9/11 illness kills 3 retired firefighters in 1 day

The Fire Department of New York says three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have died on the same day from illnesses related to the September 11, 2001 attacks.

DNA: Obama unveils strategy against ISIS on eve of 9/11

US President Barack Obama unveiled his administration’s strategy for military action against the Islamic State (ISIS) on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

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In first, NYC memorial to be open on night of 9/11

The September 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year, marking the first time the general public will be able to visit ground zero on the commemoration date.

Shiva temple swept away, prayers at Kedarnath to begin on Sept 11

Swollen waters of the Bhagirathi following incessant overnight rains washed away a famous Shiva temple in Uttarkashi.

Defendants sit out Guantanamo hearing in 9/11 case

The Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal is back in session in the September 11 case, but without the defendants.

US confirms Osama bin Laden`s son-in-law capture in Jordan

Al Qaeda propagandist Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is expected to be in US federal court in New York on Friday in an initial hearing to face terror charges.

Judge grants access to secret Guantanamo camp

The judge presiding over the September 11 war crimes tribunal is allowing defence lawyers their first chance to see the secret section of the Guantanamo Bay prison.

US won`t drop conspiracy charge against 9/11 plotters

The Pentagon appointee overseeing the Guantanamo war crimes court has refused to drop conspiracy charges against five accused plotters of the 9/11 attacks.

Al Qaeda releases 9/11 anniversary video

Al Qaeda`s leader claims in a video posted on the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks that his warriors "defeated America in Iraq".

Final resting place of 9/11 victims - a landfill

The Pentagon revealed that
partial, incinerated remains of some September 11 victims that could not be identified were sent to a landfill.

Williams to carry U.S. hopes on 9/11 anniversary

Six months after she nearly died, Serena Williams finds herself carrying the hopes of a grieving nation at the U.S. Open.

A decade on, rise of BRICs shaped by September 11

As his global teleconference broke up in disarray on September 11, 2001, a top economist at a US investment bank began to ponder what the attacks on the United States might tell him about the future shape of the world. His conclusions had little to do with Al Qaeda.

US: Bush hails 9/11 heroes, Obama urges vigilance

The spectre of fresh threats hung over Americans as they readied to mark 9/11.

Military raises alert level ahead of September 11

The Pentagon was among the targets of the 9/11 attacks, in which al Qaeda killed almost 3000.

Al Qaeda plotted train attack to mark Sept 11

Al Qaeda was looking into trying to tip a train by tampering with rails.

US stalls on September 11 trial for 5 at Gitmo

US hasn`t made a decision on whether to seek a military or civilian trial.

Years later, looking for traces of Sept 11 victims

While much of New York has tried to return to normal since September 11, 2001, the search for victims of the World Trade Center attacks goes on every day.

Al Qaeda sleeper agent sentenced to over 8 years

A US judge sentenced al Qaeda sleeper agent Ali al-Marri to more than eight years in prison, rejecting pleas from prosecutors for a much longer jail term.