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Official Gazette, 9/11 anniversary, Samsung Note 7 ban | 12PM wRap

Sep 12, 2016 - 1:33 PM

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United States marks 15th anniversary of 9/11

Sep 11, 2016 - 11:27 PM

UPDATED The United States marks the 15th anniversary of the 9 11 attacks with solemn services to commemorate the victims of the deadliest terror strikes on US soil which changed the world forever

A man photographs beams of light symbolizing the two World Trade Center towers the night before the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States on September 10, 2016 in New York, New York. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

World Trade Center becomes highest NY tower

May 01, 2012 - 3:06 PM

Coming on the eve of the anniversary of the killing by US forces of Osama bin Laden mastermind of the al Qaeda attack that demolished the former World Trade Center the moment was marked by a celebration of technical prowess and flag waving patriotism

NYC'S TALLEST. One World Trade Center building, which is under construction on the site of the destroyed original World Trade Center, is seen on April 30, 2012 in New York City. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP