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#World Trade Centre

# world-trade-centre - This year 2022

US marks 21st anniversary of September 11 terror attacks
# 9/11 Anniversary
# 9/11 Anniversary

US marks 21st anniversary of September 11 terror attacks

Updated Sep 11th 2022, 2:34 PM 19,966 Views 14 Comments

Victims’ relatives and dignitaries will gather at sites where hijacked jets crashed – the World Trade Centre, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field.

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World leaders pay tribute to 9/11 victims
# 9/11 Attacks
# 9/11 Attacks

World leaders pay tribute to 9/11 victims

Updated Sep 11th 2021, 7:45 PM 40,948 Views 60 Comments
  • The commemorations will take place at the Pentagon, Shanksville in Pennsylvania and at the World Trade Centre in New York.
'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 22,629 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 22,376 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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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 18,004 Views 36 Comments

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

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 12,939 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
# 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 23,686 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
# World Trade Centre
# World Trade Centre

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

May 1st 2018, 6:10 AM 25,665 Views 66 Comments

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

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 35,575 Views 38 Comments

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

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 46,583 Views 45 Comments

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

World Trade Centre base jumpers told they 'sullied the memories' of 9/11 victims
# World Trade Centre
# World Trade Centre

World Trade Centre base jumpers told they 'sullied the memories' of 9/11 victims

Aug 10th 2015, 11:04 PM 21,836 Views 20 Comments

They got a lot of community service.

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

You're going to be able to go to the top of the World Trade Centre again - here's what you'll see
# Top Of The World
# Top Of The World

You're going to be able to go to the top of the World Trade Centre again - here's what you'll see

Apr 7th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,716 Views 48 Comments

Not for those who don’t like heights.

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 855 Views 35 Comments

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

Two window cleaners rescued from outside the 69th floor of the new World Trade Center
# Arrrrrrgh
# Arrrrrrgh

Two window cleaners rescued from outside the 69th floor of the new World Trade Center

Nov 12th 2014, 7:12 PM 28,789 Views 30 Comments

Their scaffolding collapsed while they were working at the building.

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week

Nov 6th 2014, 4:42 PM 1,782 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

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 15,596 Views 23 Comments

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

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 26,051 Views 98 Comments

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

Opinion: The murder of James Foley will backfire spectacularly on Isis
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Opinion: The murder of James Foley will backfire spectacularly on Isis

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 PM 118 Views 181 Comments

Western powers were growing increasingly weary of military engagements in the Middle East – but this provocation will ensure a sustained, focused campaign to eliminate Isis.

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 32,011 Views 47 Comments

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

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 32,000 Views 300 Comments

The intruder grabbed the microphone from MVP Malcom Smith.

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 18,782 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.

Leaked images of proposed Manhattan football stadium are amazing, but will it ever happen?
# NYC
From The42
# NYC

Leaked images of proposed Manhattan football stadium are amazing, but will it ever happen?

Aug 7th 2013, 2:50 PM 4,882 Views 4 Comments

I want to go there.

Is the new World Trade Centre subway station swanky enough for you?
# Marble Cathedral
# Marble Cathedral

Is the new World Trade Centre subway station swanky enough for you?

Jun 9th 2013, 12:00 PM 20,556 Views 30 Comments

Marble everywhere and a design from Santiago Calatrava. Nice.

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 16,401 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.

PHOTOS: Views from the 100th floor of the new World Trade Center
# World Trade Center
# World Trade Center

PHOTOS: Views from the 100th floor of the new World Trade Center

Apr 3rd 2013, 9:35 AM 18,897 Views 56 Comments

Don’t look down. Though you should. But also, don’t.

'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 5,141 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 5,852 Views 106 Comments

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

Rain, post offices and skyscrapers: the week in statistics
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Rain, post offices and skyscrapers: the week in statistics

May 5th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,037 Views 1 Comment

Plus: Where does Ireland rank in the world press freedom index – and how many people are visiting Ireland this year?

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 5,124 Views 16 Comments

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

1 World Trade Centre reaches 100 floors
# New York
# New York

1 World Trade Centre reaches 100 floors

Apr 2nd 2012, 9:19 PM 12,373 Views 32 Comments

The skyscraper being built to replace the terror-wrecked twin towers is now 100 stories high — on its way to becoming New York’s tallest building.

Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report
# 9/11
# 9/11

Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report

Feb 28th 2012, 9:48 PM 7,019 Views 47 Comments

A report by the Pentagon has found that “several portions of remains” of people who died in the terrorist attacks were put in a landfill.

Mark Wahlberg apologises for saying he could have prevented 9/11 hijackings
# Gaffe
From The Daily Edge
# Gaffe

Mark Wahlberg apologises for saying he could have prevented 9/11 hijackings

Jan 20th 2012, 2:02 PM 6,519 Views 31 Comments

Wahlberg had suggested he could have single-handedly prevented the tragedy if he had been on one of the planes.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 11th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,602 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 1,244 Views 9 Comments

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

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks
# September 11
# September 11

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks

Sep 11th 2011, 5:00 PM 1,468 Views 43 Comments

2996 people died in the attacks on September 11, 2001. Here, in numbers, is the story of the actions that took place that day.

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 3,222 Views 10 Comments

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

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

Watch Live: America remembers 9/11 ten years on

Sep 11th 2011, 1:28 PM 292 Views 0 Comments

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

9/11: What the rest of the world is saying
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11: What the rest of the world is saying

Sep 11th 2011, 12:53 PM 729 Views 0 Comments

As commemorative services take place across the US, we take a look at the rest of the world’s take on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America.

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded
# 9/11
# 9/11

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded

Sep 10th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,366 Views 29 Comments

The key moments of one of the worst days in US history in words and video.

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