At least 100 firefighters participated in the 1-mile climb, the equivalent of going up 160 flights of stairs.
Stephanie Kirkpatrick and Stan Everett were on a trip to New York City during the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Anderson AFB marked the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks with a ceremony called “the last alarm,” or the “striking of the four fives.”
The two men vying to lead the nation next year will mark the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks at the same memorial.
In a year when the coronavirus pandemic has reshaped countless American rituals, even the commemoration of 9/11 could not escape unchanged.
The coronavirus pandemic has reshaped how the U.S. is observing the anniversary of 9/11.
A large American flag hanging from the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park bridge in Tennessee will be kept up through September 11, according to the park.
Thousands of firefighters and emergency medical personnel responded to Ground Zero, including more than 300 specialized canine search and rescue teams.
More than 2,600 people perished at the World Trade Center, 125 people died at the Pentagon and 256 people died on four airplanes on 9/11.
It’s been 19 years since the United States became "a nation transformed."
It was not immediately clear whether their visits to the memorial will overlap. But it probably will be the closest that the candidates have been to one another in months.
During 9/11 sports helped heal the nation. There is no such outlet now.