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#Ground Zero

# ground-zero - Saturday 11 September, 2021

Larry Donnelly: 9-11 sparked a global war on terror that ended with American isolationism
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

Larry Donnelly: 9-11 sparked a global war on terror that ended with American isolationism

Sep 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 21,228 Views 28 Comments

Our columnist looks back at the events of September 11 and the impact that day on the world.

# ground-zero - Thursday 9 September, 2021

Ground zero rebuilding in New York still unfinished, 20 years later
# September 11
# September 11

Ground zero rebuilding in New York still unfinished, 20 years later

Sep 9th 2021, 2:38 PM 32,384 Views 16 Comments

Two planned skyscrapers, a performing arts centre and a church are still unfinished at the site.

# ground-zero - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

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 54,067 Views 88 Comments

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

# ground-zero - 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 89,260 Views 187 Comments

The photos show the mass destruction at the site.

# ground-zero - Sunday 11 September, 2016

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 24,047 Views 98 Comments

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

# ground-zero - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Woman finally finds owner of wedding photo found at Ground Zero, 13 years on
# 9/11
From The Daily Edge
# 9/11

Woman finally finds owner of wedding photo found at Ground Zero, 13 years on

Sep 13th 2014, 10:15 AM 33,901 Views 34 Comments

Elizabeth Stringer Keefe has searched for the people in the photo on the 11 September, every year since the attacks.

# ground-zero - Saturday 9 August, 2014

A revolutionary era ship from the 1770s was found buried underneath the World Trade Center
# National Treasure
# National Treasure

A revolutionary era ship from the 1770s was found buried underneath the World Trade Center

Aug 9th 2014, 12:34 PM 21,786 Views 38 Comments

Archaeologists say it was built from same wood used to build Philadelphia’s Independence Hall.

# ground-zero - 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 31,996 Views 47 Comments

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

# ground-zero - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Pic: Incredible image of escalator being lifted to new World Trade Center
# Whoa
From The Daily Edge
# Whoa

Pic: Incredible image of escalator being lifted to new World Trade Center

Dec 18th 2012, 1:00 PM 49,966 Views 37 Comments

We feel sick.

# ground-zero - 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 4,583 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.

# ground-zero - Friday 20 July, 2012

Video: Six men stand under atomic test... and walk away unharmed
# Brave/Stupid
From The Daily Edge
# Brave/Stupid

Video: Six men stand under atomic test... and walk away unharmed

Jul 20th 2012, 2:04 PM 613 Views 3 Comments

One man said it was a “wonderful thrill” to stand at Ground Zero and watch a nuclear explosion (people enjoyed different things in 1957).

# ground-zero - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Toy grenade sparks evacuation of building near Ground Zero
# Security Scare
# Security Scare

Toy grenade sparks evacuation of building near Ground Zero

Apr 12th 2012, 9:33 PM 5,117 Views 16 Comments

A fake explosive was intercepted by mailroom staff – mounted on a plaque that read “Complaint department: Take a number”.

# ground-zero - Sunday 11 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 11th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,592 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: 9/11 remembered on emotional day in New York and elsewhere; the latest on David Norris’ possible Áras race re-entry; and why India’s sexiest woman is coming to Dublin…

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero
# 9/11
# 9/11

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero

Sep 11th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,235 Views 9 Comments

Images from the emotional ceremony held at the National September 11 Memorial in New York today.

Watch: Paul Simon performs The Sound of Silence at Ground Zero
# 9/11
# 9/11

Watch: Paul Simon performs The Sound of Silence at Ground Zero

Sep 11th 2011, 4:22 PM 3,207 Views 10 Comments

Simon performed an emotional tribute at Ground Zero in New York today.

# ground-zero - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

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

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 652 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.

# ground-zero - 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 1,861 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.

# ground-zero - Friday 2 September, 2011

# ground-zero - 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 3,202 Views 18 Comments

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

# ground-zero - 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 3,495 Views 67 Comments

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

# ground-zero - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero
# Strauss-Kahn
# Strauss-Kahn

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero

May 21st 2011, 8:10 AM 407 Views 0 Comments

The former IMF chief will temporarily stay at an apartment block near the site of the 9/11 attacks and the former home of disgraced financier Bernie Madoff but neighbours there don’t seem too pleased about his arrival.

# ground-zero - Thursday 5 May, 2011

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

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

May 5th 2011, 7:43 AM 421 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.

# ground-zero - Monday 23 August, 2010

'Ground Zero mosque' protests get messy
# 9/11 Mosque
# 9/11 Mosque

'Ground Zero mosque' protests get messy

Aug 23rd 2010, 4:04 PM 196 Views 0 Comments

Demonstrators round on a black passer-by assuming him to be a Muslim in favour of the mosque.

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 301 Views 0 Comments

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

# ground-zero - 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 302 Views 0 Comments

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

# ground-zero - 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 244 Views 0 Comments

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

# ground-zero - 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 269 Views 0 Comments

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