1993 World Trade Center Bombing

White roses lay at the memorial site for the victims of the1993 World Trade Center bombing at on February 26, 2013.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ceremony Marks 22nd Anniversary Of 1993 World Trade Center Bombing

One Feb. 26, 1993, a rental van filled with explosives blew up in an underground garage at the trade center’s north tower, killing six people and injuring more than 1,000 others.


The NYPD and other local law enforcement agencies use radiation detectors as a preemptive measure to keep a dirty bomb out of the area. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: NYC’s Ring Of Protection — Tools In The Fight Against Dirty Bombs

Walk around the city, or drive around the suburbs, and there’s a good chance that a dirty bomb detector will check you out.