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Previously unseen Sept. 11 photos show Bush, Cheney, Rice in hours after attacks

One image shows Vice President Dick Cheney watching his television, smoke and flames rising from the twin towers. In another, he stares straight ahead, his face reddened. And a third shows Cheney and his wife, Lynne, exiting the Marine 2 helicopter at a location not disclosed that day, now known to be Camp David. All three images are part of a group of previously unseen photographs of President Bush, Cheney, national security advisor Condoleezza Rice and other White House staffers in the moments and hours after two planes crashed into the World Trade Center in New York, a third tore into the Pentagon and a fourth hurtled into an empty Pennsylvania field on Sept. 11, 2001. The images...