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Schumer Urges Review Of World Trade Center Security

AP | Posted 03.30.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is asking federal officials to review security at the World Trade Center site after authorities said a series o...

Teen Sneaks Past Security To Reach Top Of WTC

AP | Posted 03.20.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — A 16-year-old boy bypassed security in the middle of the night and climbed a ladder to the spire of 1 World Trade Center, the nation...

9/11 Museum To Charge $24 For Admission

AP | Posted 01.24.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials at the National 9/11 Memorial in New York say the long-delayed museum dedicated to victims of the terror attack will open ...

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.

PHOTOS: WTC Transportation Hub Takes Shape

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 09.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Hundreds of workers are busy around the clock building the nearly $4 billion World Trade Center transportation hub, its white steel w...

One WTC Spire's Final Sections Lifted To The Top

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 07.02.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Adorned with an American flag that flapped in the breeze, the last pieces of a silver spire were hoisted to the top of the World Trade Cen...

Possible Human Remains Recovered From WTC Debris

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 06.02.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Jim Riches pulled his firefighter son's mangled body out of the rubble at the World Trade Center, but the phone calls still filtered in ye...

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."

'93 Bombing Remembered 20 Years Later

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 02.24.2013 | Crime

NEW YORK -- It had to be an accident. Though hard to imagine now, that was the prevailing theory moments after an explosion rocked the World Trade Ce...

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...

9/11 Fund Makes First Payment To Sick Responders

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 03.31.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A special fund set up by Congress to compensate people who got sick after being exposed to toxic World Trade Center dust following Sept. 1...

PHOTOS: WTC Spire Base Installed

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 01.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Workers at the rising 1 World Trade Center on Tuesday installed the first piece of the spire that will make the 104-floor skyscraper the t...

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.

Big News For One World Trade Center

AP | Posted 07.18.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The U.S. government has agreed to lease six floors of 1 World Trade Center, which ensures that at least half the tower will have paying te...

Obamas Visit WTC Site

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 06.15.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama ventured onto the hallowed ground of the World Trade Center site Thursday, getting a firsthand look at the skyscrap...

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 a...

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...

Port Authority To Trim Benefits For Employees

AP | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 05.29.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — The agency that owns the World Trade Center, New York's airports and several bridges and tunnels will scale back benefits for its non...