Tag: 9/11

  • Lee Greenwood Reflects on 21st Anniversary of 9/11

    Lee Greenwood Reflects on 21st Anniversary of 9/11

    Over the weekend, country music legend Lee Greenwood reflected on the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.  As part of the memorial events, Lee Greenwood spoke to Fox News about plans to perform God Bless the USA at the Kansas Speedway. “As people watch from all over the world,…

  • NASCAR: 23XI Racing Reveals New Bubba Wallace Paint Scheme Ahead of Hollywood Casino 400 on 9/11

    NASCAR: 23XI Racing Reveals New Bubba Wallace Paint Scheme Ahead of Hollywood Casino 400 on 9/11

    We are just days away from the NASCAR Hollywood Casino 400 and Bubba Wallace has a new paint scheme ahead of the 9/11 race weekend. It will be the 21st anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. 23XI is teaming up with one of its sponsors to bring a special…

  • FDNY Firefighter Awarded $2.5M in 9/11 Cancer Lawsuit

    FDNY Firefighter Awarded $2.5M in 9/11 Cancer Lawsuit

    A judge has awarded an FDNY firefighter a $2.5 million settlement after he battled an aggressive 9/11-linked cancer. Brooklyn-based Brian Kevan was one of the many who rushed to the site of the Twin Towers to search for survivors after the 2001 attack. And he continued to work at the…

  • Biden Announces $7 Billion in Frozen Afghan Assets Will Benefit 9/11 Victims, Humanitarian Relief

    Biden Announces $7 Billion in Frozen Afghan Assets Will Benefit 9/11 Victims, Humanitarian Relief

    One day after rejecting a military report detailing the bungled withdrawal from Afghanistan, the Biden administration announced their plans for the country’s frozen assets. According to the White House, the government will redirect $7 billion in central banking funds from Afghanistan to humanitarian relief and victims of 9/11. The original…

  • ‘The Best of Us’: New 9/11 First Responder Show Starring ‘Succession’s’ Jeremy Strong

    ‘The Best of Us’: New 9/11 First Responder Show Starring ‘Succession’s’ Jeremy Strong

    Jeremy Strong, who previously won an Emmy for his performance on the HBO series Succession, is set to star in the upcoming 9/11 first responder limited series The Best of Us. According to the Hollywood Reporter, The Best of Us will explore the human fallout from the September 11th attacks…

  • Tunnel to Towers Pays Mortgages for 50 Families of Late First Responders

    Tunnel to Towers Pays Mortgages for 50 Families of Late First Responders

    Outsider proudly backs our country’s veterans and troops. To that end, we recognize the sacrifices they continue to make and try to honor them by sharing their stories. Another branch of heroes we like to recognize includes first responders. We love watching “9-1-1” as much as the next guy, but…

  • New York Man Is on a 20 Year Quest To Reunite a Child With Stuffed Monkey He Lost on 9/11

    New York Man Is on a 20 Year Quest To Reunite a Child With Stuffed Monkey He Lost on 9/11

    It’s been 20 years, but Abe Wachsman still hopes he can reunite a family with its lost stuffed monkey. Wachsman said a young child left it in his car as they escaped New York City on 9/11. And he wants to return it. On 9/11, Wachsman drove his 2001 black…

  • Customer Leaves Big Tip and Heartbreaking Note About Friend Killed in 9/11

    Customer Leaves Big Tip and Heartbreaking Note About Friend Killed in 9/11

    You never know what kind of impact you’ll have one someone. A seemingly small act of kindness could change someone’s entire day – or life. A small Ohio diner found this out during the 20th anniversary of 9/11. It all began when a mystery customer ordered breakfast, enjoyed his meal,…

  • Navy Sailor Reportedly Assaulted on 9/11 After Being Accused of Wearing ‘Fake’ Uniform

    Navy Sailor Reportedly Assaulted on 9/11 After Being Accused of Wearing ‘Fake’ Uniform

    Though 9/11 is often a day of remembrance and reflection, sadly, that isn’t always the case. On this year’s anniversary, a Navy sailor was reportedly assaulted after a woman accused him of wearing a “fake” uniform. A clip of the event was posted to TikTok and shows a woman smacking…

  • How Two Veterans Paid Tribute to Military Members Opening New Bar on Anniversary of 9/11

    How Two Veterans Paid Tribute to Military Members Opening New Bar on Anniversary of 9/11

    On the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, two U.S. veterans revealed they paid tribute to military service members by opening a new Georgia-based bar. During a recent interview with LaGrange News, U.S. veterans James Bailey and his cousin/business partner Brett Chapman shared that they honored those who…

  • 9/11 Parade Float With Models of Twin Towers Smoking Prompts Backlash

    9/11 Parade Float With Models of Twin Towers Smoking Prompts Backlash

    People are calling a parade float meant to honor those killed in the 9/11 attacks “beyond tasteless” and offensive. The float featured models of the Twin Towers with large holes that spewed smoke to mimic where the planes crashed into them. The incident happened at the 40th Annual Valparaiso Popcorn…

  • Defaced 9/11 Memorial in South Carolina Draws Outrage

    Defaced 9/11 Memorial in South Carolina Draws Outrage

    Twenty years have passed since the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. During that time, our country has changed several times in countless ways. Today, we are more divided than we have been in generations. The division runs so deep that Americans are defacing memorials put in place to honor…

  • Washington High School Calls Off 9/11 Football Tribute: Here’s Why

    Washington High School Calls Off 9/11 Football Tribute: Here’s Why

    Saturday marked the twentieth anniversary of the greatest tragedy to ever take place on American soil. It was an emotionally heavy day for many citizens across the nation. As a result, communities and organizations all over the country organized events to pay tribute to the fallen. One high school in…

