9/11

Norm Mineta

Norman Mineta, transportation secretary in 9/11 era, dies

Norman Mineta, who as federal transportation secretary ordered commercial flights grounded after the 9/11 terror attacks in 2001, has died

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A Tuesday like no other: State Dept. remembers its 9/11 first responders and a new generation of diplomats

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A Tuesday like no other: An oral history of 9/11 through the eyes of federal employees

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(AP Photo/John Minchillo)A mourner prays over the name cut-out of the deceased Emilio Pete Ortiz at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in New York. Americans will commemorate 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Questions remain about victim compensation 20 years after 9/11

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military spending

Trillions spent, trillions more projected to fund War on Terror

The Defense Department estimates Congress has appropriated something like $1.7 trillion for war-related expenses since Sept. 11, 2001. Neta Crawford at…

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Some holiday, right?

This is supposed to be a government holiday, but unless you have kids in school or either work in a bank or need to visit your credit union today, you…

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A U.S. flag is unfurled at sunrise on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at the Pentagon on the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Sept. 11, 2001: The horror and the healing

Ever since Sept. 11, 2001, Americans have marked each anniversary as a chance to remember those killed in the terrorist attacks in Washington, New York City and rural Pennsylvania.

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