9/11 Attacks

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Retired Cop Hits Snag During Walk To 9/11 Crash Sites

A retired Chicago cop walking to the 9/11 crash sites to raise money for charity has suffered a setback.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2011

The New York Fire Department's "Rescue 4," the lone "rescue" rig that remained operational during and after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, visited Northwestern University's Evanston campus on Sept. 6, 2011, and will be at Northwestern's home opener on Sept. 10, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

FDNY’s ‘Rescue 4’ Visits Northwestern Campus

While most of the Northwestern Wildcats weren’t even teenagers when the 9/11 terrorist attacks happened, they got a true object history lesson on Tuesday at practice.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011

Hundreds of firefighters from around the world left Chicago on Sept. 6, 2011, on the "Chicago to New York 9-11 Memorial Ride." They were headed for Ground Zero in New York for the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Credit: CBS)

Firefighters Set Off On Motorcyle Ride To Ground Zero

It was quite a sight on the road on Tuesday: hundreds – and, soon, thousands – of motorcycles traveling together to Ground Zero for the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

CBS 2–09/06/2011

Volunteers with Chicago White Sox Charities will be doing painting, landscaping and other rehab work at George B. McClellan Elementary School as part of a day of service for the 10th anniversary of 9/11. (Credit: CBS)

Local Charities Preparing A Day Of Service For 9/11 Anniversary

This year, to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to volunteer or do something good for their community in a national day of service. For several years now on that date, thousands of Chicagoans have been doing just that.

CBS 2–08/31/2011

(credit: fieldmuseum.org)

Former NYPD Officer Looks Forward To 9/11 Exhibit At Field Museum

A former New York police commanding officer and his photojournalist wife are preparing to commemorate the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with their Field Museum exhibit.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

(credit: fieldmuseum.org)

Field Museum Exhibit To Mark 10th Anniversary Of 9/11 Attacks

The Field Museum is planning an exhibit designed to mark the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011