The Senate Homeland Security Committee held a hearing to evaluate U.S. security 20 years since the 9/11 attacks. FBI Director Christopher Wray testified on Tuesday and said the number of domestic terrorism cases in the U.S. has more than doubled since spring of last year.
Congressional leaders commemorated 20 years since the September 11 attacks. A remembrance ceremony was held on the east front center steps of the Capitol on Monday and included top lawmakers from both parties and chambers.
Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta warned the Taliban was likely to harbor foreign terrorists and advised the Intelligence community to be on guard. In an interview on Saturday, the former CIA chief said the same Taliban, which took over Afghanistan, was in control on September 11, 20 years ago.
The FBI released the first document of several anticipated reports, which has detailed its investigation into the September 11 attacks. The release came late Saturday in time to mark 20 years since the terrorist attacks.
A former New York Police commissioner reflects on leading the police department through September 11. One America’s Caitlin Sinclair has more from New York.
One America’s Caitlin Sinclair was on the ground in New York City on Saturday with insights about how the city is marking the day. Here’s more.
President Trump slams Joe Biden, but offers hope as he commemorates 20 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks. Here’s more.
On the morning of September 11, 2001, the Twin Towers stood high among the New York City skyline as no one predicted the tragedy that would strike the buildings just hours later. At 7:59 a.m., American Airlines Flight 11 departed Logan International Airport in Boston and headed for Los Angeles, California.
Memorials and commemoration ceremonies in Manhattan, D.C. and Shanksville will take place on Saturday as the nation reflects on 20 years since 9/11.