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#9/11

# 911 - Monday 21 July, 2014

FBI "may have created terrorists out of law-abiding individuals", says rights report
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

FBI "may have created terrorists out of law-abiding individuals", says rights report

Jul 21st 2014, 5:02 PM 10,553 Views 18 Comments

HRW and Columbia Law School report says US law enforcement effectively participated in developing terrorism plots for prosecution.

# 911 - Monday 23 June, 2014

Woman who had just been raped told to "quit crying" by 911 operator
# United States
# United States

Woman who had just been raped told to "quit crying" by 911 operator

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:57 PM 39,615 Views 30 Comments

However, the operator will receive no disciplinary action.

# 911 - Friday 6 June, 2014

Man calls emergency services because his wife threw out his beer
# This Is Serious
From The Daily Edge
# This Is Serious

Man calls emergency services because his wife threw out his beer

Jun 6th 2014, 4:59 PM 2,236 Views 0 Comments

Seven times.

# 911 - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Pics: Have a glimpse inside the new September 11 Memorial Museum
# 9/11
# 9/11

Pics: Have a glimpse inside the new September 11 Memorial Museum

May 15th 2014, 4:02 PM 17,153 Views 61 Comments

Barack and Michelle Obama visited the $700 million museum today ahead of next week’s opening.

# 911 - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Unidentified 9/11 remains returned to Ground Zero
# World Trade Centre
# World Trade Centre

Unidentified 9/11 remains returned to Ground Zero

May 10th 2014, 5:03 PM 31,977 Views 47 Comments

Families of those who died on the day criticised the move.

# 911 - Monday 28 April, 2014

Al-Qaeda saw Canary Wharf as a target after 9/11, US trial hears
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Al-Qaeda saw Canary Wharf as a target after 9/11, US trial hears

Apr 28th 2014, 10:05 PM 11,335 Views 67 Comments

The trial heard that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the 9/11 mastermind, leafed through a book of the world’s tallest buildings looking for fresh targets.

# 911 - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Terrified woman calls police over home invader... who turns out to be a duck
# Inspired By Cadbury
From The Daily Edge
# Inspired By Cadbury

Terrified woman calls police over home invader... who turns out to be a duck

Apr 8th 2014, 6:00 PM 16,563 Views 30 Comments

She was woken by “banging noises” from downstairs.

# 911 - Monday 3 February, 2014

9/11 conspiracy theorist arrested after interrupting Super Bowl conference
# Truther
# Truther

9/11 conspiracy theorist arrested after interrupting Super Bowl conference

Feb 3rd 2014, 9:53 AM 31,958 Views 300 Comments

The intruder grabbed the microphone from MVP Malcom Smith.

# 911 - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Couple call 911 because they didn't get hash browns at McDonalds
# Emergency
From The Daily Edge
# Emergency

Couple call 911 because they didn't get hash browns at McDonalds

Dec 11th 2013, 9:48 AM 5,637 Views 3 Comments

“We had no other choice,” Michael Smith told reporters afterwards.

# 911 - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Harrowing Sandy Hook 911 calls made public
# Sandy Hook
# Sandy Hook

Harrowing Sandy Hook 911 calls made public

Dec 5th 2013, 11:27 AM 9,282 Views 17 Comments

Victims’ families had fought to suppress the tapes, fearing that they would cause distress.

# 911 - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Expert panel declare World Trade Center as western hemisphere's tallest building
# Pretty Big I Guess
# Pretty Big I Guess

Expert panel declare World Trade Center as western hemisphere's tallest building

Nov 12th 2013, 8:06 PM 18,701 Views 69 Comments

The panel decided in the tower’s favour in a dispute over whether the spire on top could be counted when measuring height.

# 911 - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary
# In Remembrance
# In Remembrance

In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary

Sep 11th 2013, 8:00 PM 13,179 Views 100 Comments

A number of memorials took place today to mark the twelfth anniversary of the attacks that struck America on 11 September 2001.

This 9/11 'special offer' almost closed down a golf club
# Played A Bogey
From The Daily Edge
# Played A Bogey

This 9/11 'special offer' almost closed down a golf club

Sep 11th 2013, 9:32 AM 20,525 Views 39 Comments

The owner said he received death threats over the offer of nine holes for $9.11.

12 years on: America remembers a day of terror
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

12 years on: America remembers a day of terror

Sep 11th 2013, 6:00 AM 12,894 Views 194 Comments

See: the newspapers from 12 September 2001.

# 911 - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute
# Florida
# Florida

Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute

Sep 10th 2013, 7:54 AM 10,898 Views 43 Comments

Shellie Zimmerman has said she won’t press charges.

# 911 - Monday 19 August, 2013

These people rang 911 because they couldn't watch TV
# Cable Outage
From The Daily Edge
# Cable Outage

These people rang 911 because they couldn't watch TV

Aug 19th 2013, 11:29 AM 4,168 Views 0 Comments

“Previously on AMC’s Breaking B…”

# 911 - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

The most popular book among Guantanamo inmates is '50 Shades of Grey'
# Not The Koran
# Not The Koran

The most popular book among Guantanamo inmates is '50 Shades of Grey'

Jul 31st 2013, 8:55 PM 9,405 Views 52 Comments

Rather than the Koran the most requested book by Camp Seven detainees – some of the most high-value prisoners – is the hit EL James erotic novel.

# 911 - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Osama bin Laden wore a cowboy hat and had playtime with the grandchildren
# What We Learned
# What We Learned

Osama bin Laden wore a cowboy hat and had playtime with the grandchildren

Jul 9th 2013, 2:05 PM 9,728 Views 46 Comments

A leaked document from Pakistan, published by Al Jazeera provides us with minute detail about the everyday life of the one-time most wanted man in the world.

