BGC Partners, an offshoot of the financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald, brought in celebrities Thursday to work the phones on the trading floor for its annual Charity Day.
The names of 343 firefighters were read and, in the FDNY tradition, a bell rung after each.
He walked away from that day. Many wouldn’t. But in those moments of crisis he showed his character, and why he will forever be the man I hope to someday be.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has directed that U.S. and state flags be flown at half-staff to remember the nearly 3,000 victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Boomer and Craig spent a few minutes Thursday talking to the head and CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, Howard Lutnick, who saw his company lose hundreds of employees during the 9/11 terror attacks.
A scholarship fund set up for families of 9/11 victims said Wednesday it recently surpassed $100 million in awards handed out since the terrorist attacks.
Two sons have carried on the tradition set by their father, a firefighter who was killed in the terrorist attacks.
One thing the families of 9/11 victims may notice as they gather at the memorial this year is fewer construction fences, marking another year of progress.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rep. Jerrold Nadler and Rep. Peter King joined Mayor Bill de Blasio in lower Manhattan to call for the reauthorization of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
The bracelet was engraved with the name of fallen New York City firefighter Michael Otten, who died on Sept. 11. The firefighter’s widow, Marion Otten, said her son lost the bracelet on the beach at Robert Moses State Park a decade ago.
The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.
The 749 New Jersey residents killed on 9/11 were remembered Sunday during a ceremony at the Empty Sky Memorial in Liberty State Park.
They say that those who worked around the World Trade Center site should enroll with the state Workers’ Compensation Board.
The work by Kyle Pavlik, a 17-year-old Bergen Catholic High School student, uses three pieces of twisted, rusted World Trade Center steel and is displayed in front of the Haworth Fire Department.
Lee Ielpi, the center’s president and co-founder, said he’s still seeing full tours daily.
New York City paused to commemorate the eleventh anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America on Sept. 11, 2012.