Discovery Bows 9/11, White House Specials Tonight

Tonight, Discovery offers two new specials, “9/11 Firehouse” (7 p.m. CT), followed immediately by “The Presidents’ Gatekeepers.”

9/11 Firehouse” documents the story of the “Ten House” firefighters, who were the first to enter and the last to leave the Twin Towers during the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks against the United States. For the first time on national television, the firefighters collectively recall their stories. NBC’s Willie Geist narrates.

The Presidents’ Gatekeepers” features exclusive interviews with all 20 living White House chiefs of staff and former presidents Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.