Daniel Libeskind, the master planner of the reconstructed World Trade Center (WTC) in New York, says his No.1 priority was to make the 16-acre wasteland at Ground Zero into a pleasant, functional public space.
A plaque commemorating a New Hampshire man who was piloting one of the planes that was hijacked on Sept. 11, 2001 is missing from the Portsmouth tree where it had been chained for 17 years.
September 11, 2001, is remembered as the deadliest single-day terrorist attack in American history. Three thousand lives were lost on this day, and tens of thousands of civilian survivors and first responders continue to suffer from the lasting effects of the attacks.
Hospices have grown adept at caring for the unique needs of special populations such as pediatric patients and veterans, but more and more are encountering patients whose illnesses stem from exposures to toxic substances in the aftermath of the Sept.
Ceremonies to honor our nation’s bravest were held across the Tri-State Area this Veterans Day. At the World Trade Center, there was a somber remembrance as yellow roses were placed next to the names of 9/11 victims who served in our military.
The Boston College football team's game against Florida State on Saturday will have some added meaning in what has become an annual tradition. The matchup is BC's Red Bandanna game to honor former Eagles lacrosse player Welles Crowther, who died during the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
The 9/11 Museum is taking visitors deep into the hunt for Osama bin Laden with a new exhibit that includes recently declassified information. Set to debut on Nov.
President Trump Thursday posthumously awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal to Rick Rescorla, who died on 9/11 while saving the lives of many co-workers at the World Trade Center. Rescorla was head of security for Morgan Stanley at 2 World Trade Center on Sept.
The United States government on Thursday offered a $4 million reward for information on the whereabouts of a Sudanese man who was convicted of war crimes at Guantánamo, was repatriated in 2012 and is suspected of recruiting for Al Qaeda’s branch in Yemen.
They covered the 9/11 attacks at ground zero. They breathed in the dust and debris. Now they have cancer. And they want other journalists to know that compensation and insurance is available for those who need it.
Josephine Smith, a legacy firefighter from the New York City Fire Department, finished the NYC marathon Sunday to honor her late father, Kevin Smith, who died while bravely serving during the attacks on 9/11.
The United Federation of Teachers and the Department of Education’s World Trade Center health-awareness program, aimed at reaching nearly 20,000 former public-school students who may have been exposed to potentially deadly toxins, attracted only about 50 people to the inaugural session at the uni
A 52-year-old Pittsburgh man has succumbed to malignant mesothelioma, and the asbestos exposure that caused his disease has been directly linked to his act of heroism immediately following the 9/11 World Trade Center terrorist attack.
Lawyers for 9/11 family members and survivors have identified 11 Saudi government officials who they say assisted the al Qaeda hijackers who attacked the United States 18 years ago, killing nearly 3,000 people.
Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi presented Thomas H. Kean, Sr., with an “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the Parsippany Sheraton Hotel on Sunday, November 3, during her Annual Pre-Election Breakfast.
On Nov. 3, 2014, 13 years after the World Trade Center was destroyed in the September 11, 2001 attacks, One World Trade Center opened it doors with employees at Conde Nast some of the first to move in.
After months of claiming a retired FDNY firefighter’s cancer was linked to excessive drinking, and not his time at Ground Zero, the city finally agreed to provide the sickened smokeater with a full 9/11 disability pension, the Daily News has learned.
Halloween is the last day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Doctors have seen a spike of breast cancer cases among people who worked at Ground Zero after 9/11. Hundreds of people from the area were killed or injured in the collapse of the World Trade Center 18 years ago.
Governor Tony Evers made a stop in Kewaskum on Thursday, Oct. 31. He signed a bill establishing the Wisconsin 9/11 Memorial Highway and the Wisconsin 9/11 Memorial and Education Center. Amidst the snow, an unfinished memorial awaits a portion of its unveiling in Kewaskum.
Five days after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in September of 2017, Bill Keegan, a retired lieutenant with the Port Authority Police of New York, and a band of New York City firemen, police officers and tradesmen from his nonprofit HEART 9/11 were there on the ground to help.