Former 9/11 Commission wants change at FBI

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Former members of the 9/11 Commission regret recommending that the FBI remain in charge of domestic intelligence.

Kean: 9/11 panel ideas would have helped

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- The leaders of the Sept. 11 commission say people died in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina because the panel's recommendations were not implemented.

Sept. 11 panel asks 'Where are reforms?'

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Former members of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror investigation committee are questioning why the federal government has not enacted crucial security reforms.

9-11 commission chair wants Bush response

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- The chairman of the now disbanded 9-11 commission has denied getting documents on Mohamed Atta and wants the White House to verify that.

Sept. 11 panel wants Bush progress report

WASHINGTON, June 6 (UPI) -- Members of the U.S. commission that investigated the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, are seeking a progress report from the Bush administration.

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'9/11 Commission Report' up for award

NEW YORK, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. government reports are usually dry, but the "9/11 Commission Report" has been nominated as non-fiction book of the year in the National Book Awards.

Security lapses reported in air travel

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. airlines are still checking passengers against incomplete lists of suspected terrorists, the chairman of the 9/11 commission testified Monday.

After delay, lawmakers pushing 9/11 report

WASHINGTON, July 28 (UPI) -- After an initially muted response, lawmakers are returning to Capitol Hill Friday to hold the first of several hearings on the Sept. 11 commission findings.

Bush gets 9/11 report

WASHINGTON, July 22 (UPI) -- U.S. President Thursday praised the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks and accepted its final report.

Sept. 11 panel briefing White House

WASHINGTON, July 21 (UPI) -- The panel investigating al-Qaida's attacks on New York and Washington briefed senior White House officials Wednesday on its findings, officials said.

Sept. 11 panel urges declassification

WASHINGTON, June 14 (UPI) -- Several members of the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks say much of the classified evidence they reviewed should be declassified.

9/11 panel member urged to testify

WASHINGTON, April 23 (UPI) -- Sept. 11 commission member Jamie Gorelick was under pressure Friday to testify about intelligence information sharing in the Clinton administration.

9/11 commission head 'not reassured'

WASHINGTON, April 14 (UPI) -- Sept. 11 commission Chairman Thomas Kean said Wednesday he has not been reassured by what he has learned about U.S. intelligence gathering capabilities.

Inquiry chief says 9/11 preventable

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America could have been prevented, according to the chairman of an independent commission investigating the assaults.

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9/11 commission weighs security, liberty

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The sixth public hearing of the federal commission to examine the 9/11 terror attacks focused on the balance between national security and civil liberties.

Subpoenas closer in Sept. 11 probe

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The chairman of the 10-member commission still investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks is threatening the White House with subpoenas.

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9/11 panel hiring in a race against time

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The 10-member blue-ribbon commission investigating the 9/11 terrorist attacks has begun hiring staff -- though not yet investigators -- and has found secure off

On Law: Don't make the FBI a whipping boy

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The 10-member presidential commission formed to ferret out government failures that led to the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, has a chance to do an enormous
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Bush taps ex-N.J. gov to lead 9-11 panel

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush on Monday named former New Jersey Gov. Thomas Kean to lead the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Kean replaces Henry Kissinger who was tapped to serve as chairman of the joint commission less than a m
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Bush names Kean as 9-11 chairman

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) --

Big spender to run for Senate in N.J.

TRENTON, N.J., June 5 (UPI) -- A successful entrepreneur who spent several millions of dollars of his own money has become the Republican nominee in the effort to unseat U.S. Sen. Robert Torr
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