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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.


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.


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.


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.


A young girl touches a name on the 9/11 memorial South Tower pool of the World Trade Center September 11, 2011 in New York as the US marks 10 years since the 9/11 attacks. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Celebrates One Million Visitors

It took a decade for families of those who died on 9/11/01 to have a place to go to mourn their loss. Finally, back in September, on the 10 year anniversary of the terrible attacks at Ground Zero, the memorial opened.


A member of the FDNY rings a bell at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2011 (credit: Allan Tannenbaum-Pool/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 6 – 9/11 Plus 10

As we at WCBS Newsradio 880 count down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011, we move on to number 6 and the anniversary of an event that changed our world.


A worker cleans one of the waterfalls at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - Oct 21, 2011 (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

People Aren’t Showing Up For Their 9/11 Memorial Reservations

More than thirty percent of the people who scheduled a visit on the 9/11 memorial website over the past two months have failed to show up at their reserved date and time.


The 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 15, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Some Ferry Tickets Include Pass To 9/11 Memorial; Foundation Cracks Down On Markups

Are people paying to cut the line for visiting the 9/11 Memorial?


Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and National September 11 Memorial Museum President Joe Daniels visit names of Israeli citizens at the 9/11 Memorial, September 22, 2011 (Photo Credit: Kristen Artz)

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, Bloomberg Visit World Trade Center Memorial

The two spent about 40 minutes at the memorial Thursday night.


Mayor Bloomberg welcomes first responders to National September 11th Memorial & Museum on September 20, 2011 (credit: Spencer T Tucker)

Wreath Laid For First Responders At 9/11 Memorial

City officials gathered at the 9/11 memorial to recognize first responders who gave their lives on Sept. 11, 2001.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg greets the first public visitors to the 9/11 Memorial plaza - New York, NY - Sep 12, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

9/11 Memorial Plaza Opens To The Public

The plot of land known for a decade as “the pile,” “the pit” and “Ground Zero” is opening to the public for the first time since that terrible morning in 2001


The waterfall operates at the south tower footprint at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - Aug 4, 2011 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: The Design Of The 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Memorial design centers on the acre-size reflecting pools set within the footprints of where the Twin Towers once stood.


World Trade Center site (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

New World Trade Center Site Taking Shape In Lower Manhattan

Tower 7 is up and open and is 92 percent occupied. The foundations of Tower 2 and 3 are complete and Towers 4 and 1 rise higher each day.


The north pool waterfall is tested as work continues on the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center site on June 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Crews Testing 9/11 Memorial Waterfalls Ahead Of Site’s Official Opening

The waterfalls at the 9/11 memorial are the two largest man-made waterfalls in the country.


In this Dec. 23, 2002 file photo, a twisted beam sits among relics plucked from the 1.6 million tons of debris from the World Trade Center in a storage hangar at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. New York State officials are likely to draw from the cache of artifacts as it creates 30 different exhibits of relics from Ground Zero meant to give New Yorkers around the state something to contemplate as they reflect and mourn the losses from the 2001 terrorist attacks. (AP Photo/Ed Bailey, File)

9/11 Exhibits To Be On Display Around New York State

Artifacts from the 2001 terrorist attacks will be on display in 30 cities and towns across the state.