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NEW YORK | The Latest: Loved ones finish reading names of 9/11 victims

NEW YORK — The Latest on the commemoration of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (all times local): 1 p.m.r Relatives and friends of the people lost in the Sept. 11 terror attacks have finished reciting their names at a solemn ceremony at the World Trade Center in New York City. Tuesday’s ceremony to commemorate the … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Loved ones finish reading names of 9/11 victims

NEW YORK | The Latest: Pence: Terrorists ‘failed’ to ‘break our spirit’

NEW YORK — The Latest on the commemoration of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (all times local): 10:50 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence has told family members of the 184 people killed at the Pentagon on 9/11 that the nation still grieves with them. Pence spoke Tuesday at the Pentagon Memorial. He said it’s important … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Pence: Terrorists ‘failed’ to ‘break our spirit’

Delaware News: Flag lowering for Patriot Day

DOVER, DE – By a joint resolution approved 12/18/2001, (Public Law 107-89) September 11th of each year has been designated as “Patriot Day”.  This law also directs the flags be lowered to half-staff for the entire day on September 11th. In concurrence with this directive, Delaware Governor Carney has ordered the U. S. and Delaware … Continue reading Delaware News: Flag lowering for Patriot Day

U.S. Political News: Congressman Mike Rogers, America Will Never Forget

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement yesterday in advance of the 17th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks and the sixth anniversary of the deadly attack on Americans in Benghazi, Libya. “The September 11th attacks in 2001, still invoke feelings of sadness, loss and tragedy.  Folks across East Alabama and … Continue reading U.S. Political News: Congressman Mike Rogers, America Will Never Forget

MADRID | Spain: Photos leaked of suspects in attacks that killed 16

MADRID  — Spanish media are publishing previously unseen photographs of some of the men authorities identified as the extremists behind last year’s terror attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town. La Vanguardia newspaper reported Tuesday that the photos were leaked from the police investigation of the Aug. 17-18 vehicle attacks that left 16 people … Continue reading MADRID | Spain: Photos leaked of suspects in attacks that killed 16

Crowds pack Spanish streets for colorful Epiphany parades

MADRID/January 05, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Parents and their children are packing city sidewalks across Spain to watch colorful parades celebrating Epiphany, the day Christians observe the visit the Three Kings made to the baby Jesus. The processions on Friday, held on the eve of Epiphany, feature decorative floats with people dressed as the kings and bearing gifts … Continue reading Crowds pack Spanish streets for colorful Epiphany parades

Russian spy agencies prevented 60 terror attacks, Putin says

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press MOSCOW/December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — President Vladimir Putin hailed Russian spies on their professional holiday Wednesday, saying they have thwarted more than 60 terror attacks in Russia this year. In a Kremlin speech marking the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Bolshevik secret police, the Cheka, Putin emphasized that … Continue reading Russian spy agencies prevented 60 terror attacks, Putin says

Evolving Trump: From business celeb on 9/11 to stern leader

WASHINGTON/September 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.News)  — In the 16 years since the Sept. 11 terror attacks, Donald Trump has evolved from a celebrity developer whose first public thoughts were about Manhattan’s suddenly altered skyline to the combative commander in chief who warned “savage killers” on Monday “there is no dark corner beyond our reach.” Trump was … Continue reading Evolving Trump: From business celeb on 9/11 to stern leader