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#9/11

# 911 - Sunday 12 September, 2021

Al-Qaeda leader features in new video amid rumours he is dead

Al-Qaeda leader features in new video amid rumours he is dead

Sep 12th 2021, 1:30 PM 31,424 Views 8 Comments

Ayman al-Zawahri appeared in a new video marking the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, months after rumours spread that he was dead.

# 911 - Saturday 11 September, 2021

'A declaration of war': How the world's media covered the 2001 attacks on the Twin Towers
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'A declaration of war': How the world's media covered the 2001 attacks on the Twin Towers

Sep 11th 2021, 10:30 AM 22,531 Views 37 Comments

The US is marking the 20th anniversary of the tragedy this weekend.

Here's how the US is marking 20 years since the September 11 attacks
# Twin Towers
# Twin Towers

Here's how the US is marking 20 years since the September 11 attacks

Sep 11th 2021, 6:30 AM 22,328 Views 31 Comments

The US and other countries, including Ireland, are remembering the victims of 9/11 on its 20th anniversary.

# 911 - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

New 9/11 trial judge won't force it towards end, but wants 'action' after nine years of hearings
# Guantánamo Bay
# Guantánamo Bay

New 9/11 trial judge won't force it towards end, but wants 'action' after nine years of hearings

Sep 8th 2021, 9:39 PM 9,696 Views 0 Comments

The second day of hearings after an 18-month break focused on a review of the judge’s own potential biases.

# 911 - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Trial of accused 9/11 mastermind restarts, days before 20th anniversary
# Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
# Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Trial of accused 9/11 mastermind restarts, days before 20th anniversary

Updated Sep 7th 2021, 9:58 PM 42,174 Views 32 Comments

The accused have been locked up in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba for nearly 15 years.

# 911 - Friday 3 September, 2021

Biden moves to declassify documents about September 11 attacks
# 9/11
# 9/11

Biden moves to declassify documents about September 11 attacks

Sep 3rd 2021, 8:07 PM 23,303 Views 27 Comments

The order directs the Justice Department and other executive branch agencies to begin a declassification review.

# 911 - Friday 11 September, 2020

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations
# September 11
# September 11

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations

Sep 11th 2020, 3:21 PM 17,983 Views 36 Comments

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will pay their respects at the same memorial today.

# 911 - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever on 9/11 anniversary
# September 11
# September 11

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever on 9/11 anniversary

Sep 11th 2019, 3:41 PM 16,316 Views 38 Comments

It has been 18 years since Al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four US commercial airliners.

Eighteen years after the attacks, people are dying from 9/11 cancers
# New York
# New York

Eighteen years after the attacks, people are dying from 9/11 cancers

Sep 11th 2019, 6:21 AM 54,045 Views 88 Comments

The 9/11 attacks released unprecedented amounts of chemicals into the air.

# 911 - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Trial date set for alleged mastermind of 9/11 terror attacks
# Guantánamo Bay
# Guantánamo Bay

Trial date set for alleged mastermind of 9/11 terror attacks

Aug 31st 2019, 2:02 PM 27,100 Views 92 Comments

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others in Guantanamo Bay prison camp will go on trial in January 2021.

# 911 - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Emotional Jon Stewart attacks 'shameful' lawmakers for not turning up for 9/11 hearing
# First Responders
# First Responders

Emotional Jon Stewart attacks 'shameful' lawmakers for not turning up for 9/11 hearing

Jun 12th 2019, 9:07 AM 35,127 Views 51 Comments

Representatives have argued that the bill is likely to pass anyway.

# 911 - Thursday 17 January, 2019

American killed in Kenya hotel attack was 9/11 survivor
# Jason Spindler
# Jason Spindler

American killed in Kenya hotel attack was 9/11 survivor

Jan 17th 2019, 1:18 PM 31,728 Views 17 Comments

On 11 September 2001, Spindler was working for investment bank Salomon Smith Barney in the World Trade Center.

# 911 - Thursday 13 December, 2018

A musical about 9/11: 'It has allowed me to define what happened in a way I never thought possible'
# Come From Away
# Come From Away

A musical about 9/11: 'It has allowed me to define what happened in a way I never thought possible'

Dec 13th 2018, 6:30 AM 12,548 Views 18 Comments

The show opened last night at the Abbey Theatre.

