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Remembering 9/11

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Murders, Shootings On Track To Set Another Record Low In NYC

New York City was on track for another year with the fewest murders and shootings in recorded history.

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Tim Parlatore and Andrea Bereck got engaged on Sept. 11, 2013, near ground zero in Lower Manhattan. (Photo: CBS 2)

Couple Turns Somber Mood Of 9/11 Into Chance To Start New Life

Wednesday’s remembrance of the 9/11 terror attacks brought memories, tears and sadness to many people. But one couple decided to transform the horrors and sacrifice of that day into love and a new life together.

Bloomberg speaks to the Downtown Alliance (credit: NYC Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Says Era Of ‘Post-9/11 Uncertainty’ Is Over

When Bloomberg took office in January 2002, the World Trade Center site was still smoldering and there was doubt the city could recover. He says now the era of “post-9/11 uncertainty” is over.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.