St. Agnes Church, in the picturesque lakeside village of Lac-Megantic, Quebec was the scene of a memorial service of remembrance attended by thousands on Sunday. One-year ago, on July 6, 2013, a runaway train derailed, killing 47 people.
The evidence of Hurricane Katrina's destruction is still visible today as scars in the landscape of Biloxi, Mississippi, but Biloxi has moved on. Repaired and rebuilt it awaits you coming to explore its vibrant casinos, nightlife, beaches and wildlife.
Because of the recession, failing real estate market and building costs the construction of office towers at the site of the WTC could be put off for decades. Analysis projections show that just one skyscraper could be built and occupied by 2036.
It's been eight years since two planes drove into the huge New York city World Trade Center building, toppling them and killing over 3,000 people. But now, the new WTC is finally rising, destined to be more beautiful than its predecessor.