Tag Archives: 9/11

PTSD, Binge Drinking Persist For Survivors Of 9/11 In Epic Proportions

When discussing the tragedy that was September 11, 2001, many people speak of the people who died, who perished while working for Cantor Fitzgerald in the twin towers, who died on a plane that crashed into the twin towers or in a Pennsylvania field, the hundreds of firefighters who lost their lives, entire companies wiped out in one tragic instant. ...

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President Obama marks 15th 9/11 anniversary with call for unity

President Obama marked the 15th anniversary of the horrific 9/11 attacks with a call for unity, a celebration of diversity and a reminder that Americans will never give into fear. “It is so important today that we reaffirm our character as a nation, of people drawn from every corner of the world, every color, every religion, every background,” Obama told ...

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Ex-EPA boss Whitman apologizes for bad info on 9/11 air quality

The former head of the Environmental Protection Agency apologized for the first time for her declaration a week after 9/11 that the air in lower Manhattan was safe to breathe. Christine Todd Whitman conceded Friday that it was a mistake to give the all-clear at Ground Zero and said she was sorry for the ongoing health crisis that still grips ...

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Who was the FALLING MAN of 9/11? Mystery surrounds the victim of Twin Towers terror attack

The atrocity was carried out by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists, who used four hijacked passenger jets to destroy the Twin Towers in New York City and attack the Pentagon, with huge loss of life on board and on the ground.  After 15 years, the physical impact at the three crash sights has long disappeared. The doomed Twin Towers and the shocking ...

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Dramatic footage shows Hillary Clinton’s knees buckle when 'fainting' at 9/11 event

It follows Mrs Clinton being taken ill in New York today. Mrs Clinton arrived at the event at Ground Zero where the twin towers fell 15 years ago at 8.18am local time. But she left around 90 minutes later. Reporters who attempted to follow her were blocked as her security team helped her leave the event. Her campaign team later ...

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House OKs bill allowing 9/11 victim families to sue Saudi Arabia

The House, with the 15th anniversary of 9/11 looming, approved legislation Friday permitting victims’ families to sue Saudi Arabia over the terrorist attack. Passage of the bipartisan legislation will likely prove a pyrrhic victory as the White House has already indicated President Obama will veto the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). But the House vote voice, coming four ...

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Trump doubles down on comments that blame Bush for 9/11

Steve Helber/AP Donald Trump said that some of George W. Bush’s immigration policies may have led to the 9/11 attacks. “I believe that if I were running things, I doubt that those people would have been in the country.” For a third day in a row, Republican front-runner Donald Trump doubled down Sunday on his controversial comments that George W. ...

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Ben Carson distances himself from Trump's comments on 9/11

Andrew Harnik/AP When asked if he would blame George W. Bush for the 9/11 attacks, Ben Carson said “I certainly don’t think so,” and also said he doubts Trump actually meant to blame the former President for the attacks. Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson distanced himself Sunday from Donald Trump’s controversial assertion that George W. Bush was to blame for ...

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