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#9/11

# 911 - Saturday 10 September, 2011

NBC Twitter account hacked with details of "Ground Zero attack"
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# Tasteless

NBC Twitter account hacked with details of "Ground Zero attack"

Sep 10th 2011, 12:39 PM 632 Views 3 Comments

Two days before the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the @NBCNews account is compromised by hackers spreading “news” of an attack.

Column: ‘The worst thing was the smell’ – an Irish man’s 9/11 experience
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# Read Me

Column: ‘The worst thing was the smell’ – an Irish man’s 9/11 experience

Sep 10th 2011, 9:30 AM 6,167 Views 8 Comments

Bob Ó Mhurcú was asleep in New York when the first plane hit. Here he describes what happened next.

# 911 - Friday 9 September, 2011

Ireland remembers 9/11 - events take place across the country this weekend
# Remembering
# Remembering

Ireland remembers 9/11 - events take place across the country this weekend

Sep 9th 2011, 7:30 PM 2,395 Views 43 Comments

We have a round-up of commemorative events taking place across the country this weekend.

9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked"
# Flight 93
# Flight 93

9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked"

Sep 9th 2011, 11:42 AM 2,254 Views 4 Comments

Audio recordings made on the day of the 9/11 attacks document the reactions of flight crew, air traffic controllers and the US military as events unfolded.

# 911 - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania
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# 9/11

9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania

Sep 6th 2011, 8:22 AM 2,919 Views 10 Comments

The video shows the aftermath of the plane crashing in Pennsylvania.

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials
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# 9/11

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 640 Views 3 Comments

Celebrity pledges to do good, portraits of 9/11 rescuers and rescue dogs, flag tributes and a ‘living museum’ app – some of the ways the September tragedy is remembered online.

# 911 - Monday 5 September, 2011

FBI warns of small aircraft threat ahead of 9/11 anniversary
# 9/11
# 9/11

FBI warns of small aircraft threat ahead of 9/11 anniversary

Sep 5th 2011, 11:14 AM 684 Views 3 Comments

There is no specific information about a potential plot, but the FBI says small aircraft pose a terrorism and security threat.

# 911 - Sunday 4 September, 2011

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say

Sep 4th 2011, 10:00 AM 1,852 Views 8 Comments

Remembering the dead ten years on – Ground Zero’s restricted guest list, and the talking points they’ve been requested to stick to.

# 911 - Friday 2 September, 2011

# 911 - Monday 22 August, 2011

Gallery: Powerful new photos show aftermath of 9/11 attacks
# September 11
# September 11

Gallery: Powerful new photos show aftermath of 9/11 attacks

Aug 22nd 2011, 3:09 PM 2,993 Views 18 Comments

Photographer Nicola McClean was in New York as the twin towers fell – and these previously unseen images show the devastation.

# 911 - Saturday 13 August, 2011

Column: Why conspiracy theories are still alive, ten years after 9/11
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# 9/11

Column: Why conspiracy theories are still alive, ten years after 9/11

Aug 13th 2011, 6:03 PM 806 Views 104 Comments

As the tenth anniversary of the attack approaches, Tamara Lush explores why many still believe it was an inside job.

# 911 - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

FOX News Facebook page hit with threats after atheist interview
# Fox News
# Fox News

FOX News Facebook page hit with threats after atheist interview

Aug 9th 2011, 6:26 PM 3,382 Views 67 Comments

American Atheists are opposing a cross-shaped structure at the Ground Zero memorial in New York.

# 911 - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Former US presidential candidate releases cartoon video of 9/11
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From The Daily Edge
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Former US presidential candidate releases cartoon video of 9/11

Aug 4th 2011, 10:22 AM 1,854 Views 29 Comments

Mike Huckabee wants to educate American children about the country’s history but he’s been accused of cashing in.

# 911 - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Texas man executed despite shooting victim campaigning for his clemency
# Death Row
# Death Row

Texas man executed despite shooting victim campaigning for his clemency

Jul 21st 2011, 8:02 AM 631 Views 10 Comments

Mark Stroman was on death row following two murders in the aftermath of 9/11. One of those who survived his attacks campaigned for his release.

# 911 - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jul 20th 2011, 7:54 PM 1,311 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: the government promises no more public sector pay cuts; Serbian authorities arrest fugitive Goran Hadzic; and one blogger’s marriage advice – “when you marry, you should marry a Chinese woman”.

Survivors of 9/11 banned from memorial service to victims
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# 9/11

Survivors of 9/11 banned from memorial service to victims

Jul 20th 2011, 4:47 PM 990 Views 8 Comments

A ceremony marking ten years since the attacks will be reserved for victims’ relatives only, survivors have been told.

# 911 - Friday 15 July, 2011

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"
# NOTW
# NOTW

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"

Jul 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 150 Views 3 Comments

His comments came as an FBI investigation into alleged attempts to hack the phones of 9/11 victims was confirmed.

# 911 - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

US re-files charges against man accused of masterminding 9/11 attack
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# Guantánamo

US re-files charges against man accused of masterminding 9/11 attack

May 31st 2011, 10:02 PM 833 Views 6 Comments

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is one of five people the US is bringing terrorism and murder charges against under revamped trial processes at Guantanamo Bay.

