Piece took 45 minutes to be hoisted up the side of the building
People around the world gathered on Sept. 11, 2012 to commemorate the nearly 3,000 lives lost that morning 11 years ago
Take a look at some the dramatic photos of the beam’s emotional 977-foot ascent
Why efforts to eliminate faith from the public square jeopardize freedom.
After eight years of construction, Mayor Bloomberg says, ‘it’s wonderful’
Footage that kills the conspiracy theories: Unseen 9/11 footage shows WTC Building 7 consumed by fire - Daily Mail
WTC Building 7 brought down by intense heat
It was 8:46 a.m. and Wall Street was almost ready for business when the first plane hit the World Trade Center a decade ago
New Yorker Andy Sullivan calls on fellow construction workers to lay down their tools and boycott construction of the mosque
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Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani says he’s ‘absolutely’ considering a 2012 presidential run
A Call for Civility - TheDC
Obama urges Arizona and nation to be ‘worthy of those we have lost’
During an interview with a visibly uncomfortable Brian Williams, David Letterman says Boehner needs professional help
Katie Couric thinks Americans aren’t well versed enough on Muslims, so a ‘Muslim version of The Cosby Show’ would make everyone more accepting of Islam
The bill, which Congress passed last week, is far from perfect, but passing it was the right thing to do.
Today marks the 30th anniversary of John Lennon’s death.
Don’t worry: New York City isn’t going to be underwater anytime soon.
Ground Zero Mosque applying for federal 9/11 money - Daily Beast
Developers of the Ground Zero mosque applied for $5 million in federal grant money set aside for redevelopment of lower Manhattan after 9/11
Geraldo ‘much more open minded’ about 9/11 - Raw Story
A new television ad campaign featuring the family members of 9/11 victims has succeeded in garnering what 9/11 activists have lacked for years: serious treatment in the mainstream media
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Chilean miner publicity sluts, Willie’s Geist’s American Freak Show, and a reader execution
We’ve sacrificed too much freedom in the years since 9/11.