Latest NY 9/11 Anniversary
The federal fund for people with illnesses related to the Sept. 11 attacks said Friday it has been able to issue compensation decisions to only 112 people out of nearly 55,000 who have applied so far.
The lawsuit, which is expected to be filed on Thursday, will seek to force the police and other agencies to explain how they came up with the security plan before anything is put in place.
A group of volunteers who lost a spouse or parent on 9/11 spent Veterans Day at St. Paul’s Church preparing care packages to send to soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Some first responders who served at ground zero following the 9/11 attacks have shown early signs of kidney damage, according to a study conducted by the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
The spire and beacon stand 408 feet tall. The spire can be seen from up to 50 miles away when it is lit on a clear night.
- Judge Rejects City’s Evacuation Plans For The Disabled During Emergencies 2013/11/07
- British Teens Spark Ire With 9/11 Flaming Twin Towers Halloween Costume 2013/11/06
- Just Days Left To Register For Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund 2013/10/01
- Mobile 9/11 Exhibit Highlights Heroism Amid Terror 2013/09/27
- Sen. Gillibrand: ‘Clock Is Ticking’ On Enrollment For 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund 2013/09/23
- Couple Turns Somber Mood Of 9/11 Into Chance To Start New Life 2013/09/12
- Bloomberg Says Era Of ‘Post-9/11 Uncertainty’ Is Over 2013/09/12
- Tributes, Moments Of Silence Mark 9/11 Anniversary 2013/09/11
- Push Made To Designate 9/11 A National Holiday 2013/09/11