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September 11th

Mitt Romney speaks to the National Guard Association (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.

09/12/2012

September 11 memorial license plate. (CBS)

California 9/11 License Plate Fund Raided For Deficits, Brown Orders Audit

A review by The Associated Press of the $15 million collected since lawmakers approved the “California Memorial Scholarship Program” shows only a small fraction of the money went to scholarships.

05/29/2012

A traveler undergoes an enhanced pat down by a Transportation Security Administration agent at the Denver International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (John Moore/Getty Images)

TSA Embarks On Major Strategy Shift

On the anniversary weekend of the September 11 attacks, the head of the TSA has details on the administrations strategy on security screenings.

09/10/2011

Surgeons working at operating table (AP)

Vacaville Woman Looks Back On 9/11 Heart Transplant

Amid all the tragedy on September 11th, 2001, one 13-year-old Vacaville girl got a life saving heart transplant at Packard Children’s Hospital.

09/08/2011

(Photo by Dave Kennedy/Getty Images)

Many Post 9/11 Security Measures Still Intact On Golden Gate

Security at the Golden Gate Bridge has undergone many changes since the September 11th terrorist attacks ten years ago. Since 2001, $15 million worth of security enhancements have been implemented at the Golden Gate Bridge, but spokeswoman Mary Currie says the Bridge District depends on more than just police agencies to keep the iconic span safe.

09/07/2011

Mark Bingham, right, is shown with his mother, Alice Hoagland, in the documentary “With You.” (credit: withyoufilm.com)

Closer Look: Bay Area Mother Of Flight 93 Victim Soldiers On

Alice Hoagland has had ten years to think about her son Mark Bingham’s death. He was one of the heroic passengers aboard Flight 93 on September 11, 2001. Bingham and others died fighting the terrorists on that flight.

09/07/2011

A photo of the program used during the memorial service for Captain Jason Dahl. (CBS)

San Jose School Renamed To Honor Flight 93 Captain

Students who were not even born when United Flight 93 went down on September 11th, 2001, honored the San Jose man who piloted the plane at a ceremony Tuesday to rename their campus.

09/06/2011

Firefighters search rubble of collapsed World Trade Center towers after terrorist attacks, New York City (AP)

World Trade Center Steel To Be Unveiled At Bay Area Memorials

The centerpieces of several Bay Area communities’ memorial events on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will be steel from the collapsed twin towers.

09/05/2011

Firefighters search rubble of collapsed World Trade Center towers after terrorist attacks, New York City (AP)

Closer Look: San Francisco Opera Performs Story Of 9/11 Hero

From the rubble of the World Trade Center have come incredible stories of rescue and survival. But there is one story that arguably stands out above the rest, one which is now memorialized on stage and in song in San Francisco.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

Harley-Davidson owners ride motorcycles

Motorcycle Ride Sets Off From South San Francisco On Flight 93 Fundraiser

With a nod from Ken Nacke, a dozen motorcycles revved up outside Dudley Perkins Harley Davidson hours before the South San Francisco shop opened Monday, setting off on a journey ten years in the making.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/29/2011

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