4 Things To Know: 9/11 Anniversary, Legionnaires’ Outbreak & More

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sept. 11, 2016.

Number One: 9/11 Anniversary

Sunday marks the fifteenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

The first highjacked plane hit the World Trade Center in New York at 8:46 a.m. Eastern Time.

President Barack Obama will observe a moment of silence in the White House at that exact time this morning.

Then he will address a Pentagon memorial service.

Number Two: Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

State health officials are trying to track down the source of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease.

Five people in Hopkins have become sick between Aug. 4 and Sept. 1.

Three remain in the hospital, two have since recovered.

Number Three: Nurses’ Strike Continues

The more than 4,000 nurses went on strike on Labor Day at Abbott Northwestern, The Phillips Eye Institute, Unity, United, and Mercy Hospitals.

They have been unable to reach a new three-year contract with Allina Health.

The main issue has been health insurance.

Number Four: Vikings Vs. Titans

The Vikings kick off their season in Tennessee at noon.

Shaun Hill will likely be the starting quarterback for the Vikings.

Teddy Bridgewater underwent surgery last week on his left knee.

He will not play this season.

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  1. **** says:

    no report on Clinton’s health collapse at Ground Zero?..wonder why!

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