# 911 - Friday 5 July, 2013

Slain teen's mother: Screams on 911 call are my son's
# Florida
# Florida

Slain teen's mother: Screams on 911 call are my son's

Jul 5th 2013, 9:27 PM 13,764 Views 0 Comments

17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot dead in February last year.

# 911 - Friday 10 May, 2013

In pics: Final piece of spire added to One World Trade Centre
# One World Trade Centre
# One World Trade Centre

In pics: Final piece of spire added to One World Trade Centre

May 10th 2013, 6:29 PM 16,845 Views 44 Comments

Its total height is now 541 metres, or 1,776 feet – a symbolic height chosen to echo the year 1776, when America declared independence from Britain.

# 911 - Monday 29 April, 2013

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane
# 9/11
# 9/11

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane

Apr 29th 2013, 7:45 PM 16,367 Views 105 Comments

The twisted piece of wreckage, believed to be part of a wing flap, was discovered in a narrow space between two buildings.

# 911 - Saturday 27 April, 2013

12 years later, large piece of 9/11 airplane found in New York
# 11 September
# 11 September

12 years later, large piece of 9/11 airplane found in New York

Apr 27th 2013, 1:04 PM 33,371 Views 169 Comments

Authorities said it will not be removed until the area has been thoroughly examined.

# 911 - Friday 8 March, 2013

Bin Laden son in law pleads not guilty to terror
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Bin Laden son in law pleads not guilty to terror

Mar 8th 2013, 8:51 PM 4,126 Views 21 Comments

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, allegedly a senior propagandist in the Al-Qaeda network, is accused of conspiring “to kill nationals of the United States.”

# 911 - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Bin Laden son-in-law captured, faces terror charges in New York
# United States
# United States

Bin Laden son-in-law captured, faces terror charges in New York

Mar 7th 2013, 10:01 PM 10,136 Views 41 Comments

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is expected to be in US federal court in New York tomorrow in an initial hearing to face terror charges.

# 911 - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Poll: Do you think flight restrictions should be relaxed?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think flight restrictions should be relaxed?

Mar 6th 2013, 9:33 AM 11,161 Views 64 Comments

From next month, pocket knives with blades of up to six centimetres are to be allowed on flights in the US.

# 911 - Friday 22 February, 2013

Young boy calls police... to avoid being sent to bed
# Emergency
From The Daily Edge
# Emergency

Young boy calls police... to avoid being sent to bed

Feb 22nd 2013, 10:21 AM 11,416 Views 19 Comments

Smart kid.

# 911 - Sunday 10 February, 2013

11 cover versions that prove the 1990s ruined music
# Really Ronan?
From The Daily Edge
# Really Ronan?

11 cover versions that prove the 1990s ruined music

Feb 10th 2013, 6:30 PM 23,183 Views 37 Comments

It wasn’t all dance tunes and Oasis cassettes you know.

# 911 - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

"No evidence of rendition" in garda investigations
# Rendition
# Rendition

"No evidence of rendition" in garda investigations

Feb 5th 2013, 3:09 PM 8,871 Views 40 Comments

The Department of Justice was responding to a report published today claiming Ireland facilitated the CIA’s rendition programme.

# 911 - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Guantanamo judge orders US to stop censoring 9/11 hearings
# September 11
# September 11

Guantanamo judge orders US to stop censoring 9/11 hearings

Jan 31st 2013, 3:55 PM 5,096 Views 52 Comments

Judge James Pohl says the government cannot remotely censor pre-trial hearings for the suspects of the 9/11 attacks.

# 911 - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Woman charged with hate crime after man pushed in front of NY subway train
# New York
# New York

Woman charged with hate crime after man pushed in front of NY subway train

Dec 30th 2012, 1:25 PM 14,733 Views 49 Comments

The woman told police that she pushed the man in front of the train because she hated Muslims and Hindus.

# 911 - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Nov 4th 2012, 10:30 AM 9,867 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# 911 - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary
# 9/11
# 9/11

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary

Sep 11th 2012, 6:24 PM 4,572 Views 35 Comments

Relatives gathered as they do every year at the site of the World Trade Center attacks as the US president made a low-key appearance at the Pentagon which was also attacked.

'Important step' as WTC health programme adds 50 types of cancer
# 9/11
# 9/11

'Important step' as WTC health programme adds 50 types of cancer

Sep 11th 2012, 12:06 PM 5,120 Views 37 Comments

They were added to a list of World Trade Center attack-related illnesses covered by a health coverage programme. Today marks the 11th anniversary of the attacks.

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum

Sep 11th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,759 Views 106 Comments

Politicians have been instructed not to take part in the commemoration at Ground Zero in New York City later today.

# 911 - Friday 3 August, 2012

Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center
# World Trade Center
# World Trade Center

Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center

Aug 3rd 2012, 9:39 AM 7,208 Views 5 Comments

In photos: steel beam signed by the Obamas and police and construction workers at the WTC site has been lifted onto the 104th floor of the new skyscraper.

# 911 - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appears on 2,976 murder charges over 9/11
# 9/11
# 9/11

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appears on 2,976 murder charges over 9/11

May 5th 2012, 3:19 PM 2,949 Views 26 Comments

Mohammed and four alleged co-conspirators appeared in public for the first time in more than three years today.

# 911 - Friday 4 May, 2012

9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial

May 4th 2012, 1:18 PM 1,624 Views 28 Comments

Five men are accused of orchestrating the attacks which killed almost 3,000 people on 11 September, 2001.