Bay Area Events Mark 14th Anniversary Of September 11th Terror AttacksFirst responders, government officials and residents at several Bay Area gatherings Friday recalled those who lost their lives in the September 11 terrorist attack in 2001.
Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can't Resist Political AttacksThe 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.
California 9/11 License Plate Fund Raided For Deficits, Brown Orders AuditA 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.
TSA Embarks On Major Strategy ShiftOn the anniversary weekend of the September 11 attacks, the head of the TSA has details on the administrations strategy on security screenings.
Vacaville Woman Looks Back On 9/11 Heart TransplantAmid all the tragedy on September 11th, 2001, one 13-year-old Vacaville girl got a life saving heart transplant at Packard Children's Hospital.
Many Post 9/11 Security Measures Still Intact On Golden GateSecurity 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.
Closer Look: Bay Area Mother Of Flight 93 Victim Soldiers OnAlice 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.
San Jose School Renamed To Honor Flight 93 CaptainStudents 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.
World Trade Center Steel To Be Unveiled At Bay Area MemorialsThe 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.
Closer Look: San Francisco Opera Performs Story Of 9/11 HeroFrom 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.
Motorcycle Ride Sets Off From South San Francisco On Flight 93 FundraiserWith 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.
Menlo Park First Responders Recall 9/11 AftermathThe Menlo Park Fire Search and Rescue Team spent two weeks at Ground Zero following the September 11th terrorist attacks. The team’s photos and videos from those days provide a different perspective on the tragedy.