9/11 Alerts

US univ students told to write essay on 9/11 attacks from al-Qaeda's perspective - Hindustan Times

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 9:23am

Hindustan Times

US univ students told to write essay on 9/11 attacks from al-Qaeda's perspective
Hindustan Times
Students of international studies at a US university were asked to write a paper that gave historical account of the 9/11 terror attacks from the perspective of al-Qaeda, sparking outrage. The assignment was part of an International Studies course at ...
US students told to write 9/11 essay from Qaeda's viewpointThe Indian Express
Iowa State U. Defends 9/11 Assignment Against Lawmaker's CriticismChronicle of Higher Education (subscription) (blog)
Students told to write 9/11 essay from terrorists' viewpointNew York Post
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Tri-State 9/11 Tribute continues to grow - Lamar Ledger

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 5:21am

Tri-State 9/11 Tribute continues to grow
Lamar Ledger
This year's Tri-State 9/11 Tribute parade will feature a vintage Vietnam UH-1 (M) Huey Gunship (helicopter). The helicopter will also be on display at the Prowers County Fairgrounds. This year's parade and other activities are set for Saturday, Sept. 9.

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Porsche starts web TV format "9:11 Magazine" - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 4:04am

Porsche starts web TV format "9:11 Magazine"
PR Newswire (press release)
ATLANTA, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine minutes and eleven seconds of technology, lifestyle and sports: Porsche is expanding its online communication with the new web TV format "9:11 Magazine". At 911-magazine.porsche.com, the sports car ...

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Tri-State 9/11 Tribute continues to grow - Lamar Ledger

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 7:56pm

Tri-State 9/11 Tribute continues to grow
Lamar Ledger
This year's Tri-State 9/11 Tribute parade will feature a vintage Vietnam UH-1 (M) Huey Gunship (helicopter). The helicopter will also be on display at the Prowers County Fairgrounds. This year's parade and other activities are set for Saturday, Sept. 9.

Saudi Aramco IPO Under Pressure, As 9/11 Lawsuits And Oil Prices Hit - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 6:52pm

Saudi Aramco IPO Under Pressure, As 9/11 Lawsuits And Oil Prices Hit
Yahoo Finance
On 23rd of March, a long list of U.S. based insurance companies, including Safeco, Wausau and many Lloyd's syndicates, have joined hundreds of families of 9/11 victims in filing lawsuits in the U.S. District Court of Manhattan. The parties are slated ...

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9/11 Victims Bill Drives New Suit Against Saudi Arabia - Courthouse News Service

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 4:03pm

9/11 Victims Bill Drives New Suit Against Saudi Arabia
Courthouse News Service
MANHATTAN (CN) — Taking advantage of a new law crafted for 9/11 victims, dozens of insurers have refiled their federal complaint against Saudi Arabia for its sponsorship of al-Qaida. Prior to passage of JASTA last year — short for the Justice Against ...

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Controversial assignment requires college students to look at 9/11 from a terrorist's perspective - AOL

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 1:47pm

AOL

Controversial assignment requires college students to look at 9/11 from a terrorist's perspective
AOL
The description acknowledges that the attacks on the U.S. on September 11, 2001 were "heinous," it encourages students to see the events "from other perspectives." The university defended the proposal for the 500-word essay assignment. "As you can see, ...
Students told to write 9/11 essay from terrorists' viewpointNew York Post
Iowa State stands by lecturer who assigned 9/11 essay from the perspective of terroristsDesMoinesRegister.com
College Class Told to See 9/11 from Terrorists' PerspectiveLifeZette
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'I will never forget': Local firefighter climbs 26754 stories for fallen 9/11 brothers - KOMO News

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 1:37pm

'I will never forget': Local firefighter climbs 26754 stories for fallen 9/11 brothers
KOMO News
It took Martinez almost three years, but as of March 19 of this year, he had climbed for 342 of 343 fallen firefighters - his final climb saved for the New York City Memorial Stair Climb in honor of the first recorded casualty on 9/11, New York City ...

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ISU Students Asked To Empathize with 9/11 Terrorists. - The Libertarian Republic

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 1:21pm

The Libertarian Republic

ISU Students Asked To Empathize with 9/11 Terrorists.
The Libertarian Republic
These men think they know what's best for the world. With their permissive culture, big guns, warplanes and nuclear weapons, they believe themselves to be arbiter of justice, but they are not. The only arbiter of justice is God. They came into our ...

