STAFF BLOG NIE ROCKS! Remembering 9/11 Educational Tab
Wednesday is the 12th Anniversary of 9/11. Many students were very young or not even born on 9/11. Although it may be painful, let's remember those who passed and those that sacrificed to try to save ... Posted on 9/10/13 at 3:36 PM
OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! Sept. 11, Voldemort and the Boogeyman
Some of you may be wondering why I didn't write anything about Sept. 11 on its 10th anniversary. I suppose I just didn't want to be redundant; other people have offered great and weighty insights and ... Posted on 9/12/11 at 12:08 PM
STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Religious leaders organize 9/11 ceremony
Minnesotans will gather at the state Capitol Sept. 11 to remember terrorist attacks 10 years ago and to prove people from diverse backgrounds can work together.
Immediately after the attacks, most in... Posted on 8/29/11 at 10:11 AM
Govs. Jack Dalrymple of North Dakota and Mark Dayton of Minnesota ordered flags to be flown at half-staff at state and federal buildings on Sept. 11 to observe the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
The Pentagon revealed today that some partial, incinerated remains of 9/11 victims that could not be identified were sent to a landfill. The number of victims involved was unclear, but the report said the remains were from people killed when a terrorist-hijacked airliner struck the Pentagon, killing 184 people, and another crashed in Shanksville, Pa., killing 40, in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. There was no indication that remains from the attack on the World Trade Center in New York were involved.
A pilot accidentally locked himself in the bathroom aboard a flight to New York City and touched off a brief hijacking terror scare that underscored the fears about air travel that still linger more than a decade after 9/11.
VIDEO: Watch at bottom of article The findings highlight a dilemma for the Obama administration and Congress as they struggle to shrink the government's huge budget deficits and reconsider defense priorities while trying to keep public support for remaining involved in Iraq and Afghanistan for the longer term.
The developer of an Islamic cultural center that opened Wednesday evening near the site of the terrorist attacks that leveled the World Trade Center says the biggest error on the project was not involving the families of 9/11 victims from the start.
Karen Zraick and Verena Dobnik
, September 21, 2011
Since Sept. 11, 2001, the date on which approximately 3,000 people died in the attacks, some 12.1 million people have been killed by abortion. That’s like wiping out the combined populations of New York, Los Angeles and Denver.
Exactly 10 years ago, ground zero was a smoking, fire-spitting tomb, a ghastly pile of rubble and human remains. On Monday it was a place of serenity — an expanse of trees and water in the middle of a bustling city — as the 9/11 memorial opened to the public.
Samantha Gross and Verena Dobnik
, September 12, 2011
Fighter jets were scrambled to escort two commercial flights into New York City and Detroit "out of an abundance of caution" after crews reported suspicious activity on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, officials said.
David N. Goodman and Tom Hays
, September 12, 2011
The remains of those killed aboard Flight 93 in rural Pennsylvania were buried in a private ceremony for family members of the 40 passengers and crew, who were joined by those who responded to the scene on Sept. 11, 2001.
Joe Mandak and Kevin Begos
, September 12, 2011
Video interviews throughout article Four soldiers tell how Sept. 11 impacted their lives forever Despite their physical remoteness from New York, Washington and Pennsylvania, the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 have deeply affected the lives of thousands of North Dakotans in the past decade.
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