World Trade Center

The NYPD is capable of shooting down planes in the event of another 9/11-style attack on New York City, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday, but it’s unknown exactly what weapons the police have at their disposal, and whether their arsenal includes surface-to-air missiles. “The NYPD has lots of capabilities that you don’t know about and […]

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON 9/11/2009 Ten years ago today four commercial airliners were hijacked and used to coordinate one of the deadliest attacks on American soil in  the nation’s history.The hijackers intentionally crashed two of the airliners (American Airlines Flight 11 and United Flight 175) into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New […]