# 911 - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

22,000 pieces of human remains still being tested in the hope of identifying 9/11 victims
# World Trade Centre
# World Trade Centre

22,000 pieces of human remains still being tested in the hope of identifying 9/11 victims

Sep 11th 2018, 6:20 AM 23,487 Views 51 Comments

Today marks 17 years since two hijacked planes crashed into the Twin Towers in 2001.

# 911 - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

9/11 victim's remains identified nearly 16 years later
# New York
# New York

9/11 victim's remains identified nearly 16 years later

Aug 8th 2017, 8:27 AM 33,124 Views 86 Comments

Remains of 40% of the people who died in the attacks have yet to be identified.

# 911 - Friday 31 March, 2017

FBI releases never-before-seen images of 9/11 attack on the Pentagon
# Ground Zero
# Ground Zero

FBI releases never-before-seen images of 9/11 attack on the Pentagon

Mar 31st 2017, 10:53 PM 88,924 Views 187 Comments

The photos show the mass destruction at the site.

# 911 - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Australian prime minister links 'IS-inspired' stabbing to 9/11 anniversary
# Sydney
# Sydney

Australian prime minister links 'IS-inspired' stabbing to 9/11 anniversary

Sep 11th 2016, 11:50 AM 8,245 Views 43 Comments

A 22-year-old man has been arrested.

Fifteen years on, the flag raised over Ground Zero has found its way home
# Raising The Flag
# Raising The Flag

Fifteen years on, the flag raised over Ground Zero has found its way home

Sep 11th 2016, 8:00 AM 24,028 Views 98 Comments

After plucking the flag from a nearby boat, three firefighters hoisted it amid the ashen destruction.

# 911 - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting
# Emergency
# Emergency

Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting

Jul 9th 2016, 8:30 AM 14,375 Views 18 Comments

Emergency officials have stressed, however. that a voice call is preferred because dispatchers can elicit details more quickly.

# 911 - Thursday 3 March, 2016

The most expensive train station in the world opens its doors in New York today
# World Trade Center
# World Trade Center

The most expensive train station in the world opens its doors in New York today

Mar 3rd 2016, 11:42 AM 35,404 Views 38 Comments

There will be no official ceremony to mark the opening of the station, next to the site of the Twin Towers.

# 911 - Friday 8 January, 2016

'He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him': 911 call made by Jason Corbett's father-in-law
# Courts
# Courts

'He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him': 911 call made by Jason Corbett's father-in-law

Jan 8th 2016, 12:30 PM 28,709 Views 0 Comments

Tom and Molly Martens face charges over the death.

# 911 - Monday 7 December, 2015

The accused '9/11 Five' remain in Guantanamo and probably won't ever get a real trial
# Al Qaeda
# Al Qaeda

The accused '9/11 Five' remain in Guantanamo and probably won't ever get a real trial

Dec 7th 2015, 6:10 PM 19,940 Views 88 Comments

Attempts to put them on trial in New York for the terrorist attacks backfired.

# 911 - Thursday 26 November, 2015

'Outrageous' Donald Trump mocks disabled journalist
# Not Good
# Not Good

'Outrageous' Donald Trump mocks disabled journalist

Nov 26th 2015, 10:49 PM 66,412 Views 100 Comments

The US presidential candidate flailed his arms and changed his voice while imitating a New York Times reporter.

# 911 - Monday 23 November, 2015

'It happened, I saw it on television': Trump claims thousands cheered 9/11 from New Jersey
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

'It happened, I saw it on television': Trump claims thousands cheered 9/11 from New Jersey

Nov 23rd 2015, 7:39 AM 35,923 Views 104 Comments

The Republican presidential candidate said there is a large Arab population in the area.

# 911 - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

This comedian just admitted to lying about escaping 9/11
# Steve Rannazzisi
# Steve Rannazzisi

This comedian just admitted to lying about escaping 9/11

Sep 16th 2015, 10:58 PM 21,654 Views 29 Comments

Comedian Steve Rannazzisi made the claim on WTF with Marc Maron

# 911 - Friday 11 September, 2015

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style
# Good Girl
# Good Girl

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style

Sep 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 20,606 Views 36 Comments

Bretagne the golden retriever was a key figure of the search through the rubble in the aftermath of the World Trade Centre collapse.

