September 11th
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4 months ago

Advocates call on 'secretaries, janitors, students' to sign-up for 9/11 compensation

Advocates for families of victims of 9/11-related deaths and illnesses are alerting people about a pending deadline to apply for government aid.
4 months ago
Advocates call on 'secretaries, janitors, students' to sign-up for 9/11 compensation
6 months ago

Trump admin offered $700M to 9/11 victims to save Sudan deal

The Trump administration offered $700M to 9/11 victims to save a Sudan deal.
6 months ago
Trump admin offered $700M to 9/11 victims to save Sudan deal
9 months ago

9/11 first responder advocate: ‘I’m tired of seeing my friends suffer’

John Feal, a former demolition supervisor at Ground Zero, discusses his work to raise awareness and financial support for first responders 19 years after 9/11.
9 months ago
9/11 first responder advocate: ‘I’m tired of seeing my friends suffer’
9 months ago

By the Numbers: The lasting legacy of 9/11

A look at how 9/11 changed America.
9 months ago
By the Numbers: The lasting legacy of 9/11
9 months ago

Soldier inspired to enlist on 9/11 awarded Medal of Honor

Sgt. Maj. Thomas P. Payne helped save more than 70 hostages in Iraq.
9 months ago
Soldier inspired to enlist on 9/11 awarded Medal of Honor
9 months ago

Remembering victims of Sept. 11

Nineteen years ago, nearly 3,000 American lives were lost when hijacked planes flew into the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon and a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
9 months ago
Remembering victims of Sept. 11
9 months ago

Daughter of 9/11 victim honors her late father

Stacy Paolozii shares memories of her father on the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
9 months ago
Daughter of 9/11 victim honors her late father
9 months ago

World Trade Center mural spotlights women of color

Cristina Martinez painted a mural on the 79th Floor of the WTC called "The Roots," which represents female empowerment and diversity.
9 months ago
World Trade Center mural spotlights women of color
9 months ago

Ground Zero hero helping 9/11 first responders

John Feal remembers that day and talks about how his FealGood Foundation has raised money to support first responders.
9 months ago
Ground Zero hero helping 9/11 first responders
9 months ago

NATO HQ flies flags at half-staff in remembrance of 9/11

The NATO headquarters in Brussels lowered the flags to mark the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
9 months ago
NATO HQ flies flags at half-staff in remembrance of 9/11
9 months ago

Dozens of Saudi officials may be witnesses in 9/11 lawsuit

Two dozen Saudi Arabian officials have been called to witness in a lawsuit brought against the kingdom by family members who lost love ones during the 9/11 attacks.
9 months ago
Dozens of Saudi officials may be witnesses in 9/11 lawsuit
9 months ago

9/11 memorials continue with COVID-19 prevention measures

The annual reading of names was pre-recorded, while smaller ceremonies were held with safety measures.
9 months ago
9/11 memorials continue with COVID-19 prevention measures
9 months ago

Ceremonies marking 9/11 look much different due to pandemic

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, 9/11 ceremonies this year are being scaled back.
9 months ago
Ceremonies marking 9/11 look much different due to pandemic
9 months ago

People gather in NYC for annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony despite the pandemic

The pandemic has added a new meaning to the annual memorial ceremony in New York.
9 months ago
People gather in NYC for annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony despite the pandemic
9 months ago

New York City marks the 19th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks

A moment of silence is held at 8:46 a.m. to remember those who died on Sept. 11, 2001
9 months ago
New York City marks the 19th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks
9 months ago

'America is under attack': Reliving the Secret Service response on 9/11: OPINION

A retired agent remembers the day when "heroism was on full display."
9 months ago
'America is under attack': Reliving the Secret Service response on 9/11: OPINION
10 months ago

Sept. 11 Museum to re-open on 9/11 anniversary

Nearly six months after the coronavirus forced its closure, the 9/11 Memorial Museum will be reopening on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks next month
10 months ago
10 months ago

