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September 11, 2001 Attacks

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  • A cautious president or a careless one? [Commentary]

    A cautious president or a careless one? [Commentary]
    In the wake of President Obama's surprising comment to reporters that "we don't have a strategy yet" to deal with the surging terrorist threat of the Islamic State threat in Syria and Iraq, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein has...
  • Throwback Thursday: The top 10 songs this week in 1982 [videos]

    Throwback Thursday: The top 10 songs this week in 1982 [videos]
    This week, 32 years ago, gamers were enjoying the first month of the release of Nintendo's "Donkey Kong Jr.," MLB pitcher Gaylord Perry was ejected from a game for throwing a spitball and the following songs were the most popular in the United States,...
  • Obama's future may hinge on response to Islamic State [Commentary]

    Obama's future may hinge on response to Islamic State [Commentary]
     In his televised speech to the nation Wednesday evening, Barack Obama has a major opportunity to put his wavering presidency back on track by firmly and clearly saying how he intends to deal with the terrorist Islamic State. He must stop talking about...
  • Hyperpartisan Congress can't act rationally

    This Congress has difficulty in putting aside hyperpartisanship and rigid ideology long enough to do anything rational. So it may be just as well that members ran for the hills to avoid voting on bombing Iraq (and now Syria). Republicans want to avoid...
  • Is ISIS' rise the start of World War III? [Letter]

    Is ISIS' rise the start of World War III? [Letter]
    My heart is very saddened today as I listen and read the media reports related to the radical and terrorist units in the Middle East who are speaking out as they describe various avenues by which they eventually hope to destroy the U.S. units in that...
  • Should Congress have approved ISIS airstrikes?

    President Obama says he doesn't need authorization for military actions against ISIS, saying Congress after 9/11 permitted a president to attack terrorists. Congress last week didn't address the war powers question when it authorized the U.S. to arm and...
  • President Obama correct to bomb ISIS

    Given Congress' inability to act on anything other than engaging in partisan politics, I think the president had to act if the intelligence reports are accurate. We all have seen and heard the ISIS threats and acts of barbarianism. If we are to believe...
  • Padilla, in 'pit of despair,' sentenced to 21 years

    Padilla, in 'pit of despair,' sentenced to 21 years
    Telling a judge that the U.S. government tortured her son in his own country to try to implicate him in a crime he was never charged with committing, the mother of convicted terrorism supporter Jose Padilla said the inhumane treatment damaged him forever....
  • Bolton Volunteer Fire Department remembers 9/11

    On September 11, The Bolton Volunteer Fire Department hosted a ceremony at the fire station that commemorated the 13th anniversary of 9/11 attacks on the U.S. Several guest speakers shared their memories of the tragic event. Speakers included First...
  • Yankees' Jeter, beloved as symbol of what is good in the game

    From an era of muscle-bound sluggers tarnished by doping scandals, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter emerged as a symbol of what is good in baseball, the ultimate winner of his generation. Jeter will play his last regular season home game in the...
  • Road closures in downtown Fort Lauderdale for 5K run

    Several Fort Lauderdale streets will be closed early Saturday during the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run held in honor of first responders who died on 9/11. Roads will be shut down generally from 4 a.m. to noon. Those include: East Las Olas Boulevard...