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Commemorations of the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on Washington and New York were more muted and reflective than past years, with a moment of silence at the White House and a somber reading of the names of the dead at Ground Zero in New York. A roundup of news stories, photos and multimedia related to the anniversary:


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