# 911 - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Woman in iconic 9/11 'Dust Lady' photo dies of cancer
# New York
# New York

Woman in iconic 9/11 'Dust Lady' photo dies of cancer

Aug 26th 2015, 9:24 AM 46,531 Views 45 Comments

Marcy Borders said her cancer diagnosis was as a result of inhaling toxic air from the attack.

# 911 - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

A woman called the cops to report a drug deal gone wrong (you can imagine what happened)
# Florida
# Florida

A woman called the cops to report a drug deal gone wrong (you can imagine what happened)

Jun 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 22,944 Views 21 Comments

Yes, she’s facing charges for drug possession.

# 911 - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

9/11 conspiracy theories were on Osama Bin Laden's reading list
# Secret Docs
# Secret Docs

9/11 conspiracy theories were on Osama Bin Laden's reading list

May 20th 2015, 5:30 PM 14,914 Views 61 Comments

The Al-Qaeda leader also appeared to have been interested in attacking the French economy.

# 911 - Thursday 19 March, 2015

9/11 victim identified nearly 14 years on from attack
# New York
# New York

9/11 victim identified nearly 14 years on from attack

Mar 19th 2015, 9:54 PM 34,515 Views 57 Comments

Matthew David Yarnell was aged 26 when he died.

# 911 - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Boy (5) fatally shot 9-month-old brother after finding gun
# Missouri
# Missouri

Boy (5) fatally shot 9-month-old brother after finding gun

Jan 20th 2015, 4:43 PM 21,530 Views 50 Comments

The boys’ mother contacted police.

# 911 - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Opinion: What my years as a military defence lawyer in Guantánamo forced me to see
# Torture
# Torture

Opinion: What my years as a military defence lawyer in Guantánamo forced me to see

Jan 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 203 Views 31 Comments

Guantánamo Bay has just marked its thirteen anniversary; its legacy is as shameful as it is horrifying.

# 911 - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Little boys call 911 to talk to Santa, get a visit from police instead
# Are You There Santa
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# Are You There Santa

Little boys call 911 to talk to Santa, get a visit from police instead

Dec 7th 2014, 2:49 PM 3,452 Views 0 Comments

Oops.

# 911 - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Opinion: The Irish handprints on the world's most symbolic site – One World Trade Centre
# New York
# New York

Opinion: The Irish handprints on the world's most symbolic site – One World Trade Centre

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:45 AM 729 Views 33 Comments

Many Irish and Kerry men spent more than five years working at the resurrected World Trade Centre site.

# 911 - Friday 7 November, 2014

"I shot him two times in the forehead" - Two Navy Seals row over who killed Bin Laden
# Zero Dark Shirty
# Zero Dark Shirty

"I shot him two times in the forehead" - Two Navy Seals row over who killed Bin Laden

Nov 7th 2014, 8:10 AM 20,818 Views 81 Comments

Robert O’Neill is the latest former Seal to claim he shot the Al-Qaeda leader.

# 911 - Monday 3 November, 2014

One World Trade Centre's first tenants are moving in today
# Centre Of Attention
# Centre Of Attention

One World Trade Centre's first tenants are moving in today

Nov 3rd 2014, 10:46 AM 15,564 Views 23 Comments

Publishing giant Conde Nast will move 170 staff into “America’s most secure office” today.

# 911 - Friday 31 October, 2014

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself
# 9/11
# 9/11

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself

Oct 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 22,779 Views 52 Comments

The Pentagon said that anyone who participated in the 2011 operation was still bound by a non-disclosure agreement.

# 911 - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

US commando who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal identity
# Interview
# Interview

US commando who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal identity

Oct 29th 2014, 10:22 PM 23,954 Views 105 Comments

An interview with the Navy Seal will air on Fox News next month.

# 911 - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison
# 9/11
# 9/11

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

Sep 23rd 2014, 4:12 PM 10,211 Views 18 Comments

Abu Ghaith was the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to face trial on US soil since the attacks.

# 911 - Sunday 21 September, 2014

DECLASSIFIED: CIA intelligence official describes spending 9/11 with the US President
# The Turn To War
# The Turn To War

DECLASSIFIED: CIA intelligence official describes spending 9/11 with the US President

Sep 21st 2014, 10:00 AM 25,965 Views 101 Comments

A fascinating account of 9/11 with the US President.

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