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2011-08-25 10:05:00

SmartApps Expands Deal of the Day to eBooks with this Inside Account from the 9/11 First Responders Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 25, 2011 "9/11 Ordinary People: Extraordinary Heroes," a new book telling the dramatic account of 9/11 through the eyes of the First Responders, is now 40% off as SmartApps Deal of the Day (http://www.SmartApps.com). This new book marks the expansion of SmartApps Deal of the Day to eBooks, including Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook and...

2006-09-01 18:41:49

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Dozens of CBS television affiliates are balking at network plans to rebroadcast the acclaimed documentary "9/11" for fear that coarse language by firefighters in the film may incur stiff new fines for indecency. About 12 CBS affiliates have opted to skip the documentary altogether and run other programming in its place, while a dozen others plan to air the film later at night when fewer children are watching and more mature content is...

2006-08-31 02:45:30

By Thomas K. Arnold LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - With the fifth anniversary of the September 11 attacks approaching, several new DVDs touch upon the tragic events of that day. A two-disc edition of "United 93," a docudrama about the passenger revolt aboard one of the hijacked jets, comes out Tuesday with two bonus documentaries. The 48-minute "Chasing Planes: Witnesses to 9/11" chronicles the day through the eyes of the civilian and military ground control personnel. "United...

2006-08-10 00:19:30

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - CBS will air an updated version of the "9/11" documentary about the attacks at the World Trade Center and the firefighters who responded that September day five years ago. The Emmy- and Peabody-winning documentary, produced by brothers Gedeon and Jules Naudet and retired firefighter James Hanlon, will air September 10. Airing the documentary represents something of an act of courage by CBS, given the gritty language that "9/11"...

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