9/11 Tribute in Light canceled due to COVID-19

Tribute in Light is a public art installation in which twin beams of light are broadcasted into the sky.
10 months ago
9/11 Tribute in Light canceled due to COVID-19
10 months ago

9/11 Tribute in Light canceled due to COVID-19

9/11 Tribute in Light canceled due to COVID-19
10 months ago
9/11 Tribute in Light canceled due to COVID-19
1 year ago

Work resumes on church destroyed on 9/11

After a three year halt due to financial problems, work has resumed on a Greek Orthodox church being built to replace one destroyed in the attack on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001
1 year ago
1 year ago

New York City plans 9/11 ceremony

Due to the coronavirus, this year’s commemoration of the deadly terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001 will be a prerecorded reading of victims’ names by relatives.
1 year ago
New York City plans 9/11 ceremony
1 year ago

NYPD officer battling 9/11-related cancer promoted

Officer Ross Dichter, who is still performing his crime analysis duties from home while undergoing chemotherapy and radiation, was promoted to the rank of detective.
1 year ago
NYPD officer battling 9/11-related cancer promoted
1 year ago

Psychologist who devised 'enhanced interrogation' technique for CIA testifies at 9/11 trial hearing

James Mitchell, a psychologist who pioneered the CIA's 'enhanced interrogation techniques', defended his record at a hearing for the 9/11 conspirators at Guantanamo.
1 year ago
CIA 'enhanced interrogation' psychologist testifies at 9/11 trial hearing
2 years ago

13 children of firefighters who died in 9/11 graduate from FDNY training academy

Of the probationary firefighters who graduated from the FDNY training academy 13 are children of firefighters who died at the World trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.
2 years ago
13 children of firefighters who died in 9/11 graduate from FDNY training academy
2 years ago

13 children of fallen 9/11 firefighters graduate from FDNY academy

A total of 301 probationary firefighters were a part of FDNY’s class of 2019.
2 years ago
13 children of fallen 9/11 firefighters graduate from FDNY academy
2 years ago

Correction: Sikh Killed-Anniversary story

His brother was gunned down in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Couple welcomes 9-pound, 11-ounce baby on 9/11 at 9:11

A baby born in Germantown, Tennessee, was born on Sept. 11 at 9:11 and weighed 9 lb.11 oz.
2 years ago
Couple welcomes 9-pound, 11-ounce baby on 9/11 at 9:11
2 years ago

9/11 Tribute in light

ABC News’ Will Ganss explains what it takes to create the twin beams of light that honor the 3,000 lives lost.
2 years ago
9/11 Tribute in light
2 years ago

New Zealand firefighters honor 9/11 first responders

The firefighters performed the traditional Haka dance under Auckland’s 1,000-foot Sky Tower to honor those who died during the attacks 18 years ago.
2 years ago
New Zealand firefighters honor 9/11 first responders
2 years ago

Honoring the victims and the families forever changed on 9/11

Nearly 18 years after the planes hit, firefighter Michael Haub’s remains were identified; his family held a wake for him in 2002.
2 years ago
Honoring the victims and the families forever changed on 9/11
2 years ago

9/11 survivor details her experiences after terrorist attack

Mental health advocate and author Helaina Hovitz Regal reflects on living through the attack near her home and school at age 12.
2 years ago
9/11 survivor details her experiences after terrorist attack
2 years ago

As 9/11 health problems mount, an uncertain future for students in lower Manhattan

People who were students in Manhattan on 9/11 are experiencing health effects of the toxic dust and debris.
2 years ago
Former kids from schools near Ground Zero battle health issues with unknown outcomes
2 years ago

Firefighters pay tribute to the parents they lost on 9/11

A new generation of firefighters follows in the footsteps of their parents, who lost their lives on 9/11.
2 years ago
Firefighters pay tribute to the parents they lost on 9/11
2 years ago

