Mark “Say Hello to Your Mother for Me” Wahlberg might play a rogue vigilante in his new movie Contraband, but his recent boasts in Men’s Journal about how he would have handled the hijackers during September 11th is over the line, according to one widow of the attacks. Read More
Although the loss of almost 3,000 lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center understandably dominated headlines in the days and weeks that followed, the events also resulted in the loss of troves of important documents and at least two major works of art, sculptures by Auguste Rodin and Alexander Calder, the Associated Press notes today. Read More
An atheist group has filed suit against the National September 11th Memorial and Museum, in an attempt to prevent a cross-shaped section of steel, salvaged from the ruins of the World Trade Center, from being included in the planned museum at ground zero.
The group, American Atheists, said that including the cross unfairly favors Christianity over other religions in the public space. Read More
On Sunday, Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi wrote an op-ed in the Daily News in which he explained why he was against the 9/11 Health Bill.
“The American people need to know that money is being used effectively because frankly, the nation can’t afford careless spending, no matter how well-intentioned,” Enzi wrote.
The op-ed led Manhattan Read More