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New York Commemorates 13th Anniversary Of September 11th Attacks

Medical Examiner Identifies 1,640th 9/11 Victim Through DNA

A victim of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, has been identified through DNA, officials announced Thursday.

03/19/2015

Firefighters from around the world take part in the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb on Monday, March 16. (Credit: CBS2)

Firefighters From Around World Gather For Stair Climb At 4 World Trade

New York’s bravest on Monday hosted the first annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb, raising money for two groups in need.

03/16/2015

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Report: Teen Confessed To Fatally Shooting Dad At Kinnelon, New Jersey Home

Documents filed in the case show 18-year-old Travis Hofstetter told a 911 dispatcher that “I did something bad” before confessing to the crime.

02/25/2015

Firefighter John Curley

CBS2 Exclusive: Hero LI Firefighter Awarded ‘Medal Of Valor’ By Vice President Biden

The Vice President has honored a Long Island firefighter with the Medal of Valor for heroic actions in the line of duty, but if you ask the recipient he’ll say he did nothing special.

02/12/2015

Cross Bronx Expressway (credit: @boblinknyc/Twitter)

NYC’s 911 System Inundated With Weather-Related Calls

The call volume began to rise between 7:30 and 8 a.m. and peaked between 10 and 11 a.m.

01/18/2015

A member of the U.S. Secret Service patrols outside the North Portico of the White House September 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senate Approves Terrorism Insurance Bill, Sends To Obama

The Senate Thursday approved legislation to renew a federal program that is credited with reviving the market for insurance against terrorist attacks after its collapse in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks.

01/08/2015

New York Commemorates The 12th Anniversary Of The September 11 Terror Attacks

Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal Of 9/11 Cleanup Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a real estate developer’s appeal after it lost its bid to force World Trade Center owners to pay for a building’s environmental cleanup after the Sept. 11 attacks.

12/02/2014

Josephine Smith graduated from the FDNY academy on Tuesday. Her father was killed on 9/11. (Credit: CBS2)

Daughter Of Firefighter Killed On 9/11 Follows Father’s Footsteps, Graduates FDNY Academy

Josephine’s father Kevin was a 23 year veteran of the department. His Manhattan Hazmat company was called to the World trade Center on 9/11. Smith’s entire unit died that day.

11/18/2014

One World Trade Center is reflected in a window on November 3, 2014.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: We Are Winning … Winning Big

Out of the death and dust has arisen a massive masterpiece of modern architecture and now there is life in 1 World Trade Center.

11/07/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

NYC’s Computerized 911 Dispatch System Goes Down; Operators Manually Process Calls

CAD is the computer processing system that helps organize and prioritize 911 calls.

11/03/2014

Pedestrians pass by One World Trade Center on Nov. 3, 2014 (Photo DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Publisher Conde Nast Begins Move Into One World Trade Center

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is again opening for business.

11/03/2014

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Names of 12 NYPD Officers Who Died From 9/11-Related Illnesses Added To Memorial Wall

A dozen new names were added to the NYPD Memorial Wall in Battery Park City Friday.

10/10/2014

Jayden Allen-Walton, 7, has been credited with making the 911 call that saved his mother's life. (Credit: CBS 2)

Quick Thinking Staten Island 7-Year-Old Saves Mother’s Life

When Jayden Allen-Walton’s mother passed out during dinner two weeks ago, the second grader unlocked her cell phone and dialed 911.

09/29/2014

911 Cell Phone (credit: clipart.com)

‘Hero Son’ Calls 911 After Mom Collapses At Staten Island Home

Michelene Bumbrey said she passed out after her blood pressure dropped rapidly. She fell off her chair and hit her head against the tile.

09/29/2014

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 29th- October 5th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of September 29th- October 5th.

09/29/2014

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