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Men Charged In Connection With Daring Jump From 1 World Trade Center

Three of the four men accused of jumping from One World Trade Center in September 2013, were in police custody on Monday, just days after a New Jersey teenager was caught sneaking up to the spire.

03/24/2014

The spire on top of One World Trade Center was test lit for the first time on Friday night. (Credit CBS 2)

Spire On Top Of One World Trade Center Test Lit For The First Time

The spire and beacon stand 408 feet tall. The spire can be seen from up to 50 miles away when it is lit on a clear night.

11/08/2013

Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan look for ways to continue serving the community after leaving the military. (Credit CBS 2)

New York Veterans Continue Their Service On Anniversary Of Terror Attacks

Volunteer groups in New York have decided to mark the anniversary of 9/11 by assisting first responders with small acts of helpfulness.

09/09/2013

One World Trade Center (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Racist, Sexist Graffiti Found In Bathrooms At One World Trade Center

The graffiti at the 104-story building appears to target several groups including Muslims, Irish, Jews and women.

01/28/2013

New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza (L) is congratulated by teammates (2nd, L to R) Todd Ziele, Robin Ventura, Armando Benitez and Bobby Jones after the Mets beat the Atlanta Braves, 3-2, behind an eighth-inning, two-run home run by Piazza on September 21, 2001 at Shea Stadium. (Photo credit should read MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Sports’ Monumental Impact Following September 11, 2001

9/11 made sports seem so trivial yet titanic in one breath. 9/11 wasn’t just about a plane and a building, and Piazza’s fly ball was about more than putting a crooked number up on the scoreboard.

09/11/2012

One World Trade Center Rendering (credit: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey/The Durst Organization)

New One World Trade Center Renderings Released

The renderings show how the undulating skyscraper will look as part of the skyline

08/07/2012

One World Trade Center is seen from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Port Authority To Declare One World Trade Center NYC’s Tallest Skyscraper On Monday

One World Trade Center, the giant monolith being built to replace the twin towers destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, will lay claim to the title of New York City’s tallest skyscraper on Monday

04/29/2012

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

Noose Found Hanging At World Trade Center

The noose was found on the 64th floor of the building, which is still under construction.

12/30/2011

Freedom Tower (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Complain About Noise From Freedom Tower Construction

Nick Oram lives above the construction and understands there is going to be noise, but he’s complaining about the Port Authority’s constant construction, calling it “egregious.”

08/16/2011

The external staircase to the 70th floor of One World Trade Center (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

An Inside Look At The Rising Freedom Tower

The Freedom Tower is rising a story a week. Currently, One World Trade Center stands at 76 stories making it the tallest building in Lower Manhattan.

08/03/2011

One World Trade Center is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - May 5, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Report: Conde Nast Finalizes One World Trade Center Lease

An official said magazine publisher Conde Nast’s lease to move into a million square feet of the signature skyscraper at the World Trade Center site will be a 25-year, $2 billion lease.

05/25/2011

One World Trade Center is seen under construction at Ground Zero - New York, NY - Mar 9, 2011 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Conde Nast To Become New Tenant At One World Trade Center

Magazine publisher Conde Nast plans to occupy 1 million square feet at the rebuilt World Trade Center’s signature skyscraper.

05/18/2011

This March 15, 2011 photo shows the Freedom Tower, right, rising above the World Trade Center site in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

At Ground Zero, The Future Begins To Finally Appear

With six months remaining until the national 9/11 memorial opens, the work to turn a mountain of rubble into some of the inspiring moments envisioned nearly a decade ago is thundering forward.

03/19/2011

New Yorkers pass the rising tower of One World Trade Center, Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010 in New York. The tower is halfway to the 104 floors it will have upon completion, scheduled for 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

1 WTC, aka Freedom Tower, Reaches Halfway Mark

Steel construction has reached the halfway point for 1 World Trade Center, the building that many people still call the Freedom Tower.

12/16/2010