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Henderson couple honors firefighter sons, one a 9/11 victim - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Las Vegas Review-Journal

Henderson couple honors firefighter sons, one a 9/11 victim
Las Vegas Review-Journal
On Sept. 11, 2001, Gary Geidel was just four shifts away from retiring as a firefighter at New York City Fire Department Rescue Company 1. He had spent the past 20 years as a firefighter. And though Geidel was not scheduled to work that day, he decided ...

Terrorism Insurance: A Post 9/11 Fact of Life - TheBlaze.com

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 12:15pm

Terrorism Insurance: A Post 9/11 Fact of Life
TheBlaze.com
The cowardly actions of a handful of radicals on the morning of September 11, 2001, spurred the collective realization that, as a nation, we were not fully prepared to deal with the threat of terrorism at home. One area in which this was acutely felt ...

'US legitimacy waning over 9/11 hoax' - Press TV

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:01am

Press TV

'US legitimacy waning over 9/11 hoax'
Press TV
Asked about worldwide skepticism concerning the official account of 9/11, including the 80% of Muslims worldwide who believe the attacks were a false flag deception, Gen. Bolger said: "We need to have public hearings sort of like the 9/11 Commission, ...

Post 9/11 Stat You Should Know: America has now Conducted 500 Targeted ... - The National Interest Online (blog)

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 4:31pm

The National Interest Online (blog)

Post 9/11 Stat You Should Know: America has now Conducted 500 Targeted ...
The National Interest Online (blog)
The most consistent and era-defining tactic of America's post-9/11 counterterrorism strategies has been the targeted killing of suspected terrorists and militants outside of defined battlefields. As one senior Bush administration official explained in ...

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Many Products at 9/11 Museum Gift Shop Not Made in USA - Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) (blog)

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:16am

Many Products at 9/11 Museum Gift Shop Not Made in USA
Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) (blog)
Bloomberg reports on the plethora of items for sale at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum's store that are made abroad, generating complaints from some 9/11 families and survivors' groups and a New York congressional representative. Products ...

10 Years after 9/11 Commission Recommended it, FCC Finds Funds for National ... - AllGov

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:45am

10 Years after 9/11 Commission Recommended it, FCC Finds Funds for National ...
AllGov
A decade after the 9/11 Commission suggested creating a unified communications network for first responders to use during emergencies, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has finally collected enough money to move forward. The commission ...

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Polo-Playing 'Lady' Felon Wants Child Support From Family of 9/11 Victim - DNAinfo

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:35am

DNAinfo

Polo-Playing 'Lady' Felon Wants Child Support From Family of 9/11 Victim
DNAinfo
MIDTOWN EAST — A polo-playing ex-felon who says England's royal family gave her the title of "lady" is harassing the family of a Wall Street trader who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, claiming he fathered her love child, court papers charge. Gwendolyn ...

THE UNTOLD STORY OF 9/11 A Veterans Day Luncheon with Senator Bob ... - Executive Intelligence Review (EIR)

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 4:28pm

THE UNTOLD STORY OF 9/11 A Veterans Day Luncheon with Senator Bob ...
Executive Intelligence Review (EIR)
11—Today, Bob Graham, former U.S. Senator (1987-2005), Governor of Florida (1979-87), and former co-chairman of the Congressional Joint Inquiry into the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, was the featured speaker at a Veterans Day event here. Graham ...

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At 9/11 Museum Gift Shop, the Tchotchkes Are Made In Asia - Bloomberg

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:04pm

Bloomberg

At 9/11 Museum Gift Shop, the Tchotchkes Are Made In Asia
Bloomberg
Earlier this year, there was considerable controversy about whether it is appropriate to have a gift shop in the newly opened National September 11 Memorial and Museum. Now, another set of questions has arisen about where the merchandise should come ...

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The Best Restaurant in New York Is: The 9/11 Memorial & Museum - Gawker

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:01pm

Gawker

The Best Restaurant in New York Is: The 9/11 Memorial & Museum
Gawker
Caity: The twin reflecting pools at the National September 11th Memorial are just what memorials should be: vast, and arresting, and humbling, and sad. The museum is very expensive. Rich: I was really surprised how moved I felt looking at the North ...

