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Mercedes Arias and her boyfriend Thomas Cascio visit the memorial for Mercedes's father Joseph Amatuccio, who worked at Emergency Squad 7 and lost  his life on September 11, 2001 at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee - Pool/Getty Images)

New York, Nation Pauses To Remember 9/11 13 Years Later

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.

09/11/2014

A view of the "Empty Sky Memorial" at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Remembers 9/11 Attacks With Ceremonies, Services

Wreath-laying ceremonies, interfaith services and other events aimed at honoring those killed while focusing on the future were held throughout the state.

09/11/2014

(Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

9/11 Responders Urged To Register For Workers’ Compensation Benefits

They say that those who worked around the World Trade Center site should enroll with the state Workers’ Compensation Board.

09/05/2014

A ship found during the excavation of the World Trade Center site is believed to date from 1773. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ship Found During Ground Zero Excavation Traced Back To 1773

There was new information on Tuesday night about a 32-foot wooden ship that was found buried at Ground Zero.

07/29/2014

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)

Report: Number Of Ground Zero Cancer Cases Skyrocketing

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.

07/27/2014

Sharif El-Gamal (credit: Getty Images)

WCBS 880: Developer Behind Ground Zero Mosque Plans To Build Islamic Museum

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.

04/30/2014

Rescue Workers At Ground Zero (credit: Beth A. Keiser/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: 9/11 First Responders Showing Early Signs Of Kidney Damage

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.

11/09/2013

People gather at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2013(Photo by Alejandra Villa-Pool/Getty Images)

Tributes, Moments Of Silence Mark 9/11 Anniversary

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.

09/11/2013

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (C), rides with members of the Fire Department of New York motorcycle club on September 11, 2013. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Billy Joel Lead 9/11 Motorcyle Ride Down West Side Highway

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.

09/11/2013

The Survivors' Staircase (covered) was the last standing remnant of the World Trade Center. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Admission Price Remains Up In The Air For 9/11 Museum

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.

09/07/2013

Army Officers' Freedom Run

Army Officers Take 6-Day, 500-Mile Run To Ground Zero

A small group of U.S. Army officers arrived at ground zero in Lower Manhattan, concluding a six-day, 500-mile relay run.

08/17/2013

Veterans visited the 9/11 Memorial on Independence Day. (Credit CBS 2)

Wounded Vets Make Emotional Trip To Ground Zero

Nearly two-dozen wounded veterans took a life changing trip to the 9/11 Memorial on Thursday. Emotions ran high as New York’s Finest offered the group of heroes a salute.

07/04/2013

A piece of wreckage believed to be from one of the planes destroyed in the 9/11 attacks. (NYPD)

Investigators Probe Area Near World Trade Center After Plane Part Discovery

Investigators on Saturday were searching the area around the World Trade Center, after a part believed to be from one of the planes in the 9-11 attacks was discovered in Lower Manhattan.

04/27/2013

Rescue Workers At Ground Zero (credit: Beth A. Keiser/AFP/Getty Images)

More Possible Human Remains Found In WTC Debris

Some 2,750 people died at the World Trade Center in the Sept. 11 attacks, but remains of only 1,634 people have been identified.

04/04/2013

Rescue Workers At Ground Zero (credit: Beth A. Keiser/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: 18 Potential Human Remains Found In WTC Debris

A total of 18 pieces that might be human remains were found in debris from around the World Trade Center, according to a published report.

04/03/2013

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