This Sept. 11 marks 10 years since jet planes hijacked by terrorists crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon and in rural Pennsylvania, killing nearly 3,000 people and sparking the U.S. war on terror. This year's commemorations will celebrate the memory of the victims and the heroism of the first responders, with speeches by President Obama, former President Bush, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, former New York Mayor Rudy Guiliani and others.
Revitalization seemed almost inconceivable at the time the grey powdery ash was floating through the air, thick with the smell of acrid smoke still rising from the rubble. It made your eyes sting for months..In less than two hours on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Lower Manhattan, the world’s financial district and bustling home to hundreds of thousands of workers each day, was transformed into a ghost town.Hundreds of companies doing business in the neighborhood were forced out by the terrorist attacks that felled the twin World Trade Center towers and hundreds more left on their own in the aftermath.An estimated 14,000 businesses were impacted in some way or another. Many lost their power and phone service for extended periods, others saw their entrances blocked for week or months by debris removal and construction. And just about everyone lost customers.In all, a total of 754 companies disappeared from Lower Manhattan in the two years following the attacks, according to statistics c...
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Former NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly on how efforts to fight terror groups impact Americans and their privacy.
J. Streicher Asset Management President Todd Schoenberger and Glenmede Director of Investment Strategy Jason Pride discuss the impact of Australia’s rising terror alert level and Russian sanctions on the markets.
FBN’s John Stossel lays out the history of U.S. wars since the 9/11 attacks.
Annex Security Team Member Kris Paranto on his experience during the Benghazi attack.
Former NYSE CEO Dick Grasso reflects on the 9/11 anniversary and the threat from ISIS.
Forbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes on immigration and the Obama Administration’s plan against ISIS.
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Foundation for the Defense of Democracies Senior Fellow Emanuele Ottolenghi on efforts to cut off ISIS’ finances.
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Gen. Jack Keane, U.S. Army (Ret.), on the Obama Administration’s effort to build a coalition against ISIS.
Author Brad Thor discusses Islamic terrorism, his experience with Homeland Security’s Analytic Red Cell Unit and his book ‘Act of War.’
London Imam Anjem Choudary on the ISIS beheadings and Sharia law.
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker addresses safety concerns and the state of business.
New York Attorney General Candidate John Cahill and Former Governor George Pataki discuss regulation and the New York attorney general race.
FBN’s Sandra Smith and Stifel Nicolaus portfolio manager Chad Morganlander on the U.S. offensive against ISIS and the oil market.