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LOOK: What Do You Think About WTC's New Logo?

Posted 04.11.2012 | New York

With just a few short weeks to go till One World Trade Center reaches 100 floors, the building debuted a new logo on Wednesday. Capital New York r...

LOOK: New Photos From WTC Construction

Posted 04.09.2012 | New York

Celebrating both the construction of One World Trade Center's 100th floor and the arrival of beautiful spring weather, the Port Authority's official W...

'Man On Wire' To Perform Grand Central Stunt?

Posted 04.02.2012 | New York

Famous French aerialist Philippe Petit could reprise a Grand Central Station stunt in honor of the landmark's centennial celebration next February. ...

WATCH: 1 WTC Will Soon Surpass Empire State

Posted 03.19.2012 | New York

The most expensive building in the world will soon be taller than the Empire State Building. The New York Daily News recently got an exclusive look at...

WTC Accident Sparks Move For Lighter Cranes Throughout City

| Posted 03.13.2012 | New York

By Julie Shapiro LOWER MANHATTAN — The city is ordering contractors to lighten the weight carried by cranes across the five boroughs in the wake...

Steel Beams Crash 40 Stories At WTC Construction Site

Posted 02.16.2012 | New York

Steel beams crashed 40 stories at the construction site of the World Trade Center Thursday morning, crushing a flatbed truck and injuring one man. ...

PHOTOS: A Visit To New York's 9/11 Memorial

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 03.08.2012 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

Now, a decade along, downtown New York City has not only recovered, it's been reborn. With a nod to the past and an eye toward the future, the World Trade Center site lives once more.

The Faithful Shopper: New Year's Wishes

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.28.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Here are some retail events I'd like to see in the year(s) ahead. Some are more likely than others, but the holidays are a time for dreaming, aren't they?

Movie review: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.21.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I keep want to referring to Stephen Daldry's film of Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close as, instead, ..& Incredibly Cute. That...

LOOK: Amazing New Photos From 1 World Trade Center

Posted 12.15.2011 | New York

Last week, downtown New Yorkers were abuzz, snapping away, as the new World Trade Center glowed in decorative holiday lights that illuminated like a "...

South Korean Developers May Change 'Twin Towers' Building Design

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 12.20.2011 | World

South Korean developers may be backing down from plans to erect two luxury apartment buildings that some say resemble the World Trade Center buildings...

Judge Says Islamic Center Park51 Cannot Be Evicted, But Must Pay Back Rent

Posted 11.29.2011 | New York

A Manhattan Judge has blocked Con Edison from evicting Park51, the proposed Islamic Center in Lower Manhattan. The center however will need to pay hun...

A Readers Revolution: Engaged

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.11.2012 | Books
Steve Rosenbaum

I've known a lot of writers in my life. They tend to have strong feelings about the subjects they choose to write about, and once their book is published they're even up for a good debate.

WATCH: Awesome New York Time-Lapse Video

Posted 12.12.2011 | New York

Videographer Will Boisture pays tribute to New York City, his home of seven years, with a beautiful time-lapse video that took two and a half years to...

SLIDESHOW: Heroic Pups Earn Awards At 'Top Dog' Ceremony

Danielle Cadet | Posted 12.03.2011 | Impact

The American Humane Association held its annual Hero Dog Awards on Saturday in Beverly Hills to honor canine's finest. The awards, sponsored by Cesar ...

Was It Illegal For The Port Authority To Raise Bridge And Tunnel Tolls?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.19.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Cash tolls increased Sunday on bridges and tunnels owned by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Cash tolls on the Geor...

OOPS: Google's New Travel Feature Lists World Trade Center As Destination

Sydney Morning Herald | Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

Google's new flight-search tool has hit turbulence on its first day with an embarrassing blooper that has New York's World Trade Centre listed in the ...

Ground Zero: A Ten Year Photographic Retrospective

Derek Henry Flood | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Derek Henry Flood

2011-09-13-dhfff.pngYear after year, I have returned to the site of the 9/11 attack to document the bouts of collective grief and fits of progress. This is my record of a decade of 9/11.

The Untold Story of Ground Zero Evacuations by Boat

Jessica DuLong | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Jessica DuLong

In the aftermath of an inconceivable assault, New York's ferryboat captains, tug crews, dinner-boat and sailing-yacht operators and other mariners stepped in, spontaneously, to provide invaluable, irreplaceable assistance.

How Obama Became the Curator of the Bush Legacy

Mike Davis | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics
Mike Davis

Obama has become the chief curator of the Bush legacy: a born-again convert to special ops, killer drones, immense intelligence budgets, Orwellian surveillance technology, secret jails, and the superhero cult of former general, now CIA Director David Petraeus.

In Remembrance of a Perfect Stranger

Anne Mai Bertelsen | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York
Anne Mai Bertelsen

We have been drenched with rain for days. But, ten years ago, in the midst of hurricane season, it was an extraordinarily clear and sunny day.

Can 9/11 Prompt A More Peaceful World?

Eliot Daley | Posted 11.12.2011 | Religion
Eliot Daley

Being respectful of other opinions as we pursue our legitimate interests around the world today will increase the peacefulness of the human community our children inherit tomorrow.

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Sunday 9.11.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.12.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I was in a screening at the Toronto International Film Festival on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, and by the time the movie was over, the World Trade ...

Using the 9/11 Documentary Rebirth to Repair Lives

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.11.2011 | Impact
Marcia G. Yerman

The documentary Rebirth begins with a sound familiar to New Yorkers. It's the audio theme for the "all news all the time" radio station 1010 WINS.

Days in New York City, September 11, 2001-May, 2002, a Photo Essay

Mira Schor | Posted 11.11.2011 | Arts
Mira Schor

2011-09-11-Screenshot20110911at6.46.40PM.jpg I have often wondered how many people in the metropolitan area saw some part of the events of September 11 in New York City with their own eyes.