Gallery: The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks
Sep. 10, 2011 @ 07:19 PM
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, terrorists hijacked airplanes and used them to destroy the Twin Towers in New York City and damage the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. One of the planes crashed in a field in rural Pennsylvania.
Excluding the 19 hijackers, the death toll stands at 2,998 with 24 more presumed dead,
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On Sept. 26, 2001, Huntington Youth for Christ director Tom Bowen, left, and Jeff Johnson, pastor of the Bethel Temple Assembly of God, share their experiences as chaplains to the firefighters and other emergency work crews at the site of the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center.