9/11 Memorial

9/11 Memorial - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

9/11 Families Call For Feds To Take Over Memorial, Museum

Some 9/11 victims’ family members want to have the National Park Service run the museum and memorial the World Trade Center site, WCBS 880’s Monica Miller reported.

06/12/2012

Ceremony marking the end of the cleanup at the World Trade Center site following the 9/11 attacks - New York, NY - May 30, 2002 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Honors 10th Anniversary Of End Of World Trade Center Cleanup

A special ceremony will be held tonight at 6:30 at the 9/11 Memorial to honor the people whose hands carried the buckets, whose torches cut the steel, and whose searching discovered the bodies.

05/30/2012

Col. Ken DeTreux addresses Marines at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - May 29, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Marines Lay Wreath At World Trade Center Site

To cap off Fleet Week, hundreds of Marines gathered Monday for a wreath-laying ceremony at the World Trade Center site, WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman reported.

05/29/2012

Rendering of the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

9/11 Families Upset By Museum Delays

Family members of some Sept. 11 victims are frustrated with delays at the museum being built alongside the memorial at the World Trade Center site.

05/18/2012

A wreath honoring first responders is seen at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - Sep 20, 2011 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

First Responders To Be Honored At 9/11 Cleanup Anniversary

This month marks 10 years since cleanup at the World Trade Center site officially ended.

05/16/2012

The spehere from the original World Trade Center is seen in Battery Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Sphere Remains In Battery Park After Moving Deadline Passes

The World Trade Center sphere was supposed to be moved out by April 30 to make way for renovations but the iconic 25-foot bronze sculpture that was pulled from the rubble of the Twin Towers is still there.

05/04/2012

The spehere from the original World Trade Center is seen in Battery Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Sphere Being Moved From Battery Park To Storage

The bronz sculpture, which once stood as a symbol of world peace between the Twin Towers, will be moved from Battery Park for park renovations.

04/06/2012

One World Trade Center is seen from Battery Park - New York, NY - Jan 21, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to WCBS 880)

Audit: Port Authority Challenged And Dysfunctional

Details are being released of an audit of the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey ordered by both governors.

02/08/2012

The 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 15, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sen. Tom Coburn Opposes $20 Million In Annual Federal Funding For National September 11 Memorial And Museum

Coburn makes it clear he has no objection to the memorial and museum – just the annual federal funding.

02/02/2012

Tennessee St. Rep. Frank Nicely (file / credit: Tennessee General Assembly)

9/11 Memorial Gun Incident Sparks Threat From TN Lawmaker

Last month, a woman from Tennessee was caught in Manhattan with a gun, and now a Tennessee state lawmaker is threatening New Yorkers over the incident.

01/20/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Expresses Confidence 9/11 Museum Can Open On Time

The 9/11 museum is far behind schedule for its planned opening on September 11, 2012.

01/09/2012

The 9/11 Memorial and 9/11 Museum site - New York, NY - Aug 25, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: No Way 9/11 Museum Can Open On Time

Work on a planned museum at the World Trade Center has ground to a halt because of a financial dispute, and there is now no possibility it will open on time next year, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg said.

12/30/2011

A young girl touches a name on the 9/11 memorial South Tower pool of the World Trade Center September 11, 2011 in New York as the US marks 10 years since the 9/11 attacks. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Celebrates One Million Visitors

It took a decade for families of those who died on 9/11/01 to have a place to go to mourn their loss. Finally, back in September, on the 10 year anniversary of the terrible attacks at Ground Zero, the memorial opened.

12/29/2011

A member of the FDNY rings a bell at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2011 (credit: Allan Tannenbaum-Pool/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 6 – 9/11 Plus 10

As we at WCBS Newsradio 880 count down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011, we move on to number 6 and the anniversary of an event that changed our world.

12/28/2011

People stream out of the first responders day ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - Dec 22, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Nassau County Remembers First Responders Lost On 9/11

First responders from Long Island were remembered where they died today.

12/22/2011

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