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Patriot Day 2013: Never forget

| Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
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Hijacked United Airlines Flight 175 from Boston crashes into the south tower of the World Trade Center and explodes at 9:03 a.m. on Sept. 11, 2001, in New York City. The crash of two airliners hijacked by terrorists loyal to al- Qaida leader Osama bin Laden and subsequent collapse of the twin towers killed some 2,800 people.
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Smoke comes out from the Southwest E-ring of the Pentagon building Sept. 11, 2001, in Arlington, Va., after a plane crashed into the building and set off a huge explosion.
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Emergency workers search the crash site of United Airlines Flight 93 near Shanksville, Pa., on Sept. 12, 2001. The hijacked plane crashed, killing all 45 people on board.

The Twin Towers… the Pentagon… Shanksville.

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