9/11

The document is from the investigation into possible connections between the 9/11 hijackers and the Saudi Arabian government.
3 years ago
VIDEO: FBI releases long-secret document on 9/11
3 years ago

Biden, former President Bush recall the patriotic response as America remembers 9/11

New York City commemorated the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with the familiar 'Tribute in Light' beams. Many buildings across the city were also illuminated in blue.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Biden, former President Bush recall the patriotic response as America remembers 9/11
3 years ago

Muslim Americans confront legacy of 9/11 Islamophobia: 'Unspoken tragedy'

The 9/11 attacks set off a wave of Islamophobia in America that many peaceful and patriotic Muslims say still reverberates years later.
3 years ago
Women take a selfie during a rally against islamophobia and in support of the rights of Muslims, immigrants and refugees in Kalamazoo, Mich., Feb. 5, 2017.
3 years ago

President and first lady attend wreath-laying ceremony at Pentagon

President Joe Biden, first lady Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and second gentleman Douglas Emhoff participated in the ceremony to lay a wreath at the Pentagon.
3 years ago
President Joe Biden, first lady Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and second gentleman Douglas Emhoff participated in the ceremony to lay a wreath at the Pentagon.
3 years ago

Biden visits Shanksville Fire Department

President Joe Biden paid a visit to the Shanksville Volunteer Fire Company in Pennsylvania, which was first to respond to the Flight 93 crash on Sept. 11, 2001.
3 years ago
President Joe Biden paid a visit to the Shanksville Volunteer Fire Company in Pennsylvania, which was first to respond to the Flight 93 crash on Sept. 11, 2001.
3 years ago

6 moments of silence

Bells rang for six moments of silence to mark the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks and to honor the victims.
3 years ago
Bells rang for six moments of silence to mark the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks and to honor the victims.
3 years ago

America remembers 9/11 attacks

Americans marked 20 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in a series of events around the country.
3 years ago
Americans marked 20 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in a series of events around the country.
3 years ago

Guantanamo trial for alleged 9/11 terrorists brings solace to families 20 years later

Victims' families observed the pretrial proceedings this 20th anniversary.
3 years ago
In this Aug. 29, 2021, file photo reviewed by U.S. military officials, a flag flies at half-staff in honor of the U.S. service members and other victims killed in the terrorist attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, as seen from Camp Justice in Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba.
3 years ago

World remembers day that changed America forever

Tributes are being held across the country to honor the lives lost on 9/11 and the first responders who rushed in to help.
3 years ago
VIDEO: World remembers day that changed America forever
3 years ago

Biden prepares to visit 9/11 memorial sites

President Joe Biden released a message to the nation focusing on the unity that followed the attacks
3 years ago
VIDEO: Biden prepares to visit each 9/11 memorial sites
3 years ago

Remembering 40 people killed in Shanksville

Shanksville, Pennsylvania, remembers an act of supreme heroism by passengers saving lives while sacrificing their own by taking United Flight 93 down.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Remembering 40 people killed in Shanksville
3 years ago

9/11 Victims Compensation Fund: Families speak out 20 years later

More than 64,000 claims for assistance have been made by survivors and families to the Victims' Compensation Fund.
3 years ago
VIDEO: 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund: Families speak out 20 years later
3 years ago

How 1 man's heroic walk to the Towers is still making a difference 20 years later

"Tunnel to Tower" founder Frank Siller, continues to inspire with his walk through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel commemorating his firefighter brothers' run to the Towers.
3 years ago
VIDEO: How 1 man's heroic walk to the Towers is still making a difference 20 years later