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Three WTC May Finally Soar

| Posted 09.08.2013 | New York

By Irene Plagianos FINANCIAL DISTRICT -- After years of delays, 3 World Trade is finally getting off the ground. Media company GroupM has signed on...

WTC Developer: American Airlines Reneging On 9/11 Promise

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 02.21.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A World Trade Center developer asked a judge Wednesday to disqualify American Airlines from using an "act of war" defense to dodge propert...

Four World Trade Center To Be Completed

Posted 06.26.2012 | New York

The final steel beam will be placed atop 4 World Trade Center Monday (weather and lightning-permitting), making it the second of the site's buildings ...

At $3.8 Billion, The World's Most Expensive Building

Posted 01.31.2012 | New York

Completing the One World Trade Center will cost $3.8 billion, The Wall Street Journal reports, making it "by far" the most expensive building in the w...

City Won't Aid A Shrunken 3 WTC

AP | By CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 01.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- An 80-story skyscraper under construction at ground zero will have to stop at seven stories unless the developer can line up more tenants,...

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 ...

7 World Trade Center Is Now Fully Leased

AP | Posted 11.20.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Developer Larry Silverstein (SIL'-vur-steen) says his 52-story skyscraper just north of the World Trade Center site is fully leased. ...

Paul Needham

PLUS: He May Have Been Pushed Aside, But Ground Zero's Original Master Planner Left His Mark

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 11.09.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- A few years ago, it seemed as if Daniel Libeskind was down for the count here at ground zero. The commission for the Freedom Tower, now...

WATCH: The Best Video Of The New World Trade Center Site

Posted 11.08.2011 | New York

In an effort to attract new tenants to the new World Trade Center site, developer Larry Silverstein, Mayor Bloomberg, and architects Daniel Liebeskind...

Paul Needham

Paintings Show The Fall And Rise Of World Trade Center

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 09.28.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- Anyone looking to find this city's most amazing art studio can stop right now. It is, without a doubt, the 48th floor of 7 World Trade ...

Obama at Ground Zero: Emotion, Memories (And Some Embarrassment for New York)

Dan Collins | Posted 07.04.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Nearly ten years after terrorists smashed planes into Lower Manhattan, the most optimistic thing you can say about the rebuilding of the World Trade Center is that it's a work in progress.

McCourts' Former Lawyer Becomes Key Witness

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — An attorney testified Tuesday at the divorce trial of Jamie and Frank McCourt that he drafted six copies of a postnuptial marital ...

World Trade Center Towers: The Real Public Cost

The New York Observer | Eliot Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

For more than a year, an exhaustive battle raged over the future of developer Larry Silverstein's towers at the World Trade Center, with the Port Auth...

World Trade Center Agreement Between Larry Silverstein, Port Authority & Bloomberg

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The World Trade Center developer and government agencies that control the site have reached a tentative deal to resolve a 16-month st...

WTC Development: Port Authority And Larry Silverstein Meet To Discuss Fate Of Ground Zero

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has met with a developer a day before a deadline to work out a new schedule for rebuild...

Workers Rally At Ground Zero To Pressure Progress On WTC

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Hundreds of construction workers raised a rallying cry of "Build it now!" on Tuesday, gathering with elected officials at the World T...

Larry Silverstein, Port Authority Get Trade Center Deadline

nytimes.com | CHARLES v. BAGLI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

An arbitration panel has ruled against the developer Larry Silverstein on a series of critical issues involving the construction of three office tower...

Ground Zero's "Plan B" Needs $20 Million More

nydailynews.com | Douglas Feiden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Taxpayers will have to cough up another $20 million for Ground Zero because of the brutal battle raging between the Port Authority and developer Larry...

What World Trade Center? What We Need is a Sheriff

Glyn Vincent | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Glyn Vincent

This year, after ninety six months of starts and stops, re-designs and security modifications, court battles and other miscellaneous delays, a few steel columns of the new World Trade Center tower are finally visible.

World Trade Center Owners Stop Paying $300,000-A-Day Penalties (PHOTOS)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York (AP) -- The owners of ground zero say they've stopped paying $300,000-a-day penalties to the developer at the World Trade Center site after m...

Port Authority Threatens Silverstein On Ground Zero Construction

NY Daily News | By Douglas Feiden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Port Authority for the first time on Friday spelled out a scenario in which it could strip Larry Silverstein of the three iconic skyscrapers he pl...

World Trade Center Developer Threatens Arbitration

AP | AMY WESTFELDT | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- The private developer of the World Trade Center site threatened Monday to go to an arbitrator unless he and the site's owner quickly ...

Ground Zero Construction Talks Deadlocked

New York Times | CHARLES V. BAGLI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the developer Larry Silverstein remain deadlocked over construction of two giant office towers at gr...

Ground Zero Developer Offers To Redesign Building For Merrill Lynch: Why It Might And Might Not Happen

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The AP's Amy Westfeldt reports on the attempts to lure Merrill Lynch to the World Trade Center: Dangling millions of dollars — sometimes billio...