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Twin Towers Global village A pair of really tall buildings in NYC demolished by terrorists who flew fuel-laden airliners into each tower on September 11, 2001. See Post-traumatic stress disorder.
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Peik, a civil engineer, with 40 years of engineering experience in government and industry, grew up in New York City and is familiar with the structure of the Twin Towers.
In a special tribute, however, Fishs Eddy, along with Homer Laughlin, the company that makes the pattern, has created a mug that features just the Twin Towers, enlarged from the original pattern, with the dates 1973-2001 printed below and the words "In Loving Memory" on the backstamp.
People in the Malaysian IT industry, however, argue that Silicon Valley is not about grand buildings such as the Twin Towers but rather the coming together of creative people finding commercial applications for their ideas.
She also established the Twin Towers Job L[begin strikethrough]l[end strikethrough]ink efforts, organizing and running three Twin Towers Job Expos in one month.
Metal workers, many of whom helped raise the Twin Towers in the early '70s, returned to the site to help break down the twisted steel and remove it to aid recovery efforts.
Firefighters will don their running shoes in New York to raise money for the victims of the Twin Towers inferno.
It was a day I'll never forget, the day the Twin Towers came down, claiming the lives of over 3,500 people.
When the scale model of the twin towers first arrived in architect Minoru Yamasaki's office, it was too tall for the ceiling.
Now New Yorkers will never know what these minds could have produced under more productive and liberating circumstances, None of the architects went against the programme's 'strong preference for preserving the footprints of the twin towers for memorial or memorial related elements'.
We propose three memorials, the empty voids, the footprints of the twin towers, a 20-acre park, with transport hub and parking below, and two towers that kiss and become one - the tallest, strongest and greenest.
A POIGNANT SIGHT: The twin towers still stand but the west end of the old stadium has already disappeared.
AMERICANS have accused film chiefs of cashing in on the Twin Towers tragedy.