The following is full text of the joint resolution passed Friday, September 14. The document calls for the use of the United States armed forces against those responsible for Tuesday's attack.
The three New York regional airports opened briefly Thursday only to shut down abruptly after federal authorities detained a dozen men mistakenly linked to Tuesday's airplane hijackers.
Heavy rain and wind slowed the search for victims in the rubble of the World Trade Center, where President Bush plans to visit Friday afternoon.
Searchers sifting through the rubble at the Pentagon early Friday said they recovered the "black boxes" containing the flight data and voice recorders of the hijacked plane that crashed into the building Tuesday.
Across Europe and the world, heads of state have promised support, declared national days of mourning, and pledged solidarity in the face of terrorist attacks.
As rescue teams and investigators sort through the wreckage from Tuesday's terrorist attacks, federal authorities detain suspects and uncover evidence pointing to Osama bin Laden.
By Admin and PBS NewsHour
The following is the full text of President Bush's public remarks via telephone with New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and New York Governor George Pataki on the situation there.
In a preliminary estimate, the Pentagon announced today that approximately 190 people may have perished in the terrorist attack on the defense headquarters.
Officials have located the flight-data recorder for United Airlines Flight 93 the hijacked 757 jetliner that crashed 80 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.
President Bush announced this morning that he would visit New York to see firsthand the scene of devastation at the site of the collapsed World Trade Center.
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