Twin Towers

Doing Stupid Things Benefits Our Society

Alex Yeates | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Yeates

As we go from day to day yelling at one another over what is acceptable to wear and what is acceptable to say we engage in an invaluable part of our society. To have ourselves heard does not always have to mean by the government or by a bureaucratic state, it can just mean being heard by those we're talking to; the people who have betrayed common sense...

Girls Don 9/11 Twin Towers Fancy Dress, Complete With Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Two students who donned twin towers costumes, complete with burning planes and victims, for a fancy dress party have been slammed for their "appalling...

Prince Harry Has A Dig At Wills During Fundraising Event

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Prince William and Harry became stockbrokers for the day to raise money in memory of people who died in the September 11 attacks on New York's twin to...

WATCH: Remembering the 9/11 Terror Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Sights and sounds of this day in 2001, when America suffered the worst terrorist attack on its soil. SEE ALSO: What Year Did 9/11 Happen? ...

What Year Did 9/11 Happen?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK

As the world prepares to commemorate the twelfth anniversary of the September 11 atrocity that claimed nearly 3,000 lives and shocked the world, peopl...

PICTURES: Are 'Falling Man' Images Beautiful Or Too Similar To 9/11 Jumpers?

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

There’s something strangely compulsive about artist Kerry Skarbakka’s 'Falling Man' images. Featuring himself mid-plunge in a series of scenar...

Memories of 9/11

Neil Sinclair | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Neil Sinclair

Tuesday September 11 started much like any other day. It was my day off work and I walked my pregnant wife Tara 20 blocks to her office. It was a beautiful clear, sunny day. When I got back to our apartment I put the TV on (sound down) and started pottering around.

The Lasting Legacy of 9/11

John Wight | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK
John Wight

More significantly, in the 10 years plus since that fateful day, the world has witnessed the best and worst of humanity.

Superman Vs the Elite

Thom Atkinson | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Thom Atkinson

As a cultural icon Superman's position in society changed, people were no longer interested in a do-gooder corn-fed superhero. The American public wanted to see a different kind of justice and as sales of Superman comics plummeted, the Man of Steel was in needed to asses his values.

PICTURES: One World Trade Center Rises To Dizzying Heights From Ground Zero

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

One World Trade Center has become the tallest building in New York after steel columns were lifted onto the top of the "Freedom Tower". The constru...

Time to Free 'American Taliban'

Nick Ryan | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK
Nick Ryan

The catalyst for this piece was the on-going trial of the Norwegian killer, Anders Behring Breivik, who murdered 77 mostly-young people in a bombing and shooting outrage last summer

Memorial Services In New York And London

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.11.2011 | UK

Many of the families of the 67 British victims who died in the 9/11 attacks will attend services in London and New York on Sunday. Members of aroun...

Decennium 9/11 - Learning the Lessons

Andrew Staniforth | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK Politics
Andrew Staniforth

For many years terrorist groups pursuing their political, religious and ideological beliefs have attacked our free and democratic way of life. Yet the largest loss of British citizens during a single terrorist attack did not occur in Britain but in the United States on 11 September 2001.