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NYPD Denies Carter Request to Visit Ground Zero

by Scott Ott · 58 Comments

(2007-10-11) — The New York City Police Department today turned down a request by former President Jimmy Carter to go to ‘Ground Zero’, the site of the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center, during Mr. Carter’s upcoming visit to Columbia University because the department could not “guarantee his safety.”
Mr. Carter, who this week [...]

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Tags: Politics · U.S. News

Bush Denies Ahmadinejad Visited New York

by Scott Ott · 70 Comments

(2007-09-26) — President George Bush today denied that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad ever visited New York City and said there’s “no definitive evidence” that he spoke at Columbia University or the United Nations this week.
“If it had happened it would have been horrible — a crime against humanity,” said Mr. Bush, “But I can assure [...]

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Tags: U.S. News