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World Trade Center Races To Secure Crains

wsj.com | Posted 10.26.2011 | New York

At the World Trade Center construction site in Lower Manhattan, crews were readying 10 tower cranes for high winds ahead of Hurricane Irene’s arriva...

Ode to Firefighters

Robert Slayton | Posted 10.24.2011 | New York
Robert Slayton

When the world was crumbling -- literally -- they didn't ask anything, just shouldered heavy gear and walked into the towers to do their jobs. Hundreds didn't walk out, ever.

FOX News Creates E-Book About The World Trade Center

Posted 10.16.2011 | Books

HarperCollins is teaming up with fellow News Corporation company FOX News to publish an enhanced e-book on Aug 23, RISE OF FREEDOM: The New World Trad...

Small Ceremonies

Brigid Brett | Posted 10.12.2011 | New York
Brigid Brett

When Dave Walker talks about the time he spent at Ground Zero in 2001, he has to pause from time to time -- to clear his throat, try and stop a coughing attack or allow his escalating heartbeat to quiet down a little.

Field Museum 9/11 Exhibit Will Mark 10th Anniversary Of Terrorist Attacks

AP | Posted 10.09.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago's Field Museum is planning an exhibit designed to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. "Ground Zero 360" ...

UPDATE: Beach Boys To Play Free 9/11 Concert In Denver

Posted 10.08.2011 | Denver

Sixteen pieces of steel from the World Trade Center will be on display for public viewing at Denver's Civic Center Park, Monday, according to The Denv...

Second Piece of Historic Ship Discovered at WTC Site

| Olivia Scheck | Posted 10.05.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Archaeologists helping to excavate the World Trade Center site have uncovered a second piece of the more than 200-year-old ship that was ...

WTC Strike Enters Its Second Day

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 10.02.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — About 200 laborers stood down from their jobs for a second day Tuesday at the World Trade Center site, although the owner said the wo...

NYC Mosque May Take Years To Complete

AP | Posted 10.02.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The developer of an Islamic community center and mosque near ground zero says it may take years to determine what kind of project Mus...

Concrete Workers Strike At World Trade Center

Posted 10.01.2011 | New York

Hundreds of concrete workers walked off the job at the World Trade Center site Monday one month after their contract expired. While the strike aff...

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 ...

Atheists Sue Over World Trade Center Memorial Cross

The Huffington Post | Brenna Cammeron | Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion

A national atheist group has filed a lawsuit to block the inclusion of the famous '9/11 cross' from a memorial at the World Trade Center site. The...

Atheists Sue Over World Trade Center Memorial Cross

Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

An atheist group has lodged a lawsuit to block the World Trade Center cross from going on display at the 9/11 museum. The suit claims that displayi...

Andrea Stone

The 'Ground Zero Mosque': One Year Later

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics

As political firestorms go, few have consumed more oxygen than last summer's "ground zero mosque" controversy in lower Manhattan. Though it was nei...

Why Switzerland Is A New Hotbed Of 9/11 Conspiracy Theories

TAGES ANZEIGER/Worldcrunch | David Vonplon | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

is a new website that delivers English editions of the best foreign-language news and journalism. By David Vonplon TAGES ANZEIGER/Worldcrunch ...

Paul Needham

110 Stories Project Aims To (Kind Of) Bring The Twin Towers Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 09.18.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- For years, Brian August was obsessed with looking at the World Trade Center. Then 9/11 happened and August's focus shifted: he began im...

Andrea Stone

Uncle Sam Wants You To Volunteer Your Services On 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.13.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- More than one million Americans are expected to volunteer in their communities on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks...

Reflecting Absence: Exploring The 9/11 Memorial

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 09.10.2011 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

As New York, and the world, prepares to see for the first time what will most certainly be one of the most visited memorial sites in the world -- Michael Arad seems calm, focused, and comfortable with what they'll see.

Greek Orthodox Rally To Rebuild Ground Zero Church

Posted 08.28.2011 | Religion

By Chris Herlinger c. 2011 Religion News Service NEW YORK (RNS) With cries of "Rebuild now! Rebuild Now!" parishioners and supporters of a Greek O...

Big Bank Considering Office Space In World Trade Center

Posted 08.14.2011 | Business

Citigroup Inc (C.N) is in the early stages of looking for about 1 million square feet of office space in Manhattan and considering space at the Wo...

Suburban Fire Department To Get Steel From 9/11 Wreckage

Darien, IL Patch | Lauren Williamson | Posted 08.08.2011 | Chicago

It was a powerful moment when Tri-State Fire Protection District Chief Michelle Gibson got the call this week that Tri-State would be receiving an 8-f...

Going to the 9/11 Memorial? Better Cross Your Legs...

Paul LaRosa | Posted 08.01.2011 | New York
Paul LaRosa

The former site of the World Trade Center towers cost $508 million to build and it will have the new Freedom Tower, reflecting pools and waterfalls. But one thing the site won't have is a single restroom.

Port Authority Spent $10M On WTC's Failed Glass Facade

AP | KAREN ZRAICK | Posted 07.12.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The owners of the World Trade Center have nixed plans to cover the first 20 stories of its signature skyscraper with decorative glass...

WTC Progress Report: Timeline Of The Construction

nytimes.com | BILL MARSH | Posted 07.09.2011 | New York

After Sept. 11, it took nearly a decade to locate and kill Osama bin Laden, perhaps giving the nation, and especially the families of those lost in th...

WATCH: Condoleezza Rice Insists 'Saddam Hussein Was A Threat'

Posted 07.05.2011 | Politics

Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice sat down with Lawrence O'Donnell Thursday night on MSNBC's 'The Last Word.' O'Donnell discussed the de...