9/11

The cast of the national tour of "Come From Away," including Becky Gulsvig, who plays pilot Beverley Bass.
Matthew Murphy/Courtesy of Kimmel Center
Lauren Lipton
October 20, 2019 - 9:22 am
The award winning musical "Come From Away" opens at the Academy of Music this week, and it tells the story of all the planes and people who were diverted on 9/11 to the small town of Gander, Newfoundland.
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Thirteen children of firefighters who died at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, and six whose fathers died of 9/11-related illnesses, graduated from the city's fire department during an emotional ceremony.
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CNN
September 25, 2019 - 9:19 am
Thirteen children of firefighters who died at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, and six whose fathers died of 9/11-related illnesses, have graduated from the city's fire department during an emotional ceremony.
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Visitors look at the waterfalls at the World Trade Center Memorial in New York.
Mark Lennihan/AP Photo
AP News
September 11, 2019 - 8:56 am
Americans are commemorating 9/11 with mournful ceremonies, volunteering, appeals to "never forget" and rising attention to the terror attacks' extended toll on responders. Read more here.
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Garden of Reflection in Lower Makefield Township
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Tim Jimenez
September 11, 2019 - 7:33 am
On the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, many from the Philadelphia area are gathering at the Garden of Reflection in Lower Makefield, Bucks County, to remember the lives lost that day and the lives changed forever since.
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Running.
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Mike Dougherty
September 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
A group of runners from the Delaware Valley will mark 9/11 this year by running from D.C. to New York with a stop in Center City along the way, and another group will ride their bikes to the crash site in Schwenksville.
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President Donald Trump speaks before signing H.R. 1327, an act ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, July 29, 2019, in Washington.
Alex Brandon/AP Photo
July 29, 2019 - 10:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. Appearing in the Rose Garden on Monday with first responders from the 2001 terrorist attacks, Trump approved a bill extending the fund...
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Luis Alvarez
US Network Pool via AP, Pool
July 01, 2019 - 12:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A funeral will be held Wednesday for a former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund. Detective Luis Alvarez appeared with former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart last month to plead with Congress to extend the...
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Jon Stewart
J. Scott Applewhite/AP
June 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9/11 attacks. Stewart mocked McConnell on Colbert's "Late Show" Monday...
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Mark Bingham and Alice Hoagland
CNN
April 10, 2019 - 7:35 am
By Eoghan Macguire (CNN) -- Alice Hoagland recalls the last time she spoke with her son, Mark Bingham. It was September 11, 2001, and Bingham was on board the hijacked United Flight 93. "He just called and said, 'Mom, I want to tell you that I love you. I'm on a flight from Newark to San Francisco...
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Cockpit
Andrew Kramer
October 11, 2018 - 10:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The Saracini Aviation Safety Act was recently signed into law by President Donald Trump as part of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. Ellen Saracini has been an advocate of the bill since it was introduced in February 2017. "The Saracini Aviation Safety Act would...
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