Ground Zero

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: Family, friends and colleagues of those killed in the 9/11 and the 1993 bombing terror attacks participate in the annual commemoration ceremony at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum on September 11, 2021 in New York City. The nation is marking the 20th anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, when the terrorist group al-Qaeda flew hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center, Shanksville, PA and the Pentagon, killing nearly 3,000 people. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Thousands gather to honor lives lost on 9/11

Thousands came together in New York City and across the nation as the U.S. paid tribute to those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001. Ceremonies were held all across New York City, Shanksville, Pennsylvania and at the Pentagon as the nation vows to never forget 9/11.