Ever since the terrorist attacks on the World Trade towers on September 11, 2001, I have been unable and unwilling to visit the site. I knew that visiting would be highly emotional, and I both wanted and didn’t want to be with other people when the tears came. 1,132 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Three extreme-skydiving enthusiasts showed “inexcusable self-indulgence” by parachuting off the 1 World Trade Center tower, a judge said Tuesday in declining to toss out the felony case against them. 610 more words
WATCH ABOVE: Window washer describes the feeling of dangling from scaffolding at One World Trade Center.
NEW YORK – The two World Trade Center window washers whose crippled scaffold dangled for hours from the nation’s highest building are ready to speak about their life-or-death drama. 207 more words
Did anyone else find the juxtaposition of the two top news stories today weird?
A scientific satellite that was launched ten years ago over 300 million miles into space, with the seemingly absurd intention of landing it on a 2.5 mile wide comet hurtling through space at over 34,000 miles per hour successfully touched down on the comet’s icy surface without sustaining damage. 129 more words