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FILE -- The sphere from the original World Trade Center (Credit: Getty Images)

Calls Mount To Return Sphere Sculpture To World Trade Center Site

After years of controversy, there still has been no decision made on what to do with a popular sculpture that stood on the plaza at the old World Trade Center.

07/07/2014

People walk the grounds at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sept. 11 Museum Responds To Gift Shop Criticism

National September 11 Memorial Museum officials say victims’ families will continue to be consulted regarding merchandise on sale in its gift shop.

05/29/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on  May 15, 2014. Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Others Dedicate 9/11 Museum In Solemn Ceremony

The National September 11 Memorial Museum is being dedicated Thursday before opening to the general public May 21.

05/15/2014

Rendering of the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

9/11 Memorial Museum Seeks Survivor, Witness Accounts

The museum, which opens May 21, aims to tell the story of that tragic day, not just with artifacts but in the words of those who lived it, said 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels.

04/30/2014

National Sept. 11 Museum, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

7-Minute ‘Rise Of Al Qaeda’ Film To Be Shown At 9/11 Museum Stokes Controversy

Some clergy members have written letters demanding the museum change the documentary, which they say unfairly links Islam and terrorism.

04/24/2014

A look at one of the historical exhibitions at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (credit: Amy Dreher)

Admission Waived On Opening Day Of 9/11 Museum

The first day free admission comes courtesy of Conde Nast. The media company will be an anchor tenant at 1 World Trade Center overlooking the 16-acre site.

03/27/2014

A look at the rescue and recovery exhibit at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (credit: Jin Lee)

9/11 Memorial Museum To Open In May

The long-awaited museum dedicated to the victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks will open to the public at the World Trade Center site on May 21.

03/24/2014

A damaged phone booth is on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum (credit: Jin Lee)

De Blasio Again Pushes For Federal Funding As 9/11 Museum Announces $24 Admission Fee

The mayor deflected when asked about possible city funding for the museum. He said he’d wait to hear from the federal government first.

01/24/2014

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

Scott Willens, who joined the U.S. Army three days after the terrorist attacks on 9/11, pauses by the South Pool during memorial ceremonies for the eleventh anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan - Sept. 11, 2012 (credit: Justin Lane-Pool/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: First 9/11 Memorial 5K Sells Out

On September 11, 2001, evil and hatred made many people run away from the World Trade Center. Now, and for years to come, love will bring people back… to run.

04/15/2013

Rendering of the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

9/11 Families Express Anger And Frustration Over Absence Of Museum At Ground Zero

Families of 9/11 victims have expressed anger and disappointment that another anniversary will pass without a museum at Ground Zero.

09/09/2012

9/11 Memorial (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

9/11 Memorial Attendance Still Rising As Construction Halted At Museum

The 9/11 Museum was scheduled to open two weeks from today, but that will not happen.

08/28/2012

9/11 Memorial At World Trade Center Site (credit: Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Reaches Milestone, Surpassing Four Million Visitors

The nonprofit foundation said visitors have come from all 50 states and 170 countries to see the two giant reflecting pools ringed by waterfalls that make up the memorial.

08/09/2012

9/11 Memorial - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Politicians Will Not Speak At 9/11 Anniversary After Families Claim Museum Progress Stalled By Politics

Politicians will be excluded from speaking at this year’s Sept. 11 anniversary ceremony at Ground Zero, following a year in which families have expressed concern that political struggles are hindering progress on a 9/11 museum at the World Trade Center site.

07/11/2012

Ceremony marking the end of the cleanup at the World Trade Center site following the 9/11 attacks - New York, NY - May 30, 2002 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Honors 10th Anniversary Of End Of World Trade Center Cleanup

A special ceremony will be held tonight at 6:30 at the 9/11 Memorial to honor the people whose hands carried the buckets, whose torches cut the steel, and whose searching discovered the bodies.

05/30/2012

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