September 11th attacks

New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza (L) is congratulated by teammates (2nd, L to R) Todd Ziele, Robin Ventura, Armando Benitez and Bobby Jones after the Mets beat the Atlanta Braves, 3-2, behind an eighth-inning, two-run home run by Piazza on September 21, 2001 at Shea Stadium. (Photo credit should read MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Sports’ Monumental Impact Following September 11, 2001

9/11 made sports seem so trivial yet titanic in one breath. 9/11 wasn’t just about a plane and a building, and Piazza’s fly ball was about more than putting a crooked number up on the scoreboard.

09/11/2012

Courtroom drawing shows Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (C) and co-defendant Walid Bin Attash (L) attending a pre-trial session in 2008 in Guantanamo Bay. (AFP PHOTO/POOL/ Janet Hamlin)

As Alleged 9/11 Plotters Face Judge, Those Who Lost Loved Ones Feel Bevy Of Emotions

Retired Deputy Fire Chief Jim Riches, who lost his son on 9/11, is spending the day watching the proceedings via closed circuit at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn along with about three-dozen other families.

05/05/2012

James Smith (left), police commissioner Raymond W. Kelly (center) and Patricia Smith unveil the new sign. (Credit: NYPD)

Madison Square Park Playground Named After September 11th Hero

Moira Ann Smith was one of 23 NYPD officers killed on September 11th. She evacuated hundreds of people out of Tower Two on that fateful day.

03/12/2012