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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

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‘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

A memorial to officers killed on 9/11 at the 13th Precinct. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Officer Killed On 9/11 Honored Once Again With Portrait At 13th Precinct

Patricia Smith was just 2-years-old when her mother Moira, an NYPD officer, was killed guiding dozens of people to safety.

09/26/2014

Firefighter Stephen Siller

‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ Builds A Legacy Out Of America’s Darkest Day

The 13th annual ‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ will be held on Sunday. The event started as a grass-roots remembrance and fundraiser named for the FDNY firefighter.

09/26/2014

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)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Retired Firefighters Who Died On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses

Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Howard Bischoff, and Firefighter Robert Leaver all died Monday as a result of illnesses they came down with while working at the World Trade Center site after the attacks, according to the Uniformed Fire Officers Association.

09/26/2014

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 On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses; Union Leaders Seek Renewal Of Zadroga Act

Lt. Howard Bischoff and firefighters Robert Leaver and Daniel Heglund all died Monday.

09/25/2014

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

In this courtroom sketch, Judge Lewis A. Kaplan addresses Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, right, in federal court in Manhattan on Sept. 23, 2014. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law Sentenced To Life In Prison

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith was sentenced in federal court in Manhattan by U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan, who said he saw “no remorse whatsoever” from the 48-year-old imam.

09/23/2014

Dejannah Price, 10, had to be rescued by fire crews after getting stuck in a washing machine in Elmont, Long Island. (Credit: Price Family/CBS 2)

911 Call Placed After Long Island Girl Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

A mother had to call 911 after a 10-year-old girl found herself stuck in a washing machine this week in Elmont, Long Island.

09/18/2014

The rubble of the World Trade Center smolders (credit: ALEX FUCHS/AFP/Getty Images)

Study On Exposure To 9/11 Dust Shows Nerve Damage In Rats

A study on the short term effects of residual dust from the World Trade Center on rats showed some nerve damage, according to Winthrop-University Hospital Researchers.

09/12/2014

Firefighters make their way through rubble and debris after the collapse of one of the World Trade Center towers on Sept. 11, 2001. (Credit: Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Do Not Call Football Players Heroes

By John Montone, 1010 WINS The next time a sportscaster calls a guy running into the end zone a hero, change the channel. I can still see the long line of young firefighters marching into […]

09/12/2014

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