A Look Back: 10 Years Since The 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

World Trade Center Attack
World Trade Center Attack
People walk in the street in the area where the World Trade Center buildings collapsed September 11, 2001 after two airplanes slammed into the twin towers in a suspected terrorist attack. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
World Trade Center Hit by Two Planes
World Trade Center Hit by Two Planes
A person falls to his death from the World Trade Center after two planes hit the Twin Towers September 11, 2001 in New York City. (Photo by Jose Jimenez/Primera Hora/Getty Images)
Satellite Images of Terrorist Attack Sites
Satellite Images of Terrorist Attack Sites
A satellite image of lower Manhattan shows smoke and ash rising from the site of the World Trade Center at 11:43 a.m. September 12, 2001 in New York City. (Photo by spaceimaging.com/Getty Images)
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American Flags Fly at Half Staff
American flags fly at half staff on the grounds of the Washington Monument in memory of the victims of the terror attacks in New York City and at the Pentagon September 17, 2001 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Funeral for New York Firefighter Lt. Dennis Mojica
Funeral for New York Firefighter Lt. Dennis Mojica
Firefighters stand atop a fire engine with the flag draped casket of fellow fireman Lt. Dennis Mojica September 21, 2001 during a funeral service at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City. Mojica, who was with Rescue Company 1, is one of nearly 300 firefighters who lost their lives in the World Trade Center disaster. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Gettyimages)
September 11 Retrospective
September 11 Retrospective
Smoke pours from the twin towers of the World Trade Center after they were hit by two hijacked airliners in a terrorist attack September 11, 2001 in New York City. (Photo by Robert Giroux/Getty Images)
September 11 Retrospective
September 11 Retrospective
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: (SEPTEMBER 11 RETROSPECTIVE) A firefighter breaks down after the World Trade Center buildings collapsed September 11, 2001 after two hijacked airplanes slammed into the twin towers in a terrorist attack. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
September 11 Retrospective
September 11 Retrospective
NYPD police officer Ken Radigan rubs his eyes after briefly sleeping in a pew at St. Paul's Episcopal Chapel, near the site of the World Trade Center attack, September 21, 2001 in New York City. The chapel is serving as a relief area for rescue workers. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
September 11 Retrospective
September 11 Retrospective
People run away as the North Tower of World Trade Center collapses after a hijacked airliner hit the building September 11, 2001 in New York City. (Photo by Jose Jimenez/Primera Hora/Getty Images)
Attack on New York City
Attack on New York City
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: An unidentified New York City firefighter walks away from Ground Zero after the collapse of the Twin Towers September 11, 2001 in New York City. The World Trade Center's Twin Towers and the Pentagon were attacked by terrorists using commercial airliners as missiles. (Photo by Anthony Correia/Getty Images)
World Trade Center Attacked
World Trade Center Attacked
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: 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 September 11, 2001 in New York City. The crash of two airliners hijacked by terrorists loyal to al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and subsequent collapse of the twin towers killed some 2,800 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Surveillance Camera Photographs Two Men Identified By Authorities
Surveillance Camera Photographs Two Men Identified By Authorities
A Surveillance Camera Photographs Two Men Identified By Authorities As Suspected Hijackers Mohammed Atta (R) And Abdulaziz Alomari (C) As They Pass Through Airport Security September 11, 2001 At Portland International Jetport In Maine. Authorities Say The Two Men Took A Commuter Flight To Boston Before Boarding American Airlines Flight 11, Which Was One Of Four Jetliners Hijacked On September 11 And One Of Two Which Were Crashed Into New York City's World Trade Center. (Photo By U.S. Navy/Getty Images)
(FILES): This 11 September 2001 file pho
(FILES): This 11 September 2001 file pho
SARASOTA, UNITED STATES: This 11 September 2001 file photo from an early morning school reading event Sarasota, Florida, shows White house Chief of Staff Andrew Card (L) informing US President George W. Bush (R) of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
Rescue workers survey damage to the World Trade Ce
Rescue workers survey damage to the World Trade Ce
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: Rescue workers survey damage to the World Trade Center 11 September, 2001 in New York. Two planes controlled by hijackers crashed into the twin towers of the center destroying the buildings. At almost the same time, another hijacked plane flew into the Pentagon in Washington, DC. (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)
A woman covered in dust takes refuge in an office
A woman covered in dust takes refuge in an office
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: A woman covered in dust takes refuge in an office building after the top of one of the World Trade Center towers collapsed after two planes crashed into each building 11 September, 2001, in New York. The woman was caught outside on the street as the cloud of smoke and dust enveloped the area. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
A man with a fire extinguisher walks through rubble
A man with a fire extinguisher walks through rubble
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: A man with a fire extinguisher walks through rubble after the collapse of the first World Trade Center Tower 11 September, 2001, in New York. The man was shouting as he walked looking for victims who needed assistance. Both towers collapsed after being hit by hijacked passengers planes. (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)
World Trade Center
World Trade Center
This file photo dated 11 September 2001 shows the one of the towers of the World Trade Center begining to collapse after suspected terrorist controlled hijacked airliners crashed into both buildings. (JIM SULLEY/AFP/Getty Images)
World Trade Center
World Trade Center
Firefighters make their way through the rubble of the World Trade Center 11 September 2001 in New York after two hijacked planes flew into the landmark skyscrapers. (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)
World Trade Center
World Trade Center
Pedestrians run from the scene as one of the World Trade Center Towers collapses 11 September, 2001 in New York following a terrorist plane crash on the twin towers. (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)
World Trade Center
World Trade Center
This file photo dated 11 September 2001 shows Edward Fine covering his mouth as he walks through the debris after the collapse of one of the World Trade Center Towers in New York. Fine was on the 78th floor of 1 World Trade Center when it was hit by a hijacked plane 11 September. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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