10 Stories From September 11 You Must Read

1. Curiosity

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At 8:46 a.m., Flight 11 crashes into the North Tower of the World Trade Center. People saw the plane hit, but few suspected it was anything more than an unlikely accident.

2. Bewilderment

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There were conflicting reports about the size of the plane. The nation was left wondering how a plane could fly into one of the Twin Towers. Seventeen minutes later, everybody realized the truth.