He was an environmental scientist who studied the dust at Ground Zero He determined a link between that material and responders’ illnesses.
The longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study.
The Tunnel to Towers 5K retraces the steps of fallen firefighter Stephen Siller, who ran to Ground Zero, but never returned home.
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.
Family and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in New York, at the Pentagon and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Wreath-laying ceremonies, interfaith services and other events aimed at honoring those killed while focusing on the future were held throughout the state.
They say that those who worked around the World Trade Center site should enroll with the state Workers’ Compensation Board.
There was new information on Tuesday night about a 32-foot wooden ship that was found buried at Ground Zero.
There has been a dramatic increase in the number of 9/11 rescuers and responders with cancer in the past year, according to a published report.
The developer is planning to build a three-story, 5,000-square-foot museum dedicated to exploring the faith of Islam and its arts and culture.
Some first responders who served at ground zero following the 9/11 attacks have shown early signs of kidney damage, according to a study conducted by the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
A moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. Wednesday marked when the first plane hit the twin towers on a clear, sunny day in 2001. Then, families of the victims started reading aloud the names of those who died.
The ride started at 7 a.m., leaving from West 43rd Street and heading down to the World Trade Center site where participants held a memorial and prayer service.
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is slated to open next spring, but there has been no word on how much it will cost to get in.
A small group of U.S. Army officers arrived at ground zero in Lower Manhattan, concluding a six-day, 500-mile relay run.