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USS Somerset Becomes Floating Tribute To Flight 93 Victims

The USS Somerset officially became a U.S. Navy warship Saturday.

03/01/2014

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Invasive Insects Threaten Trees Containing Remains Of Flight 93

An invasive species of insects is threatening the hemlock tree grove that contains the remains of passengers and crew from Flight 93.

11/06/2013

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Coast Guard Honors Victims Of 9/11

Ceremonies in Washington DC, New York City and Shanksville commemorate the events of 9-11, but the Coast Guard wanted to give the people of Pittsburgh an opportunity to reflect some twelve-years later.

09/11/2013

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Flight 93 Memorial Honors Sept. 11 Victims

The Flight 93 National Memorial plans to honor victims of the Sept. 11 attacks with a bell-ringing ceremony at the time when United Flight 93 crashed in a western Pennsylvania field, killing 40 passengers and crew.

09/11/2013

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Ground Broken For New Flight 93 Visitors Center In Shanksville

Ground was broken Tuesday for the next phase of the Flight 93 National Memorial, a visitors’ center covering nearly 7,000 square feet.

09/10/2013

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Local National Parks Have Summer Fun For All Ages

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Mary Ellen Snyder of the National Parks Service about fun events at Western PA National Parks.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/24/2013

Flight 93 Memorial Preview Video Released

The public is getting a look at what the completed Flight 93 Memorial in Somerset County may look like.

03/04/2013

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Ceremony Honors Flight 93 Victims

The heroes who fought back against terrorists who had hijacked United Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001, will be remembered Tuesday morning.

09/11/2012

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Unidentified Remains Of Flight 93 Victims To Be Buried

On the heels of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the families of the Flight 93 victims will face another difficult day with another solemn ceremony set to take place.

09/12/2011

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Flight 93 Heroes Honored In Shanksville On 10th Anniversary Of 9/11

Thousands of people gathered in Shanksville on Sunday to pay their respects to the heroes who were on board Flight 93 when it went down in an open field 10 years ago in Somerset County.

09/11/2011

Families of those killed on United Airlines Flight 93 gathered the day after Osama Bin Laden's death was announced. (credit: CBSPittsburgh.com)

Flight 93 Memorial Site To Be Dedicated

A dedication ceremony will take place at the Flight 93 Memorial on Saturday.

09/10/2011

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10 Years Later: Flight 93 Memorial Site

On Saturday, a dedication of the first phase of the Flight 93 Memorial will come following years of controversy about how to honor the heroic passengers.

09/09/2011

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Steeler Great Rocky Bleier Remembers Flight 93

Former Steeler RB Rocky Bleier spoke to Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.

93-7 The Fan–09/09/2011

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Stonycreek Twp. Residents Forever Linked To 9/11

When the passengers of United Airlines Flight 93 made the decision to try and retake the plane, the people on the ground in Stonycreek Township, Somerset County had no idea how their lives were about to change – forever.

09/08/2011

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Shanksville Embraces Role In Aftermath Of Flight 93 Crash

With a horrific explosion and an earth-shaking rumble, the future of Shanksville and Stoney Creek Township was sealed. “We’re a part of history now,” says Rick King who owns Ida’s Store and is a member of the volunteer fire department.

09/07/2011

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