Politics & Elections
Up Close for August 21st, 2011
NEW YORK (WABC) -- 9/11 was the day the FDNY suffered its greatest loss of life ever.
On Up Close today, as the tenth anniversary of 9/11 approaches, Diana Williams sits down with FDNY Commissioner Tom Von Essen.
And, first responders ask, what is their role as the city and the country prepare to remember the victims of 9/11?
Also, an air force medic shares his story of what it was like when American Airlines flight 77 crashed into the pentagon.
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