December 23, 2010 Discovered in the rubble of the World Trade Center, the pear tree was nursed back to health and now is a symbol of ground zero's rebirth.
December 22, 2010 According to New York's Daily News: "To win GOP support, the proposal was trimmed down to 5 years at $4.3 billion."
Sen. Tom Coburn, R-OK.
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December 21, 2010 The $6.2 billion measure aims to pay the health care costs of police officers, firefighters and others who became ill from working at ground zero. Coburn wants it to be paid for with cuts in other spending, not a fee on some imports.
Firefighters make their way through the rubble of the World Trade Center in New York on Sept. 11, 2001.
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December 20, 2010 After being held up in the Senate for about two weeks, supporters now say the votes are there to pass legislation that would help those who fell ill after rushing to help on 9/11.
The World Trade Center towers, on 9/11/2001.
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September 22, 2010 Conservative critics are already saying that the president's really talking about a "bargain" -- that American's shouldn't overreact to terrorist attacks.
September 11, 2010 Photographer Ira Block was armed with a camera the day the twin towers fell. Nine years later, he has a memorial series.
August 13, 2010 President Barack Obama backed the right of Muslims to build a New York mosque near the 9/11 site.
June 15, 2010 U.S. Man Seeking Bin Laden 'Not Crazy': Brother
November 25, 2009 WikiLeaks is releasing an archive of text messages detailing life and death and everything in between on September 11, 2001.
November 19, 2009 Today's Talk: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed returns to NYC, Tom Ricks gives you a reading list, Ken Auletta talks Google, and modern indentured servitude in Florida's fields.
October 6, 2008 We know the financial crisis is big, but how big? Even bigger than 9/11, argues David Rothkopf.
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September 11, 2008 The class of 2002 entered West Point in a time of peace... then came 9/11, and many of them became officers on the front lines of Iraq and Afghanistan.
September 11, 2008 9/11 -- it's an anniversary that's almost inescapable. What does this day mean to you?
June 2, 2008 KSM, alleged orchestrator of the 9/11 attacks, sees his day in court at Gitmo.
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February 11, 2008 The Pentagon announced charges against six detainees at Guantanamo Bay, so what happens now?
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