The Foxhole: David Rothkopf on Bush's 'overreaction' to 9/11, Obama's 'retreat ... - Fox News

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:34pm

Fox News

The Foxhole: David Rothkopf on Bush's 'overreaction' to 9/11, Obama's 'retreat ...
Fox News
If there were a website devoted exclusively to the subject of foreign policy, who should run it? Of course, there are countless such websites, but only one that actually bears the name ForeignPolicy.com – and it is run by a veteran of the Clinton ...

At 9/11 Museum Gift Shop, the Tchotchkes Are Made In Asia - Bloomberg

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:19pm

Bloomberg

At 9/11 Museum Gift Shop, the Tchotchkes Are Made In Asia
Bloomberg
Earlier this year, there was considerable controversy about whether it is appropriate to have a gift shop in the newly opened National September 11 Memorial and Museum. Now, another set of questions has arisen about where the merchandise should come ...

Russell Brand keeps talking about 9/11 - New York Daily News

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:05am

New York Daily News

Russell Brand keeps talking about 9/11
New York Daily News
The only thing you can predict about actor/comedian/social commentator Russell Brand is that you'll never have a clue what he's going to say or do next. The brilliantly articulate 39-year-old Brit is often self-destructive, always creative and an ...

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Interoperable Communications Show Dramatic Improvement Since 9/11, But ... - HSToday

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:26am

Interoperable Communications Show Dramatic Improvement Since 9/11, But ...
HSToday
The 9/11 Commission report—the official report of the events leading up to the September 11, 2001 attacks—examined challenges to first response efforts in the wake of communications failures at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and in Shanksville, ...

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MSNBC Brings on 9/11, JFK Conspiracy Theorist Jesse Ventura to Slam Keystone - Media Research Center

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 9:44am

Media Research Center

MSNBC Brings on 9/11, JFK Conspiracy Theorist Jesse Ventura to Slam Keystone
Media Research Center
During that answer, the conspiracy theorist offered a possible allusion to his belief that 9/11 was an inside job and that a missile hit the Pentagon. While discussing the impact of building the pipeline, he sarcastically mocked, "They've [the ...

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Campus welcomes 9/11 'Survivor Tree' saplings - The Daily Star

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 6:02am

Campus welcomes 9/11 'Survivor Tree' saplings
The Daily Star
The “Survivor Tree” has since been recovered and rehabilitated, and is cared for at the 9/11 Memorial by Bartlett Tree Experts. Each year, saplings from the Survivor Tree are gifted to communities through the Survivor Tree Seedling Program, a ...

Drone operators had Bin Laden in crosshairs a year before 9/11 - RT

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 5:19am

RT

Drone operators had Bin Laden in crosshairs a year before 9/11
RT
​The first American to ever launch a drone strike from an armed unmanned aerial vehicle now says he had Osama Bin Laden in his crosshairs in 2000, a full year before the terrorist attacks of September 11. According to an essay published this week by ...

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Mary Fetchet lost her son on 9/11 - WTNH

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 9:29pm

Mary Fetchet lost her son on 9/11
WTNH
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (WTNH)– New Canaan's Mary Fetchet lost her son Brad on September 11, 2001. He had called her husband right after the first tower was hit; he was on the 89th floor of tower 2. That was the last time they heard from their 24-year-old ...

Meet Bretagne, one of the last 9/11 Ground Zero search dogs - CNN

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:46pm

CNN

Meet Bretagne, one of the last 9/11 Ground Zero search dogs
CNN
Disaster City is a classroom for chaos -- a manufactured jungle of concrete, rebar and other rubble you might find in the aftermath of a hurricane or explosion or the 9/11 attacks. "It's like a playground for first responders," says Corliss, a member ...

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MSNBC Brings on 9/11, JFK Conspiracy Theorist Jesse Ventura to Slam Keystone - NewsBusters (blog)

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 4:31pm

NewsBusters (blog)

MSNBC Brings on 9/11, JFK Conspiracy Theorist Jesse Ventura to Slam Keystone
NewsBusters (blog)
During that answer, the conspiracy theorist offered a possible allusion to his belief that 9/11 was an inside job and that a missile hit the Pentagon. While discussing the impact of building the pipeline, he sarcastically mocked, "They've [the ...

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