9-11 http://wamc.org en NYS Senator Urges Governor To Sign Bill To Include 9/11 Firefighters' Kids http://wamc.org/post/nys-senator-urges-governor-sign-bill-include-911-firefighters-kids <p>A New York state senator from the Hudson Valley is calling on the governor to sign legislation concerning the children of 9/11 firefighters.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Republican state Senator Greg Ball is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign a bill into law that he says would help children of firefighters who died as a result of illnesses from response to and recovery efforts from the September 11th terrorist attacks.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 01:36:19 +0000 Allison Dunne 73411 at http://wamc.org NYS Senator Urges Governor To Sign Bill To Include 9/11 Firefighters' Kids 9/11 - Never Forget http://wamc.org/post/911-never-forget <p>Dear WAMC Listeners,<br><br>Today marks 12 years since 9/11. Two years ago, I was in New York City for the 10th Anniversary of the "Attack on America."<br><br>I wanted to share this important&nbsp; story with you once again.<br> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:42:31 +0000 Dave Lucas 73383 at http://wamc.org 9/11 - Never Forget "Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden from 9/11 to Abbottabad" by Peter Bergen http://wamc.org/post/manhunt-ten-year-search-bin-laden-911-abbottabad-peter-bergen <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For more than two decades, he was the target of intense scrutiny, with an entire unit at the CIA dedicated to tracking his every move and trying to determine what violence he might perpetrate. When 9/11 confirmed Osama bin Laden's intentions, these same analysts and operatives were now blamed for failing to prevent it, though they had spent years warning about the possibility of an attack.</span></p><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 63687 at http://wamc.org "Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden from 9/11 to Abbottabad" by Peter Bergen "The Terror Courts" by Jess Bravin http://wamc.org/post/terror-courts-jess-bravin <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks, the U.S. rounded up hundreds of suspected terrorists in Afghanistan and around the world. Many ended up at a special military detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.</p><p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 59411 at http://wamc.org "The Terror Courts" by Jess Bravin 9/11 families press fight over remains at museum http://wamc.org/post/911-families-press-fight-over-remains-museum <p></p><p>NEW YORK (AP) — A group of Sept. 11 families is pressing on with its fight over a plan to put unidentified remains from the 2001 attacks in the museum at the World Trade Center site.</p><p>The group filed a lawsuit seeking contact information for families of the trade center victims so they can poll the families about how the remains should be handled.</p><p>A judge denied the request but the group appealed, and oral arguments on the appeal are set for today at the Appellate Division in Manhattan.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:57:21 +0000 Associated Press 55360 at http://wamc.org 9/11 families press fight over remains at museum No TV broadcast of Guantanamo 9/11 trial http://wamc.org/post/no-tv-broadcast-guantanamo-911-trial <p></p><p>SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A military judge has denied a request to allow television broadcast coverage of the Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal for five men charged in the Sept. 11 attacks.</p><p>Defense lawyers requested TV coverage of proceedings at the U.S. base in Cuba. But the Defense Department had authorized only closed-circuit broadcast to several military bases in the northeast U.S.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:22:52 +0000 Associated Press 55015 at http://wamc.org No TV broadcast of Guantanamo 9/11 trial SUNY Plattsburgh Remembers 9-11 and Alumna Killed in Twin Tower Collapse http://wamc.org/post/suny-plattsburgh-remembers-9-11-and-alumna-killed-twin-tower-collapse <p>Students, faculty, and staff of the SUNY college here gathered at Hawkins Pond this afternoon, where a memorial to two alumna is placed. On September 11th,&nbsp; Robert Sutcliffe, class of 1984, and William Erwin, class of 1992, died in the collapse of the Twin Towers. &nbsp;<br><br>In front of the memorial, History Professor Doug Skopp remembers his late students.<br><br>Many of the students attending the college now were in elementary school when the Twin Towers were destroyed, including Student Association President Charles Sanchez.<br> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 47621 at http://wamc.org SUNY Plattsburgh Remembers 9-11 and Alumna Killed in Twin Tower Collapse