September 11th

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Local Author Sheds New Light On Heroism Of Flight 93 Passengers

The National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/10/2014

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Relief Fund Still Helping Familes Affected By Sept. 11th

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Rick Applegate from Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners gives his Moneytalk report with Larry and John every morning and 13 years ago the company was hit with a devastating loss.

Cantor Fitzgerald occupied offices at the top of the World Trade Center and on September 11th 2001 the company lost 658 employees during the attacks.
Edie Lutnick who lost her brother Gary on September 11th is the co-founder and president of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/09/2014

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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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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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TSA To Allow Pocket Knives On Plane

For years, TSA has confiscated all kinds of personal property, like baseball bats, golf clubs, and, of course, knives. But soon some of the rules will change.

03/05/2013

Mitt Romney speaks to the National Guard Association (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.

09/12/2012

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Remembering 9/11, Soldiers Deploy From 911th Airlift Wing

Today’s deployment on the 11-year anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks was led by a flag ceremony followed by moments of silence marking the exact times each plane crashed. It’s Brian Westfall’s second deployment. He’s leaving behind his wife, Jennifer, and son, Camden.

09/11/2012

Flight 93 National Memorial Marks 11th Anniversary Of 9/11

Officials with the Flight 93 National Memorial have released a schedule of events for the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11.

08/30/2012

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“Families For A Peaceful Tomorrow” Members Discuss Coping With Loss

KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore talks with Terry Rockerfeller and Marsh O’Connor, who are members of the organization Families for a Peaceful Tomorrow.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/29/2012

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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

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

Sunday Morning With Rob Pratte

On Sunday’s show, Rob Pratte talked with Andy Amrhein to get his thoughts on Sept. 11.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/04/2011

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08/31/2011

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Flag Shop Designs Special Banners For 9/11

A flag shop in Castle Shannon is raising funds for the Flight 93 memorial in Somerset County. Cliff Ruderer, owner of The Flag Factory, designed a pair of flags to commemorate 9/11.

08/30/2011

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Former Intelligence Officer, 9/11 Families Weigh In On Bin Laden’s Death

President Barack Obama says Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans, was killed in an operation led by the United States.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/02/2011

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