  • ‘Angels of the Road’ Motorcycle Ride Honors 9/11 Victims, Raises $40K for Veterans with PTSD

    ‘Angels of the Road’ Motorcycle Ride Honors 9/11 Victims, Raises $40K for Veterans with PTSD

    What comes to mind when you hear a group of motorcycles thundering down the road? Some think back to Sons of Anarchy or Easy Rider. Some citizens may even get a little nervous when they see a pack of leather-clad men and women seated atop steel steeds. People in the…

  • Florida Divers Honor 9/11 by Draping American Flag Across Sunken WWII Relic

    Florida Divers Honor 9/11 by Draping American Flag Across Sunken WWII Relic

    There were tributes to the 9/11 attacks all over the country on Saturday. And at least one of those memorials took place underwater. In Florida, a group of divers paid their respects at a sunken World War II-era ship off the coast of Key West. There, they unfurled a 1,200-foot…

  • Associated Press Removes Nickelback 9/11 Tweet Saying ‘It Was in Poor Taste’

    Associated Press Removes Nickelback 9/11 Tweet Saying ‘It Was in Poor Taste’

    Saturday was a major milestone in the history of American tragedy. It marked the passing of 20 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks that shook our nation to its very foundations. That day changed the country and the world forever. The day has been at the forefront of many American’s…

  • Blind 9/11 Survivor Thanks Guide Dog for Saving His Life at Ground Zero

    Blind 9/11 Survivor Thanks Guide Dog for Saving His Life at Ground Zero

    Prior to the 20th-anniversary ceremonies of the September 11th attacks, blind survivor Michael Hingson opened up about his experience at Ground Zero during the now infamous day of terror.  During his interview with Fox News’ Neil Cavuto on Thursday (September 9th), the Ground Zero survivor recalled being 78 stories up…

  • Firefighters in Full Gear Walk 110 Stories in Honor of 9/11 First Responders

    Firefighters in Full Gear Walk 110 Stories in Honor of 9/11 First Responders

    Firefighters share a deep bond. This bond doesn’t stop with their ladder or engine nor does it end at their city’s borders. Instead, their familial bond extends to all who wear the uniform. If there was any doubt about the feeling of family that is forged in fire time and…

  • U.S. Fighter Pilots Recall ‘Suicidal Mission’ to Protect Nation’s Capitol During 9/11 Attacks

    U.S. Fighter Pilots Recall ‘Suicidal Mission’ to Protect Nation’s Capitol During 9/11 Attacks

    On Sept. 11, 2001, American officials were scrambling to figure out how many planes had been hijacked and what their targets were. That Tuesday morning, flights were grounded across the country. And the skies grew eerily calm as they emptied of planes, except those flown by fighter pilots. In the…

  • Waves of Flags Memorial Salute Victims of 9/11 with Patriotic Display

    Waves of Flags Memorial Salute Victims of 9/11 with Patriotic Display

    Thousands of flags wave in Pepperdine University’s fields as a part of its 9/11 memorial. The display is thanks to the hands of volunteers that wanted to show their patriotism and respect for the victims and first responders of the terrorist attacks. Located in Malibu, Pepperdine’s memorial overlooks the Pacific…

  • College Football Fans Rip NBC Commentators For Talking During 9/11 Tribute Ceremony

    College Football Fans Rip NBC Commentators For Talking During 9/11 Tribute Ceremony

    It was not a good look when NBC’s Peacock commentators continued their game analysis over a 9/11 tribute during the Notre Dame-Toledo game Saturday. The two announcers sat on the field for several minutes during a pre-game tribute to the victims of the terrorist attacks and continued to discuss plays.…

  • Tim McGraw’s ‘Thought About You’ Used in Heartbreaking 9/11 Video Made by Brooklyn Fire Department

    Tim McGraw’s ‘Thought About You’ Used in Heartbreaking 9/11 Video Made by Brooklyn Fire Department

    Country superstar Tim McGraw announced on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th attacks that his hit single Thought About You is being used in a new heartbreaking video made by Brooklyn Fire Department.  “I’m always so inspired but the heart and courage of our firefighters and first responders,” Tim…

  • WATCH: Atlanta Braves Welcome Local First Responders To Perform the National Anthem on 9/11 Anniversary

    WATCH: Atlanta Braves Welcome Local First Responders To Perform the National Anthem on 9/11 Anniversary

    It was a moving evening of 9/11 tributes at Truist Park Field Saturday evening. The Atlanta Braves hosted the Florida Marlins in the second of a three-game matchup Saturday. And the Georgia Major League Baseball team took the time to honor our heroes. The Braves welcomed some of our most…

  • Toby Keith Says ‘Never Apologize for Being Patriotic’ in 9/11 Tribute Video

    Toby Keith Says ‘Never Apologize for Being Patriotic’ in 9/11 Tribute Video

    On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, there have been many remembrances shared by celebrities on social media. Many of them have reminded followers of the sacrifices made by first responders on that tragic day. Others reminded people to support the families of the nearly 3,000 people who perished because of…

  • PHOTOS: 9/11 Victims and First Responders Honored with Stunning Corn Maze in Colorado

    PHOTOS: 9/11 Victims and First Responders Honored with Stunning Corn Maze in Colorado

    Colorado’s original corn maze at the Fritzler Farm Park in Lasalle paid tribute to the 9/11 victims and responders on the 20th anniversary of the infamous terrorist attacks.  According to ABC’s affiliate, Denver 7, a firefighter and “9/11” are now featured in Fritzler Farm Park’s 15-acre cornfield. The Farm also shared…