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People gather at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2013(Photo by Alejandra Villa-Pool/Getty Images)

Tributes, Moments Of Silence Mark 9/11 Anniversary

A moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. Wednesday marked when the first plane hit the twin towers on a clear, sunny day in 2001. Then, families of the victims started reading aloud the names of those who died.

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A view of the Manhattan skyline from Hoboken, N.J. on Sept. 11, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Push Made To Designate 9/11 A National Holiday

Some people believe a holiday would help educate children about the day.

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A drill on the runway of Boston’s Logan Airport on September 11, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Boston’s Logan Airport Apologizes For Fire Drill On 9/11

Officials at Boston’s Logan International Airport apologized Wednesday for holding a fire drill, complete with smoke and flames, on the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

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Evelyn Vargas speaks outside St. Paul's Chapel on Sept. 11, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Brooklyn Grandmother, A Witness To 9/11 Attacks, Takes Another Step Toward Healing

Evelyn Vargas, who was working in lower Manhattan on Sept. 11, 2001, had a front-row seat to one of the nation’s most horrific events.

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A flower stands at the South reflecting pool at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center site.  (Photo by Stan Honda-Pool/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims With Memorials, Prayer Services

The Tri-State area commemorated the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with tributes, memorials and prayer services.

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Remembering Port Authority Workers On 9/11 ‘Must Continue,’ Chief Says

There were 84 Port Authority employees killed on 9/11. Six people died during the 1993 bombing.

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Veterans travel from Key West, Fla., to New York on jet skis. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Veterans Complete Trip Up Atlantic On Jet Skis To Mark 9/11 Anniversary

Families cheered the wounded vets as they pulled into the World Financial Center Marina, ending the final stage of the jet ski journey to raise money for charity.

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AT&T Pulls Tweet Showing Smartphone With 9/11 Memorial

AT&T elected Wednesday to take down a Twitter post showing smartphone snapping a photo of the “Tribute in Light” memorial to the 9/11 attacks.

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During 9/11 Names Ceremony, Teen Tells Obama Not To Bring Us To Another War

The reading of the names ceremony took a slight political turn Wednesday morning when a teenager who was reading the names of victims, mentioned her fallen uncle.

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NYPD Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Kelly: NYC Remains ‘Top Of Terrorist Target List’

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said it’s the consensus of the intelligence community that New York remains the No. 1 terrorist target in the United States.

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Bobby Valentine and Mike Piazza before the Mets' game against the Atlanta Braves at Shea Stadium on September 21, 2001. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Allsport/Getty Images)

On WFAN: Bobby Valentine Reflects On Mets’ Role Following 9/11

Valentine didn’t hold back, and admitted there were some raw feelings about how the Mets were perceived compared to the crosstown Yankees in the days and weeks that followed.

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Volunteers rebuild Cedar Grove Park on Staten Island, Sept. 11, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Volunteers Help Rebuild Staten Island Park To Honor 9/11, Sandy Victims

The sound of church bells and the smell of mulch have replaced the buzzing generators and fire smoke that came from a makeshift tent set up at Cedar Grove Park for displaced residents.

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (C), rides with members of the Fire Department of New York motorcycle club on September 11, 2013. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Billy Joel Lead 9/11 Motorcyle Ride Down West Side Highway

The ride started at 7 a.m., leaving from West 43rd Street and heading down to the World Trade Center site where participants held a memorial and prayer service.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama observe a moment of silence to mark the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks September 11, 2013 at the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sept. 11 Victims Honored At Pentagon, Flight 93 Memorial

President Barack Obama, along with first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and wife Jill Biden, walked out of the White House at 8:46 a.m., the moment the first plane hit the World Trade Center.

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