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9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

9/11 Memorial And Museum To Open For Families Of Victims On Day Of Remembrance

The major components of the 9/11 ceremony will remain the same, including the reading of names and the moments of silence, however a few things will be done differently this year.

08/26/2014

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

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fake 911 Calls Could Land Man Behind Bars For 7 Years

Police say that in several of his calls Segna reported false incidents including explosions inside of a subway tunnel and a train station.

08/21/2014

Frank Lampard (Photo by Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images)

Frank Lampard Joins NYCFC, But Can’t Shake 9/11 Controversy

Lampard, who was once accused of mocking stranded Americans after the 9/11 terror attacks, is joining New York City FC.

07/24/2014

David Lim and dog Sirius (Credit: PANYNJ)

David Lim, PANYNJ Officer & 9/11 Survivor, To Retire Thursday

A first responder who survived the Sept. 11 attacks, will report for his final roll call Thursday.

07/16/2014

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Maloney Stands With New Yorkers In Support Of Terrorism Insurance Bill

The future of a federal backstop to protect insurers in the event of terrorist attacks is uncertain.

07/12/2014

FILE -- The sphere from the original World Trade Center (Credit: Getty Images)

Calls Mount To Return Sphere Sculpture To World Trade Center Site

After years of controversy, there still has been no decision made on what to do with a popular sculpture that stood on the plaza at the old World Trade Center.

07/07/2014

Melissa Brengel of Huntington Station points to empty bracket which held special 9/11 flag. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Special American Flag Returned To Woman Who Lost Brother On 9/11

A Long Island woman who lost her firefighter brother on September 11, had a special American flag returned to her after it was stolen earlier in the week.

07/05/2014

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

Hank Hunt and his wife DaLonna, who came to Long Island to push for Kari's Law (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Texas Family Comes To L.I. To Show Support For Proposed ‘Kari’s Law’

Suffolk County is considering legislation, dubbed “Kari’s Law,” that would eliminate the need to dial 9 before 911 while staying at a hotel.

06/12/2014

People walk the grounds at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sept. 11 Museum Responds To Gift Shop Criticism

National September 11 Memorial Museum officials say victims’ families will continue to be consulted regarding merchandise on sale in its gift shop.

05/29/2014

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

Piece of World Trade Center beam unveiled aboard the USS McFaul (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Fleet Week Sailors Visit Firehouse With WTC Beam Connection

For one ship visiting New York for Fleet Week, there’s a special connection with a lower Manhattan firehouse.

05/23/2014

Five people were injured during a fire at the St. Joseph Hill Academy convent in October 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Recordings Reveal Confusion Among Dispatchers During Fire At S.I. Convent

911 recordings released Wednesday show confusion and disorganization at a dispatch center being notified about a fire at a Staten Island convent.

05/21/2014

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)

9/11 Museum Gift Shop And Cafe: Appropriate Or Insulting To Victims?

Is it appropriate to have a gift shop, cafe and black-tie affairs at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum.

05/21/2014

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