9/11: 10 Years Later
Latest Baltimore 9/11: 10 Years Later
As we remember one of the most tragic days in modern history, we hear two stories of 9/11 told by two Marylanders who were in harm’s way. One was inside the World Trade Center and the other in the Pentagon when the planes hit.
Authorities say the credible terror threat focuses on New York City and nearby Washington D.C., so there will be an intense focus on area bridges in Maryland.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says Maryland has come a long way in improving homeland security over the last decade, but much remains to be done.
As the nation prepares to remember the Sept. 11 attacks this weekend, the state says its 7,000 miles of coastline need more protection.
The collapse of a massive crane brought in to repair earthquake damage at the Washington National Cathedral has forced a Sept. 11 commemoration with President Barack Obama to change venues, organizers said Thursday.
The nation’s capital will increase police presence through the observance of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, mirroring heightened security across the country.
“…nothing is more important than our country and the people who gave their lives. Really, it’s the families. I think about the kids who lost parents on that day. That’s what you play for. So, it’s just an honor to be a part of it.”
One of the few silver linings from 9/11 is that firefighters called to similar scenes are now better prepared for what they’ll face.
Are we safer? That’s the debate this week, as Americans reflect on the 10-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
A tribute concert at the Kennedy Center to mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks featuring Wynton Marsalis, Emmylou Harris and Denyce Graves will be streamed live on Facebook.
The 9/11 terror attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon eventually triggered two wars. Now two brothers from Maryland who fought the flames as firefighters will spend the 10th anniversary of 9/11 in uniform in Iraq.