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Rundown for September 9, 2011
12:05 PM EST 3 Comments

Muslim Hate Crime Victim Marks 9/11

After Sept. 11, many American Muslims felt the need to explain that they weren’t terrorists. 37-year old Rais Bhuiyan didn’t get the chance.

12:06 PM EST Comment

New York, Washington On Alert For Terror Threat

Counterterrorism officials are looking for three people who may be traveling to or in the U.S. to plant a car bomb on bridges or tunnels in New York City or Washington, based on a credible but unconfirmed tip that was received late Wednesday night.

12:15 PM EST 5 Comments

A Reluctant 9/11 Hero Looks Back

On Sept. 11 Michael Benfante carried a woman in a wheelchair down 68 floors of the north tower of the World Trade Center to safety. Everyone called him a hero, but ten years on he can’t stop thinking of the firemen he passed on the way down.

12:30 PM EST 2 Comments

A New York State Of Mind: Ten Years Later

A decade later, the repercussions of the terrorists attacks on Sept. 11 continue to be felt on a daily basis by ordinary New Yorkers.

12:50 PM EST 14 Comments

Musician Rhett Miller’s 9/11 Diary

The leader of the Old 97s lived three blocks from the World Trace Center towers and he and his girlfriend Erica were home when the planes hit. He reads from a diary he kept that day.

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

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‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

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