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What It Was Like To Be an Iranian-American Woman In NYC on 9/11

Hedia Anvar | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Hedia Anvar

On September 13, I put on a dust mask and carried two grocery bags full of produce so that I could pass for a below-Canal St. resident and get close to Ground Zero. It was true that only residents were allowed to cross the barricades, but I felt a strong need to feel connected.

7 Years at Ground Zero (Video)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts
Steve Rosenbaum

Over the past seven years, I've been allowed to observe and document the process of conceiving, curating, building, and now opening to the public the National 9/11 Memorial Museum. My images and recordings span seven remarkable years.

LOOK: Marble Underground Walkway Opens At WTC

| Posted 10.24.2013 | New York

By Irene Plagianos LOWER MANHATTAN — A 600-foot underground walkway linking the World Trade Center with Brookfield Place opened to the public T...

These Photos Of 9/11 First Responders Break Our Hearts, But They Also Make Us Damn Proud

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Very little needs to be said about the following photos of first responders on September 11th, 2001 and during the subsequent recovery efforts. The im...

Building the 9/11 Memorial Museum: Reflections as Opening Day Approaches

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.11.2013 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

On the TED stage I asked the question: "Where were you on 9/11?" Soon, we'll all have a place to answer that question.

Memories Of The '93 World Trade Center Bombing: 'Thank God The Elevator Never Arrived'

Buck Wolf | Posted 04.27.2013 | Crime
Buck Wolf

"We heard the boom down the street. Still, nobody cared. To live in New York City is to accept the occasional boom. At that moment, nobody had any idea that a terrorist with a truck bomb had blown a crater under the WTC that was the size of the Meadowlands Arena -- or that six people were dead."

WTC Workers Busted For Selling Pot

| Posted 02.22.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer FINANCIAL DISTRICT — They were helping to build the city's highest building — while also helping f...

PHOTOS: Putting An Escalator Atop One WTC

Posted 12.18.2012 | New York

Workers reportedly installed an escalator on the 101st floor of One World Trade Center. A photographer captured the escalator dangling high above Low...

Feeling Lost on 9/11

The Minnesota Daily | Posted 11.12.2012 | College
The Minnesota Daily

9/11 is a day I will never forget where I was and what I was doing. It's burned into my memory and often replays at the oddest moments. In my mind, I always wonder what I would have done.

The National 9/11 Museum: A Generation Needs It Now

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Steve Rosenbaum

The National 9/11 Memorial Museum deserves to be back on track with a firm opening date. It's importance overshadows a petty political squabble, and standing in its way puts the Nation's needs behind political objectives.

WATCH: 1 WTC Crane Operator Works The Sky

Posted 05.22.2012 | New York

As 1 World Trade Center steadily climbs above the Manhattan skyline, hopefully becoming the country's tallest building, about 200 crane operators cont...

A Building

Tom Butta | Posted 07.09.2012 | New York
Tom Butta

You have a choice. Remain as you are. And stay how you've been. Or courageously commit to aggressively building a bigger, better and bolder future for yourself and your organization.

LOOK: 1 WTC To Surpass Empire State As Tallest Building In NYC Very Soon

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK, April 24 (Reuters) - One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, could surpass the Empire State Building as...

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...

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...

3 WTC Could Shrink From 80 To 7 Stories

Posted 01.23.2012 | New York

3 World Trade Center was originally planned as an 80-story skyscraper. Now, however, it could be just 7. Crain's New York reports developer Larry ...

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?

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.

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.

Today. 9/11/11 at the National Memorial

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.11.2011 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

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Gazelle Emami

9/11 Timeline: How The Attacks Changed Our Cultural History (INFOGRAPHIC)

HuffingtonPost.com | Gazelle Emami | Posted 11.11.2011 | Home

"It felt like a movie" was both a sickening and apt descriptor for the September 11, 2001, attacks. The apocalyptic scene was pegged to a part of our ...

Extreme Heroism

Anthony Amore | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics
Anthony Amore

September 11, 2001, is day marked by extremes. It is hard to imagine a better example of religious extremism than the actions of the 19 maniacs who t...

Twin Towers Still Standing At Chinese Theme Park

Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.09.2011 | Travel

It's been 10 years, but replica World Trade Center Twin Towers still stand in a miniature version of Manhattan on display at Window of the World, a Ch...

My Memorial. Your Memorial. A Journey.

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.08.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Rather than a book or a film, I made the somewhat controversial decision to create an App for the iPad to commemorate 9/11.