The Canadian Press

2011-09-11 | US Canada Sept 11 Gander

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The mayor of Gander, Newfoundland, was in the US capital September 11th to take part in a tribute to his town by Americans who were grateful for the help it provided to Americans stranded there on September 11th, 2001. Claude Elliott was humble in the face of the praise. (US Congresswoman Louise Slaughter told Gander's mayor, the premier of Newfoundland and Labrador and other Canadian officials that the people of Gander are the "world's better angels.")

Date: 2011-09-11
Placeline: WASHINGTON, DC.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << September 11th 2001 change the world forever but it didn't change the people of Gander and surrounding areas in the way they operate kindness love compassion is something that our people do throughout the province on a day-to-day basis >>