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  • Shoes and personal items on display during a press preview of the National September 11 Memorial Museum on Wednesday, May. 14, 2014 in New York.  The museum opens on May 21, 2014.  (AP Photo/The Daily News, James Keivom, Pool)

    9/11 museum shop gifts evoke outrage: 'Pandora charm bracelets? Oh, my God!'

    National September 11 Memorial & Museum goers had a common reaction to the items that were sold at the facility's gift shop, ranging from dog vests with a FDNY label to jewelry molded from the leaves of a pear tree that survived the disaster: Tactless.


  • With a model of New York in the foreground, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta speaks to reporters after touring the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool)

    Panetta: Threat of another 9/11 is real

    After a decade of war with al Qaeda, the potential for another devastating terrorist assault "remains very real," Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said Tuesday following a somber visit to ground zero of the Sept. 11 attacks on the World Trade Center.


  • A steel frame is rising at ground zero (center) in New York City for a $3.2 billion tower known as 1 World Trade Center. The Port Authority needs a partner to market the office space. (Associated Press)

    NUGENT: Fedzilla strangles 9/11 recovery

    What a pathetic statement that ugly hole at Ground Zero represented for so long about how far America has fallen. For the first eight years after Sept. 11, 2001, there was nothing but a hole where the Twin Towers once stood. To put this in perspective, it took just four years to build the Twin Towers.


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