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Firefighter honors 9/11 first responder at work - Manhattan Mercury (subscription)

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:43pm

Manhattan Mercury (subscription)

Firefighter honors 9/11 first responder at work
Manhattan Mercury (subscription)
Disney participates in the 9/11 memorial stair climb every year in honor of Michael Quilty. We all have reasons ... Michael T. Quilty, 42, a member of the FDNY Ladder Company 11, was among the 343 firefighters who died responding to the terrorist ...

Bipartisan Investigations: How the 9/11 Commission Did It - Lawfare (blog)

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:09pm

Bipartisan Investigations: How the 9/11 Commission Did It
Lawfare (blog)
Yet there are precedents—most notably, the 2003-2004 investigation conducted by the 9/11 Commission. Through the rosy lens of ... One thing the Commission did not do was referee which presidential administration was most to blame for allowing the 9/11 ...

College professor assigns historical account of 9/11 from al Qaeda's perspective - Washington Times

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:06am

Washington Times

College professor assigns historical account of 9/11 from al Qaeda's perspective
Washington Times
Students at Iowa State University have been asked to write a historical account of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks as if they were member of al Qaeda. An International Studies course at Iowa State University requires students to “get out of the ...

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9/11 from terrorist's perspective basis for Iowa State assignment - Fox News

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:40am

Fox News

9/11 from terrorist's perspective basis for Iowa State assignment
Fox News
“As you can see, the assignment was in no way an attempt to diminish the tragic events of September 11, 2001,” an ISU spokesperson told The College Fix. “Nor was it designed to support the goals of Al-Qaeda and other terrorist organizations.”.
Students told to write 9/11 essay from terrorists' viewpointNew York Post
Iowa State University students told to write 9/11 essay from terrorists' perspectiveNew York Daily News
Professor asks students to write 9/11 essay from terrorists' perspective, sparking outrageMy Fox Boston
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After 9/11 politicians put their country above their parties. We must do so again - The Guardian

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 8:15am

After 9/11 politicians put their country above their parties. We must do so again
The Guardian
After 9/11 politicians put their country above their parties. We must do so again. Eric Swalwell. Russia's attack on our democracy is of the utmost seriousness. An independent commission is the only way to ensure there is no repeat in the future. Devin ...
Trump administration sought to block Sally Yates from testifying to Congress on RussiaWashington Post

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Students instructed to write essay on 9/11 from terrorists' perspective - The College Fix

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 11:30pm

The College Fix

Students instructed to write essay on 9/11 from terrorists' perspective
The College Fix
A recent assignment in an international studies course at Iowa State University asked students to write a historical account of the 9/11 terrorist attacks from the perspective of Al-Qaeda. “Write a paper that gives a historical account of 911 from the ...

Iran To Appeal Seizure Of 9/11 Compensation Money - NDTV

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 2:24pm

NDTV

Iran To Appeal Seizure Of 9/11 Compensation Money
NDTV
Tehran: Iran's central bank said Sunday it will appeal Luxembourg's decision to freeze $1.6 billion of its assets, which the US is claiming as compensation for victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. The bank also said it would take steps to curb ...
Central Bank of Iran slams, to contest Luxembourg assets seizurePress TV

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Iran to appeal seizure of 9/11 compensation money - The Times of Israel

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 10:48am

The Times of Israel

Iran to appeal seizure of 9/11 compensation money
The Times of Israel
Iran's central bank said Sunday it will appeal Luxembourg's decision to freeze $1.6 billion of its assets, which the US is claiming as compensation for victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by email and ...
Central Bank of Iran slams, to contest Luxembourg assets seizurePress TV

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Iran to appeal seizure of 9/11 compensation money - Daily Mail

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 6:08am

Daily Mail

Iran to appeal seizure of 9/11 compensation money
Daily Mail
Iran's central bank said Sunday it will appeal Luxembourg's decision to freeze $1.6 billion of its assets, which the US is claiming as compensation for victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. The bank also said it would take steps to curb its ...

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FDNY to keep honoring 9/11-related deaths on separate memorial - New York Post

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 4:55am

New York Post

FDNY to keep honoring 9/11-related deaths on separate memorial
New York Post
The FDNY will not change a controversial practice that has some firefighters fuming — honoring those who die of 9/11-related illness on a different memorial wall than those killed while on duty. The FDNY has two separate walls in the lobby of its ...

News Closeup: Saudi Arabia faces largest 9/11 lawsuit; Michel ... - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 7:44pm

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

News Closeup: Saudi Arabia faces largest 9/11 lawsuit; Michel ...
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
https://youtu.be/cfgAcu_mUi8 NEW YORK — The accusations have been out there for years that Saudi Arabia played a hand in the terrorist attacks of 9/11, ...

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