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September 11 changed the way Americans talk about terrorist attacks.

The surprising effect 9/11 had on the English language

The phrase "9/11" caught the attention of linguists and changed the way we talk about terrorist attacks. Linguists have noted how the name people assigned to the attacks, "9/11," is now a blueprint for naming other terrorist incidents around the world.
September 11, 2001 was the day American news networks introduced the permanently scrolling news ticker.

One of the biggest innovations in cable news history is a result of 9/11

September 11 ushered in many changes in American life. One of the lesser-known changes was the introduction of the scrolling news ticker.
The day after the September 11 attacks in New York City, newspapers captured the shock and horror.

‘AMERICA’S DARKEST DAY’: See newspaper headlines from around the world 24 hours after 9/11

The day after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, newspapers around the world reacted by capturing sadness, shock, and horror. These are the front pages people woke up to.
Former special counsel Robert Mueller sits with prosecutor Aaron Zebley as he testifies before the House Judiciary Committee at a hearing on the Office of Special Counsel's investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on July 24, 2019.

Robert Mueller’s top deputy Aaron Zebley will be by his side during congressional hearings

Prior to his work in the former special counsel's office, Zebley had a distinguished career at the FBI and as a federal prosecutor.

Trump shares video about Ilhan Omar’s 9/11 comments as she faces death threats

A New York man was recently arrested and charged with threatening to assault and murder Omar.
The remaining tower of New York's World Trade Center, Tower 2, dissolves in a cloud of dust and debris about a half hour after the first twin tower collapsed September 11, 2001.

Why people are still getting sick 17 years after 9/11

Thousands of those who responded to the September 11 attacks or lived near the World Trade Center have experienced health problems linked to the attack.
St. Paul's Chapel has stood in New York City since 1766.

Inside St. Paul’s chapel, where George Washington prayed after taking the oath of office — that remained standing when the Twin Towers fel...

St. Paul's chapel is one of the oldest and most historically significant buildings in the city. It's the only colonial-era church still standing in Manhattan. Built in the 18th century, the Georgian Classic-Revival style church has seen a lot, from President George Washington to 9/11. See inside.

Osama bin Laden’s son has reportedly married the daughter of the lead 9/11 hijacker

Hamza bin Laden, who is believed to be 28 or 29 years old, has followed in his father's footsteps to become a key figure in Al Qaeda, reportedly serving as the deputy to the terror group's current leader, Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Trump once extended ‘best wishes’ to ‘haters and losers’ on 9/11 — then deleted the tweet years later

"I would like to extend my best wishes to all, even the haters and losers, on this special date, September 11th."

2 restored PATH train cars give a haunting look into life during the 9/11 attacks

Two PATH train cars that survived the 9/11 attacks in New York are given new life in two transit museums.