They didn’t get a permit, but that’s not stopping them.
A Wisconsin golf course owner who advertised nine holes of golf for $9.11 to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks apologized Tuesday and said he might temporarily close the club following a backlash that included death threats.
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the admitted mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, asked the CIA if they would allow him to design a vacuum cleaner while in prison.
The second round of pretrial hearings in the Sept. 11 case sputtered to a close Thursday with the judge ordering the government to remove censorship equipment from the courtroom at the U.S. base in Cuba but little progress on fundamental legal issues that must be resolved before the long-stalled case can go to trial.
The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
Eleven years ago today, the sporting world changed as did the rest of the world. One current Redskin recalls his rookie season in New York, driving on Long Island and looking ahead to see the city skyline covered in a wall of smoke. For the first time since the assassination of JFK, no one’s mind was on sports.
Memorial services will be held country-wide today in remembrance of the attacks on 9/11, with multiple memorials in Washington, D.C.
CBS will provide a broad look back and forward with special programming during the weekend marking the historic 10th anniversary of the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
The White House released the text of the President’s statement. Read his remarks.