# 911 - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Bin Laden diary outlines plans to target US cities on significant dates
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Bin Laden diary outlines plans to target US cities on significant dates

May 12th 2011, 7:59 AM 1,506 Views 0 Comments

Al-Qaeda leader mused over how many Americans he must kill to force the US to pull out of the Arab world.

# 911 - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Obama lays wreath at Ground Zero
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# New York

Obama lays wreath at Ground Zero

May 5th 2011, 6:35 PM 594 Views 0 Comments

In the days following the death of the mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the American president has visited the site of the World Trade Centre in New York to pay his respects to those who lost their lives that day.

Barack Obama to visit Ground Zero to remember 9/11 victims
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# 9/11

Barack Obama to visit Ground Zero to remember 9/11 victims

May 5th 2011, 7:43 AM 417 Views 0 Comments

The president will lay wreath at the the former site of the World Trade Centre but will not be making a speech. It comes as he announced that photos of Osama Bin Laden will not be released.

# 911 - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Bin Laden's son 'was invited' to White House by George W Bush
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Bin Laden's son 'was invited' to White House by George W Bush

Apr 6th 2011, 11:14 AM 1,854 Views 0 Comments

Omar bin Laden – son of the wanted terrorist – has claimed that he was asked to visit the White House in 2009 to help the US authorities track down his father.

# 911 - Monday 7 March, 2011

Unseen aerial footage emerges of 9/11 attacks
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# 9/11

Unseen aerial footage emerges of 9/11 attacks

Mar 7th 2011, 9:11 PM 5,248 Views 8 Comments

Video posted online shows aerial footage taken by the NYPD after planes struck the World Trade Centre in the infamous 11 September 2001 attacks.

# 911 - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Artist Sean Hillen brings new political statement to Dail’s doorstep
# What's Wrong
# What's Wrong

Artist Sean Hillen brings new political statement to Dail’s doorstep

Feb 3rd 2011, 9:00 AM 1,629 Views 0 Comments

The photomontage artist who created the Irelantis collages opens new exhibit today near Leinster House – featuring Irish literary figures, atrocities and female celebrities.

# 911 - Thursday 20 January, 2011

US pastor Terry Jones barred from UK
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# Barred

US pastor Terry Jones barred from UK

Jan 20th 2011, 10:15 AM 258 Views 0 Comments

The controversial pastor who called a mass-burning of the Qu’ran last summer has been told he cannot enter the UK because of his “unacceptable behaviour”.

# 911 - Monday 10 January, 2011

Girl shot dead was one of 9/11 'Faces of Hope'
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# Face Of Hope

Girl shot dead was one of 9/11 'Faces of Hope'

Jan 10th 2011, 10:36 AM 3,041 Views 1 Comment

Christina Taylor Green, 9, killed in Saturday’s multiple shooting outside a supermarket in Arizona, had appeared in a book about children born on September 11, 2001.

# 911 - Monday 13 December, 2010

UK considers banning controversial US pastor Terry Jones
# UK
# UK

UK considers banning controversial US pastor Terry Jones

Dec 13th 2010, 2:51 PM 213 Views 1 Comment

Preacher who threatened to burn the Qu’ran to mark 9/11 has been invited to speak at a far-right rally in Britain.

# 911 - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Obama condemns claims that US was behind 9/11
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# Iran

Obama condemns claims that US was behind 9/11

Sep 25th 2010, 9:30 AM 188 Views 0 Comments

US President brands claims made by Ahmadinejad as “hateful”, while the Iranian President goes on Fox News to criticise sanctions and accuse US of propagating terrorism.

# 911 - Thursday 16 September, 2010

Twin Towers memorial traps thousands of birds - video
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# 9/11

Twin Towers memorial traps thousands of birds - video

Sep 16th 2010, 3:50 PM 1,195 Views 0 Comments

Birds stunned by columns of light while flying above Manhattan.

# 911 - Monday 23 August, 2010

Rival protests held over 'Ground Zero mosque'
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

Rival protests held over 'Ground Zero mosque'

Aug 23rd 2010, 12:58 PM 297 Views 0 Comments

Opponents and supports of the plans to build an Islamic cultural centre in Manhattan take to the streets.

# 911 - Thursday 19 August, 2010

'We don't want confrontation: we just want to pray'
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

'We don't want confrontation: we just want to pray'

Aug 19th 2010, 8:15 AM 296 Views 0 Comments

How can an old coat factory cause so much conflict in one of the world’s biggest cities?

# 911 - Saturday 14 August, 2010

Obama defends Ground Zero mosque
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

Obama defends Ground Zero mosque

Aug 14th 2010, 11:53 AM 239 Views 0 Comments

President weighs in on controversial plan near 9/11 site.

# 911 - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Controversial Ground Zero mosque gets go-ahead
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

Controversial Ground Zero mosque gets go-ahead

Aug 4th 2010, 9:08 AM 262 Views 0 Comments

Commission dismisses claims that the building would be insensitive to 9/11 victims.

# 911 - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

Statue of Liberty evacuated
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# Statue Of Liberty

Statue of Liberty evacuated

Jul 21st 2010, 7:45 PM 130 Views 0 Comments