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22 of the scariest crimes to ever hit the world of retail

Retail isn’t immune to some truly terrifying crimes. Over the decades, a number of high-profile cases have emerged concerning retail establishments. The details of these crimes are disturbing. Sign up for Business Insider’s retail newsletter, The Drive-Thru. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. We’d all like to think we’re […]
22 of the scariest crimes to ever hit the world of retail
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Photos show how New York City built the Freedom Tower in the wake of 9/11

Fourteen years ago on the Fourth of July, New York City officials laid the cornerstone of what would soon become a major Manhattan landmark. With then-mayor Michael Bloomberg at his side, former New York governor George Pataki recited the inscription on the building’s first stone: “To honour and remember those […]
Photos show how New York City built the Freedom Tower in the wake of 9/11
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Stunning images of the New York City skyline every year on 9/11

September 11, 2019 is the 18th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Centre. The destruction of the Twin Towers left a glaring hole in the New York City skyline. Following the attacks, movies and television shows replaced images of or cut scenes involving the buildings. In the intervening […]
Stunning images of the New York City skyline every year on 9/11
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3 common questions about terrorism and political violence, answered

Editor’s note: The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack at the Manchester Arena that claimed at least 22 lives and hospitalized 59 more people. One victim was just eight years old. The mayor of Manchester called the attack “an evil act.” Because the media often sensationalizes terrorism and […]
3 common questions about terrorism and political violence, answered
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Al Qaeda releases insider’s account of 9/11 plot

Sometime before his death in a US drone strike in June 2015, Nasir al Wuhayshi recorded an insider’s account of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. As the aide-de-camp to Osama bin Laden prior to the hijackings, Wuhayshi was well-placed to know such details. And al Qaeda in the Arabian […]
Al Qaeda releases insider’s account of 9/11 plot