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# twin-towers - Last year 2021

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

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

Sep 11th 2021, 6:30 AM 22,376 Views 31 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 31st 2019, 2:02 PM 27,130 Views 92 Comments

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

A musical about 9/11: 'It has allowed me to define what happened in a way I never thought possible'
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# 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 12,938 Views 18 Comments

The show opened last night at the Abbey Theatre.

22,000 pieces of human remains still being tested in the hope of identifying 9/11 victims
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# 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 23,686 Views 51 Comments

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

Waterford 9/11 memorial to be made out of steel girder from Twin Towers
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# World Trade Centre

Waterford 9/11 memorial to be made out of steel girder from Twin Towers

May 1st 2018, 6:10 AM 25,664 Views 68 Comments

The memorial would be located in the Viking Triangle part of the city.

'I reacted to the dark arts and ended up getting sent off and losing the game'
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From The42
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'I reacted to the dark arts and ended up getting sent off and losing the game'

Sep 15th 2017, 11:04 AM 38,042 Views 57 Comments

Kieran Donaghy reflects on his battle with Aidan O’Shea in the All-Ireland semi-finals.

The effects in this film are being called 'a really bad trigger for vertigo'
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# Physically Sick

The effects in this film are being called 'a really bad trigger for vertigo'

Oct 3rd 2015, 9:15 AM 17,034 Views 38 Comments

The visuals in ‘The Walk’ have been too much for some who have already seen it.

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

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

Sep 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 20,630 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.

More than 20 terror attacks have been prevented in New York since 9/11
# Thwarted
# Thwarted

More than 20 terror attacks have been prevented in New York since 9/11

Sep 9th 2015, 6:30 PM 21,336 Views 96 Comments

But the city’s police chief said the risk remains “greater” than in years.

This is what it will look like inside a lift in the new World Trade Centre
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# Going Up

This is what it will look like inside a lift in the new World Trade Centre

Apr 21st 2015, 8:33 PM 24,360 Views 10 Comments

It includes the destroyed Twin Towers.

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

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

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:45 AM 854 Views 33 Comments

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

19-year-old British girls criticised for Twin Towers Halloween costumes
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From The Daily Edge
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19-year-old British girls criticised for Twin Towers Halloween costumes

Nov 6th 2013, 6:00 PM 51,106 Views 90 Comments

They won a local fancy dress contest with outfits which featured flames

Authorities resume search for human remains in New York's 9/11 debris
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# September 11

Authorities resume search for human remains in New York's 9/11 debris

Apr 2nd 2013, 2:30 PM 22,138 Views 110 Comments

Eleven years after the 2001 attacks, about 60 truckloads of debris are again being searched for the remains of missing victims.

Column: Here's Irish pride - my family are rebuilding the World Trade Center
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# Read Me

Column: Here's Irish pride - my family are rebuilding the World Trade Center

May 11th 2012, 8:24 PM 130 Views 36 Comments

Kerry O’Shea describes the experience of her father and brother, working dozens of storeys up on the new towers.

Cancer rates ‘triple among NYPD officers’ after 9/11
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# September 11th

Cancer rates ‘triple among NYPD officers’ after 9/11

Feb 7th 2012, 3:15 PM 4,567 Views 29 Comments

New statistics show that the number of police officers applying for cancer-related disability pensions following the 9/11 terrorist attacks has tripled.

“I was due in the Pentagon”: High-profile Irish figures recall 9/11
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# 9/11

“I was due in the Pentagon”: High-profile Irish figures recall 9/11

Sep 11th 2011, 4:30 PM 699 Views 1 Comment

“Where were you when you heard?” Some well-known Irish figures with a link to the US remember the moment they realised what had happened in New York – and what it meant to them.

Watch Live: America remembers 9/11 ten years on
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# 9/11

Watch Live: America remembers 9/11 ten years on

Sep 11th 2011, 1:28 PM 290 Views 0 Comments

Watch live as memorial ceremonies continue in the US on the anniversary of 9/11…

Ceremonies in memory of 9/11 get underway
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# 9/11

Ceremonies in memory of 9/11 get underway

Sep 11th 2011, 8:09 AM 391 Views 17 Comments

A multi-faith ceremony will take place in Dublin this morning, while memorials have already taken place in Australia, Malaysia, Japan and at the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand…

Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances
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# 9/11

Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances

Sep 10th 2011, 5:58 PM 189 Views 2 Comments

In his weekly address, a day before the 9/11 anniversary, Barack Obama pays tribute to how a “resilient nation” reacted.

9/11 conspiracy theories: the alternative accounts of September 11
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# 9/11

9/11 conspiracy theories: the alternative accounts of September 11

Sep 10th 2011, 3:00 PM 9,292 Views 87 Comments

No planes, controlled demolitions, holograms and missiles – just some of the theories surrounding 9/11.

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 7,267 Views 8 Comments

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

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 3,255 Views 10 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 22nd 2011, 3:09 PM 3,237 Views 18 Comments

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

In numbers: Bin Laden, September 11, and the War on Terror
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# In Numbers

In numbers: Bin Laden, September 11, and the War on Terror

May 2nd 2011, 1:51 PM 3,490 Views 0 Comments

3,520 days between the September 11 attacks and bin Laden’s death – with up to a million civilian deaths in between.

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 5,445 Views 0 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.