9/11 Ceremonies in Photos
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Sep 11, 2009 10:34 AM CDT
Visitors to the temporary memorial for United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa.   (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
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(Newser) – The nation marked the eighth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks today in ceremonies under gray skies in New York City, at the Pentagon, and at the crash site of Flight 93 in Pennsylvania. Today also was the first time the anniversary was observed as a national day of service, following an order President Obama signed this year. To see images from the ceremonies, click "Slideshow" at left.