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9/11

A fan gets searched by security outside the stadium prior to the San Francisco Giants hosting the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: 9/11’s Lasting Impact On The Bay Area

12 years after the 9/11 attacks, Phil Matier reflects on how daily life in the Bay Area is still impacted, mostly through security measures.

09/11/2013

President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joseph Biden, his wife Jill Biden come out from the White House to observe a moment of silence to mark the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks September 11, 2013 on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Nation Pauses On 9/11 To Pay Tribute To Victims

In Washington, President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and wife Jill Biden walked out to the White House’s South Lawn for a moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. — the time the first plane struck the south tower in New York. Another jetliner struck the Pentagon at 9:37 a.m.

09/11/2013

Flowers are placed at the Wall of Names at the newly dedicated Flight 93 memorial at the site where the United plane crashed in Shanksville, Pensylvania, on September 10, 2011. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

SFO-Bound Flight 93 Victims Honored At Sept. 11 Memorial

Under a blue sky and against a backdrop of rolling hills, family, friends and others gathered Wednesday in a western Pennsylvania field to mourn and praise the passengers and crew who died 12 years ago after fighting back against the hijackers of United Flight 93.

09/11/2013

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Bay Area Communities Mark 12 Years Since 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

Communities throughout the Bay Area are marking 12 years since the 9/11 terror attacks took nearly 3,000 lives when hijacked planes crashed into New York’s Twin Towers, the Pentagon and a rural field in Pennsylvania.

09/10/2013

Volunteers unfurl the National 911 Flag (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Volunteering To Honor September 11 victims

Thousands of volunteers will honor Sept. 11 victims on Wednesday with good deeds performed around the globe…

09/10/2013

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

9/11 Ceremony Will Be A Quiet ‘Last’ For NYC Mayor

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who has helped orchestrate the observances from their start will be quietly watching for his last time in office…

09/10/2013

Surveillance Camera (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Public Doubts Rise About Surveillance, Privacy On 12th Anniversary Of 9/11

A majority of Americans believe the U.S. government is doing a poor job of protecting privacy rights, according to a new poll…

09/10/2013

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Fire Truck Damaged On 9/11 On Display At Fort Knox

Mark Skipper examined the charred remains of the vehicle, cut a grin and expressed amazement that the crew lived through the terrorist attack…

09/10/2013

A poisonous rattlesnake. (YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Residents Warned To Watch For Rattlesnakes

The odds of being bitten by a rattlesnake are slim, but it does happen. 15 people were bitten by snakes in Santa Clara County last year, and emergency responders would prefer not to see it happen at all in 2013.

05/07/2013

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Santa Clara County May Revoke Ambulance Contract Over Slowness

The company that provides ambulances services for 14 Santa Clara County cities and its unincorporated areas has been put on notice: the county considers it to be in violation of its contract, and is rethinking the arrangement.

04/29/2013

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