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Stories with subject: Terrorist attacks
  • Senate's newest class speaks out on foreign policy 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 4:48 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America's next moves.

  • 9/11 museum film draws heat for portrayal of Islam 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 3:04 pm
  • NEW YORK - A film that will be shown at the National September 11 Memorial Museum when it opens next month unfairly links Islam and terrorism, clergy members said in letters demanding it be changed.

  • Sept. 11 artifact arrives in Marseilles 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 1:52 pm
  • MARSEILLES, Illinois - A piece of the Pentagon from the Sept. 11 attacks will be added to a veterans' memorial in central Illinois.

  • Grand Coulee fishing spot closed since 9/11 opens 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:19 pm
  • GRAND COULEE, Washington - A popular fishing spot below the Grand Coulee Dam has reopened for the first time since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

  • US: Forfeiture deal over Iran assets sets record 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 11:40 pm
  • NEW YORK - A federal judge has approved plans to sell a 36-story Manhattan office building and other properties owned by Iran nationwide in what will be the largest terrorism-related forfeiture ever, a prosecutor said Thursday.

  • Bullhorn used by Bush goes to Sept. 11 museum 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 4:46 pm
  • DALLAS - The bullhorn George W. Bush used as president to address rescuers at ground zero in the days after Sept. 11, 2001, has been sent to the national museum opening next month in New York City dedicated to chronicling the terrorist attacks.

  • Mass shooting victims' families helping Fort Hood 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 10:19 pm
  • DALLAS - Dozens of families who lost loved ones during Sept. 11, the shooting at Connecticut's Sandy Hook elementary school and other attacks are trying to support victims of similar tragedies with a new fund, and its first efforts will focus on last week's shootings at Fort Hood.

  • US official: NY terror case a win for civil courts 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 2:46 am
  • NEW YORK - A jury's conviction of the al-Qaida spokesman who warned Americans that the "storm of airplanes" would not stop after the Sept. 11 attacks prompted Attorney General Eric Holder to claim victory for the civil court system, signaling terror suspects arrested in the future in the U.S. or abroad will routinely face justice in civil courts rather than military tribunals.