twin towers

Jon Stewart Blasts Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) On 9/11 Victim Compensation Bill
Former late-night host Jon Stewart pleaded to Congress for additional funding for the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.
I didn't know when the attack would end and whether my four-mile distance from Ground Zero was far enough to keep me safe
Camilo José Vergara's photographs, spanning 46 years, are on display this fall for the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
I woke up at the crack of dawn to catch a 6:45 AM flight from New York City to Pittsburgh for a business meeting, kissed my fiancé Adam goodbye, and jumped into a black Town Car. Then everything changed.
The twin towers were marvels in the 1960's, a time when America served up other engineering wonders like the first Internet
I go up to the guy and say do you mind if I take a couple of pictures. He says "go ahead Kid!" I got into the flat/office
Every picture tells a story, but sometimes the story waits a long time to be told. Thirty years, in the case of this long-lost photograph.
This is the quote that came to mind when I recently heard the prejudiced and bigoted remarks by current Republican presidential
In the wake of the shock of Paris, I had allowed myself to adopt and believe what I now realize is a lie I've been telling myself - that this is the best we, the world, which includes me personally, can do, and there is no way it can or will ever get better.
Mid-late 1960s: West goes East. While it was John Lennon, Yoko Ono and Canada that initiated Rock n' Roll Diplomacy, George Harrison was the first to apply that concept to music.
This film is based on the true story of high-wire artist Philippe Petit who recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.
The New York Film Festival is underway and two of the biggest commercial titles of the fall are in its lineup. (They also happen to be opening this week). Neither of these lives up to the hype, though I recognize that will be a distinctly minority opinion.
Because isn't that what tragedy tends to do? It forces us to be extra sensitive to others, extra compassionate towards others
In the fourteen years since September 11, 2001, the world has changed in more ways than one can count.
Marcy Borders was dubbed “the dust lady” from this haunting photo of her covered ash after the south tower of the World Trade Center collapsed nearly 14 years ago.
Marcy Borders was working on the 81st floor of the World Trade Center's North Tower when the first plane hit.