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Freedom Tower Bedazzles the Night Owl Crowd!

From the time you enter the Freedom Tower (officially known as One World Trade Center) to the time you leave you are amazed at how from one building’s 101st floor fully indoor observatory you can see all of NYC, Hoboken (NJ), and Long Island. 170 more words

World Trade Center

9/11. Witness, refugee, and personal history. Richard Corriere

This blog is an  history of my experiences being smack dab in the middle of 9/11.

My family and I watched the plances come over, were forced from our home, and underwent terrifying experiences. 98 more words

Richard Corriere

9/11 - Post 1. Date: 9/11/2001. Witness to terror. Richard Corriere

Date: 9/11/2001

Yes, we are all OK. The first plane flew less than 100 feet over our deck. The sound of the plane was deafening.  I thought a helicopter was crashing on our deck which looked over the WTC. 590 more words


Freedom Tower 

A friend of mine is visiting from Boston and so finally I get to do some touristy things in my own city. I’ve lived here basically my entire life and have still never been to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, but today I crossed the… 240 more words

Never-before-seen pictures inside the White House on September 11, 2001

In one photo, then-Vice President Dick Cheney rests his feet on his desk as he watches a live TV news report of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. 1,095 more words


Photos: White House bunker on 9/11

(CNN) More than 350 photos focusing on then-Vice President Dick Cheney and other Bush administration officials on September 11, 2001, have been released following a Freedom of Information Act request. 81 more words