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Family members of victims of the September 11, (Credit: Charles Eckert)

Family members of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks attend an observance of the 11th Anniversary of 9/11 at the National September 11 Memorial plaza located at ground zero in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

New York City ceremonies on 9/11/12

Ceremonies in lower Manhattan marking the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

Port Authority officers block the road on the
(Credit: Hector Eugui)

Port Authority officers block the road on the George Washington bridge during a moment of silence to honor those who died on 9/11. Photo was taken at 9:03 time when second plane hit. Traffic was stopped for 1 minute of reflection. Many drivers got out of their cars and saluted or bowed their heads. The Porth Authority Police lost 37 officers and one K9.

Jose Gonzales, 60, of Manhattan, shows his support
(Credit: Nancy Borowick)

Jose Gonzales, 60, of Manhattan, shows his support of the New York City Fire Department station houses on the morning of September 11th, 2012, the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Family members of victims of the September 11,
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Family members of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks attend an observance of the 11th Anniversary of 9/11 at the National September 11 Memorial plaza located at ground zero in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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Family members of victims of the September 11,
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Family members of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks attend an observance of the 11th Anniversary of 9/11 at the National September 11 Memorial plaza located at ground zero in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Family members of victims of the September 11,
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Family members of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks attend an observance of the 11th Anniversary of 9/11 at the National September 11 Memorial plaza located at ground zero in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

People remember Wayne A. Russo during observances held
(Credit: David Karp/Pool)

People remember Wayne A. Russo during observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, at the site of the attacks in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Names of victims are read by loved ones
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Names of victims are read by loved ones during observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, at the site in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Members of the NYPD stand guard during the
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Members of the NYPD stand guard during the the 9/11 ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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A patriotic onlooker on West Street listens as
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

A patriotic onlooker on West Street listens as names are read during the 9/11 ceremonies at Ground Zero in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Loved ones of victims of the 9/11 attacks
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Loved ones of victims of the 9/11 attacks during observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, at the site in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

A patriotic onlooker on West St. in New
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

A patriotic onlooker on West St. in New York listens as victims' names are read during the 9/11 ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

The new building at One World Trade Center
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

The new building at One World Trade Center in New York, draped with an American flag during the 9/11 ceremonies. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Linda Mula stands on Greenwich St. in New
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Linda Mula stands on Greenwich St. in New York, listening as names are read during the 9/11 ceremonies. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of
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New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during the 11th anniversary ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of
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New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during the 11th anniversary ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of
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New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during the 11th anniversary ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of
(Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa)

New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during the 11th anniversary ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

German police officers attend 9/11 ceremonies in New
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German police officers attend 9/11 ceremonies in New York to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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A view of 1 World Trade Center as
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A view of 1 World Trade Center as New Yorkers pause to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during the 11th anniversary ceremonies in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Charles Scibetta, right, consoles Vincenzo Scibetta as his
(Credit: Mary Altaffer/Pool)

Charles Scibetta, right, consoles Vincenzo Scibetta as his mother Adrian Victoria's name is read during the observances held on the eleventh anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

A single rose is stuck into the plaque
(Credit: Mike Segar/Pool)

A single rose is stuck into the plaque of names at the edge of the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

American flags left in the plaque of names
(Credit: Mike Segar/Pool)

American flags left in the plaque of names on the edge of the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Tania Garcia of Florida comforts her grandmother Gloria
(Credit: Chris Pedota/Pool)

Tania Garcia of Florida comforts her grandmother Gloria Romero as they remember Marlyn Garcia, Tania's sister, who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2011, on the 11th anniversary of the attacks in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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Family members, friends, and colleagues of victims of
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Family members, friends, and colleagues of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks attend an observance of the 11th anniversary at the National September 11 Memorial plaza in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Members of the FDNY stand at attention at
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Members of the FDNY stand at attention at the fireman memorial outside the World Trade Center site during the the 9/11 anniversary ceremonies in New York, New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

An American flag placed at the name of
(Credit: Chang W. Lee/Pool)

An American flag placed at the name of Frances Ann Cilente by her aunts during a commemoration ceremony of the 11th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks at the North Pool of the 9/11 memorial in New York

Tania Garcia of Florida lost her sister Marlyn
(Credit: Chris Pedota/Pool)