Trisha Yearwood posts emotional 9/11 tribute, recalls Garth was in NYC

Trisha Yearwood's was among the slew of powerful tributes shared on Wednesday to mark the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
2 years ago
Trisha Yearwood posts emotional 9/11 tribute, recalls Garth was in NYC
2 years ago

New Zealand firefighters perform haka in powerful tribute to 9/11 first responders

More than 200 firefighters also climbed the stairs of the Sky Tower in memory.
2 years ago
New Zealand firefighters perform haka in powerful tribute to 9/11 first responders
2 years ago

Trump highlights US military strength in 9/11 speech

The president spoke outside of the Pentagon where one of the Sept. 11 attacks took place 18 years ago today.
2 years ago
Trump highlights US military strength in 9/11 speech
2 years ago

Remembering 9/11 on tragedy's 18th anniversary

New York City commemorates the anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil.
2 years ago
Remembering 9/11 on tragedy's 18th anniversary
2 years ago

US marks 18th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks

It's been 18 years since two hijacked passenger jets flew into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City.
2 years ago
US marks 18th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks
2 years ago

New Zealand firefighters pay tribute to 9/11 first responders

Firefighters in New Zealand performed a traditional haka in Auckland to pay tribute to 9/11 first responders.
2 years ago
New Zealand firefighters pay tribute to 9/11 first responders
2 years ago

New law allows 9/11 moment of silence in New York state's public schools

The law, signed by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Monday, is effective immediately.
2 years ago
New law allows 9/11 moment of silence in New York public schools
2 years ago

President Trump and first lady attend 9/11 memorial service

The Pentagon service commemorated the 18th anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks.
2 years ago
President Trump and first lady attend 9/11 memorial service
2 years ago

US marks 18th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

It's been 18 years since two hijacked passenger jets flew into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City.
2 years ago
US marks 18th anniversary of 9/11 attacks
2 years ago

NJ students plant nearly 3,000 flags to remember lives lost on 9/11

Each flag planted on the grounds at Cedar Grove High School represents a victim who died in the attacks carried out on Sept. 11, 2001.
2 years ago
NJ students plant nearly 3,000 flags to remember lives lost on 9/11
2 years ago

New York's 9/11 'Tribute in Light' endangers 160,000 birds annually: Study

The Tribute in Light is an annual art installation to honor 9/11 victims.
2 years ago
New York's 9/11 'Tribute in Light' endangers 160,000 birds annually: Study
2 years ago

New York gov. signs September 11th Remembrance Day Law

The new law allows for a brief moment of silence in New York state public schools at the start of the school day each Sept. 11.
2 years ago
New York gov. signs September 11th Remembrance Day Law
2 years ago

241 NYPD officers have died from 9/11 illnesses, 10 times the number killed in World Trade Center attack

241 NYPD officers have died of 9/11-related illnesses since the attack on the World Trade Center.
2 years ago
'Heartbreaking': Grim milestone for 9/11 illness deaths for NYPD
2 years ago

At 9/11 memorial, new recognition for a longer-term toll

The memorial is evolving as the aftermath of 9/11 does.
2 years ago
At 9/11 memorial, new recognition for a longer-term toll
2 years ago

Meghan McCain says she thinks of late 9/11 responder and advocate Luis Alvarez's son 'almost every day'

"I know I talk about my dad a lot but being someone in their 30s that lost their father, I could not stop crying," Meghan McCain said of Luis Alvarez's final message.
2 years ago
Meghan McCain says she thinks of late 9/11 responder's son 'every day'
2 years ago

Trump signs 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill for first responders

President Donald Trump signs the 9/11 Victim Compensation fund bill for first responders, but Jon Stewart could not attend.
2 years ago
Trump signs 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill for first responders
2 years ago

9/11 survivor and community advocate speak on first-responders funding bill

Dan Noonan, a 9/11 survivor and member of the FDNY, and James Steiner, a 9/11 community advocate, discuss the importance of President Trump signing the 9/11 Fund bill.
2 years ago
9/11 survivor and community advocate speak on first-responders funding bill