A Plane Crash Reignites 9/11 Anxieties

Two months after September 11, 2001, American Airlines Flight 587 fell from the sky into a neighborhood in Queens, New York. A traumatized city is forced to consider the terrifying prospect that another terrorist act may be the reason. (2:53)

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