Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV) looks towards a passing airplane as he takes part in a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the U.S. Capitol September 11, 2008 in Washington, DC. Today marks the seventh anniversary of the attacks that took nearly 3,000 lives in New York City, Washington, DC, and Shanksville, Pennsylvania combined. The ceremony is to honor those who lost their lives and saved others in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
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