Tania Garcia of Florida lost her sister Marlyn Garcia in the attacks. She comforts Cathy Pepe of Yorktown Heights, N.Y., who lost her husband Salvatore in the September 11, 2001 attacks. This took place during observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Family and loved ones listen to a reading
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Family and loved ones listen to a reading of the names of victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks during observances held on the 11th anniversary in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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A giant American flag is unfurled from the
(Credit: Mike Segar/Pool)

A giant American flag is unfurled from the construction at One World Trade Center tower during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, far left,
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Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, far left, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, attend a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

During observances, Alicia Watkins remembers a friend at
(Credit: Todd Maisel/Pool)

During observances, Alicia Watkins remembers a friend at poolside who died at the Pentagon on Sept. 11. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Peggy Bourke and Susan Friedes listen as names
(Credit: Mary Altaffer/Pool)

Peggy Bourke and Susan Friedes listen as names of victims are read during the observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Tara Butzbaugh, center, looks at her son, Benjamin,
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Tara Butzbaugh, center, looks at her son, Benjamin, 3, during an observance at the National Memorial Plaza at Ground Zero. Butzbaugh lost her brother, John Christopher Henwood, a Cantor Fitzgerald employee. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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The hand of Vasanta Velamuri, of Avenel, N.J.,
(Credit: Craig Ruttle/Pool)

The hand of Vasanta Velamuri, of Avenel, N.J., touches the impression of her husband's name, Sankara Sastry Velamuri, on the rim of the south pool of the 9/11 memorial during observances held on the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, at the site in lower Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, kneeling left,
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New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, kneeling left, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speak with Miah Afsaruddin at a ceremony to commemorate the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the World Trade Center. Afsaruddin, from Bangladesh, lost his son, Nural Miah, and daughter-in-law, Shakila Yasmin, in the 9/11 attacks. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Khudeza Begum etches the name of her slain
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Khudeza Begum etches the name of her slain nephew during ceremonies for the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Scott Willens, who joined the United States Army
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Scott Willens, who joined the United States Army three days after the terrorist attacks on 9/11/01, pauses as he reflects by the south pool on friends he has lost while on deployment, during anniversary ceremonies at the site of the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Port Authority police officers carry the American flag
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Port Authority police officers carry the American flag that flew over at the World Trade Center towers during memorial ceremonies for the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center site. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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Crystal Moldinado, who lost her mother, pauses at
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Crystal Moldinado, who lost her mother, pauses at the north pool memorial during observances for the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center site. (Sept. 11, 2012)

A couple embraces as friends and relatives of
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A couple embraces as friends and relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center attend a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

A man gathers with friends and relatives of
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A man gathers with friends and relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center at a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

An American flag stands stuck in a plaque
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An American flag stands stuck in a plaque of names of the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks at North Pool of the 9/11 memorial during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Childhood friends from Italy, Lucrezia Susca, 78, left,
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Childhood friends from Italy, Lucrezia Susca, 78, left, and Chiara Pesce, 75, center, hold photos of their grandchildren Grace Gollante-Susca and Danny Pesce, who were also friends and died together while working at Cantor Fitzgerald, as friends and relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center attend a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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People stand at the edge of the north
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People stand at the edge of the north pool of the 9/11 memorial in a moment of silence during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Ava Kathleen Schmoelzer, 7, from Stamford, Conn., places
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Ava Kathleen Schmoelzer, 7, from Stamford, Conn., places flowers for her aunt on the wall near the south tower reflecting pool wall during observances marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center in Manhattan. (Sept. 11, 2012)

People stand at the edge of the south
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People stand at the edge of the south pool, part of the 9/11 memorial, during anniversary ceremonies at the site of the terror attacks on the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Andrew Timson, 7, etches the name of his
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Andrew Timson, 7, etches the name of his slain uncle, Andrew Fisher, during ceremonies marking the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Nina Fisher, sister of 9/11 victim Andrew Fisher,
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Nina Fisher, sister of 9/11 victim Andrew Fisher, embraces her niece Mia Tinson, 9, at a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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NYPD bugler Gabe Perdomo warms up while standing
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NYPD bugler Gabe Perdomo warms up while standing next to the south pool of the memorial to the World Trade Center Tuesday in preparation for the 11th anniversary ceremony to mark the terrorist attacks. (Sept. 11, 2012)

Dennis Swindell kisses the name of his partner
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Dennis Swindell kisses the name of his partner Gary Lee Bright on the wall of the South Tower pool, during memorial observances making the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the World Trade Center. (Sept. 11, 2012)

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