Man who shot Virginia journalists identified with 9/11 attacks: Sheriff

Man who shot Virginia journalists identified with 9/11 attacks: Sheriff

The gunman who killed two Virginia television journalists on air carried out a well-planned assault and identified with mass murderers and the September 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, authorities said on Friday.

American 9/11 victim identified, nearly 14 years on

Nearly 14 years after the September 11 attacks on New York, the remains of a victim from the neighboring state of New Jersey has finally been identified.

9/11 anniversary: PM Modi spreads Swami Vivekananda’s message

If Swami Vivekananda's message of universal brotherhood been followed by the world, history would not have witnessed "dastardly acts" like 9/11 in the US, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.

After 9/11, `we tortured some folks`: Barack Obama

President Barack Obama acknowledged that US officials had "tortured some folks" in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks, but urged they not be judged too harshly.

9/11 mastermind says Quran `forbids` violence to spread Islam

The self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 attacks, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, has released a manifesto claiming that the Quran forbids the use of violence to spread Islam.

Nativity scenes at Guantanamo spark protest

Some troops at Guantanamo Bay want the US Navy to remove Nativity scenes and Christmas decorations from two base dining facilities, saying they improperly promote Christianity over other faiths.

Accused September 11 attacker expelled from Guantanamo courtroom

An accused conspirator in the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York and Washington was expelled from a courtroom at the Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal for being disruptive.

‘US ignored Qaeda plot warning that could avert 9/11 attacks’

The 9/11 terror attack could have been averted if the US had not ignored warning and leads about an earlier al Qaeda plot to hijack a commercial airliner, a judicial rights body has said, citing a just released classified report.

Boston airport apologises for fire drill on 9/11

Officials at Boston`s Logan International Airport are apologising for holding a fire drill, complete with smoke and flames, on the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

`US` nuclear facilities vulnerable to terrorist attacks`

A Pentagon commissioned report has revealed that US` nuclear facilities are vulnerable to terrorist attacks.

9/11 mastermind wanted to design vacuum cleaner in CIA prison

Confined to the basement of a CIA secret prison, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed asked his jailers whether he could design a vacuum cleaner?

Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq major victims of terror attacks: US

The US State Department Country Reports on Terrorism-2012 revealed that the core of al Qaeda has weakened in Pakistan.

Pakistan’s court declares US drone strikes as illegal

A Pakistani court directed the Foreign Ministry to move a resolution against the drone attacks in the United Nations.

Chunk of 9/11 airplane found in New York

New York police said Friday that they have found a fragment of one of two airplanes that slammed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

US doesn’t have `all answers to Boston terrorist attack`

The US does not have answers to all the questions related to the Boston terrorist attack, the White House has said.

Bush explains slow reaction to Sept 11 attacks

Former US president George W Bush wanted to project an aura of calm in a crisis.

Sept 11 attacks a `big lie`: Iran`s Ahmadinejad

Iran`s hardline President Mahmoud
Ahmadinejad has again questioned the official version of the
September 11 attacks in the US, calling it a "big lie" used as
an excuse to invade Afghanistan and Iraq.