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Interactive: One World Trade Center

Thirteen years after terrorists decimated the World Trade Center, skyscrapers are once again rising on the site. This interactive overview of One World Trade Center features a time-lapse of the construction and video walk-throughs of several floors.

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Distinguished fighter pilot recalls watching World Trade Center collapse

Distinguished fighter pilot recalls watching World Trade Center collapse

On Sept. 11, 2001, Col. Timothy "Duff" Duffy flew the first fighter jet scrambled over New York City in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. While on air patrol over Manhattan, he watched from the cockpit of his F-15 as the north tower of the World Trade Center imploded in a cloud of dust…

September 11, 2013 8:36 pm Photos

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Canadian company plans steel plant in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS -- A Canadian company has announced plans to build a structural steel manufacturing plant in north-central Montana to make oil production modules for companies working in the oil sands of Alberta.

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Victims of 9/11 terror attacks remembered across Billings

Victims of 9/11 terror attacks remembered across Billings

While the presentations stood in stark contrast to each other, the heart was the same at a pair of events held Tuesday that bookended Billings' public Sept. 11 memorials.

September 11, 2012 7:45 am Photos

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Interactive: World Trade Center

Interactive: World Trade Center

An interactive on the World Trade Center, featuring a time-lapse animation of the reconstruction of the site; interactive maps; and an overview of the tallest buildings in the world.

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Sept. 11 events set at courthouse, West End memorial

Sept. 11 events set at courthouse, West End memorial

Ceremonies are planned on Tuesday to honor those who died in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

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Special delivery: Billings grows as freight hub

Special delivery: Billings grows as freight hub

The holiday mailing crunch is the Ironman marathon for package handlers, who work through Christmas Eve.

December 25, 2011 12:15 am Photos

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Worried parents welcomed son on Sept. 11

Worried parents welcomed son on Sept. 11

Birthday child: William Cermak.

September 11, 2011 12:15 am Photos

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Johnny Day featured in book about Sept. 11 babies

Johnny Day featured in book about Sept. 11 babies

Birthday child: Michael John “Johnny” Day.

September 11, 2011 12:15 am Photos

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Sept. 11 changed family's life

Sept. 11 changed family's life

Birthday child: Andrew Kazmierski.

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Blessing at Ground Zero

Blessing at Ground Zero

Father Brian Jordan, second from left, is joined by rescue and construction workers as he blesses a cross of steel beams at Ground Zero on Oct. 4, 2001. The cross was found amid the rubble of the World Trade Center by a laborer two days after the 9/11 attacks.

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Guest opinion: Time to renew unity, tackle new threats to U.S.

Guest opinion: Time to renew unity, tackle new threats to U.S.

The devastating attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, marked a defining moment in American history. From New York to Montana, there is hardly a soul who does not recall with vivid memory and emotion exactly where they were and what they felt that day. The attacks redefined America’s relationships arou…

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Weekend Sampler: 5 things to do this weekend

Weekend Sampler: 5 things to do this weekend

Suggestions from the Enjoy Bloggers on events and activities to attend this weekend:

September 09, 2011 11:00 am Photos

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Guest opinion: Too terrified to cry, mother feared for son in NYC

Sept. 11, 2001 was one of the luckiest days of my life. My son, Brooks, went into work early and did not go to his gym on the 109th floor of the first tower hit in New York City’s terrorist attack.

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Many residents aided relief efforts at home and back East after 9/11

Many residents aided relief efforts at home and back East after 9/11

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — In the days after Sept. 11, 2001, Craig Acres’ goal was to keep birds and animals from picking at body parts strewn in the rubble of the World Trade Center.

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Craig Acres

Craig Acres

Craig Acres spent a couple of weeks in New York City after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks helping recovery efforts by keeping birds and rats away from the debris from the World Trade Center towers that contained the remains of victims of the attacks.

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9/11 memorial dedicated Sunday

9/11 memorial dedicated Sunday

A Sept. 11 memorial, with a piece of the World Trade Center at its center, will be dedicated Sunday at the Montana State University Billings College of Technology.

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A piece of the World Trade Center arrives in Billings

A piece of the World Trade Center arrives in Billings

A woman reaches out to touch a piece of steel from one of the former World Trade Center buildings. The beam arrived in Billings on Sunday.

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Gallery: Twisted steel

Gallery: Twisted steel

Photos of a 612-pound piece of steel from one of the former World Trade Center buildings in New York City arriving in Billings on Sunday, May 15, 2011.

May 15, 2011 6:25 pm Photos

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A piece of the World Trade Center arrives in Billings

A piece of the World Trade Center arrives in Billings

A man touches a piece of steel from one of the former World Trade Center buildings in New York City after it arrived in Billings on Sunday, May 15, 2011.

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