2001

The 9/11 Memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey was found vandalized on Sunday, Nov. 2. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Memorial Defaced With Graffiti In West Windsor, N.J.

Police late Monday were searching for vandals who defaced a 9/11 memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey — apparently only to express love for someone.

11/03/2014

Three retired firefighters -- (l-r) Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Robert Leaver, Firefighter Howard Bischoff -- all died Monday as a result of illnesses from the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Credit: FDNY)

3 Retired Firefighters Die Of 9/11-Related Illnesses In One Day

The FDNY on Wednesday was mourning the death of three retired firefighters who all died in one day earlier this week from illnesses they contracted in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

09/24/2014

The 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Friends Of 9/11 Victims Gather At Museum On Eve Of Anniversary

On the eve of the 13th anniversary of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, people gathered at the 9/11 Museum to remember the horror and losses of that day.

09/10/2014

Everyday New Yorkers are sharing their reflections of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, for the first time at the 9/11 Museum. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Museum Adds Reflections From Everyday New Yorkers For First Time

The 9/11 Museum has now added new voices to its memorial to the solemn day. For the first time, ordinary New Yorkers are being seen and heard as part of the museum.

09/09/2014

Courtroom sketch of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith (left), as the verdict is read at his terrorism trial in Manhattan federal court, March 26, 2014. (credit: Court art/ Jane Rosenberg)

Prosecutors Call For Life Sentence For Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law On Terror Conviction

Prosecutors said Monday that Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law should be sentenced to life in prison for his role as al Qaeda’s spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks, which involved he made “bone-chilling threats” against America.

08/25/2014

Dust fills the area around the World Trade Center as the Twin Towers collapse - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

9/11 Illness Victim Compensation Decisions Picking Up After Slow Start

The fund that compensates those suffering from illnesses related to the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has picked up the pace of evaluating applications after a slow start.

07/03/2014

A woman peers into the reflective glass of the gift shop at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in lower Manhattan. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Service Members Head To Ground Zero To Observe Memorial Day

For the first time, service members in New York for Fleet Week had an opportunity to observe Memorial Day at the 9/11 Memorial.

05/26/2014

Suspenders Bar

Last Call For Financial District’s Suspenders Bar

A Financial District bar that had become a part of the fabric of the neighborhood in some of the city’s darkest days was set to close its doors for good on Friday night.

05/23/2014

An image of one of the original World Trade Center Towers is displayed in the window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Museum Gift Shop Draws The Ire Of Many: ‘It’s A Disgrace’

There is a debate brewing over whether it’s appropriate for the 9/11 museum gift shop to sell souvenirs at the exact spot where thousands of people died.

05/19/2014

Daniel Nigro serving as chief of department for the FDNY on Sept. 16, 2001. (Credit: HENNY RAY ABRAMS/AFP/Getty Images)

Retired FDNY Officer Daniel Nigro To Be Named New Commissioner

Retired fire officer Daniel Nigro helped rebuild the FDNY after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and he will now be taking over as the new commissioner of the department.

05/08/2014

A scene from 'Bikeman: A 9/11 Play' at the TriBeCa Performing Arts Center. (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Bikeman: A 9/11 Play’ Recounts Former CBS Producer’s Harrowing Experience

The moments after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, were some of the most horrific and tragic in New York City history, and a group of artists and performers are trying to make sure the memories of the victims live on.

03/01/2014

Airport Security (file / credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Homeland Security Warns Of New Terror Chatter About Explosives In Shoes

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security was warning airlines Wednesday to be aware of new chatter about explosives placed in shoes.

02/19/2014

Top (left to right): Captain Dennis Morales, Det. Alick Hermann, Det. Fermin Archer. Bottom (left to right) : Lt. Christopher Pupo, Officer Denis McLarney, Sgt. Garrett Danza. (credit: Handout)

6 Fallen Officers Added To Police Memorial Wall

The city honored its fallen heroes this week in a moment of solemn remembrance in Battery Park.

10/12/2013

AT&T Tweet

AT&T Pulls Tweet Showing Smartphone With 9/11 Memorial

AT&T elected Wednesday to take down a Twitter post showing smartphone snapping a photo of the “Tribute in Light” memorial to the 9/11 attacks.

09/11/2013

New York City Commemorates 10th Anniversary Of 9/11 Terror Attacks

5 Events To Mark The 9/11 Anniversary Tonight In NYC

As New York City continues to rebuild, today we take a moment to remember those we lost as well as honor those who responded to the attacks that forever changed our lives. Below are 6 9/11-related events happening throughout the city. We will never forget.

09/11/2013

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