One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center stands among other buildings on June 18, 2013. (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

1 World Trade Center Holds Online Photo Competition, With Winners Getting Trip To The Top

Eager to see the view from the top of the tallest building in the western hemisphere?


Workers atop One World Trade Center (credit: Port Authority)

Port Authority Tweets Photo From 1,700 Feet Atop One World Trade Center

While the top of the spire was installed at One World Trade Center a couple of weeks ago, there are still other pieces to install.


One World Trade Center as seen from West Street - May 17, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

NYPD Set To Spend $40 Million On Intense Security At World Trade Center

Security over style – that’s the argument NYPD officials are making as they plan to install barricades and barriers in the area surrounding One World Trade Center.


Workers install the final sections of the silver spire atop One World Trade Center, bringing the iconic New York City structure to its full, symbolic height of 1,776 feet. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Crews Permanently Install Spire On Top Of One World Trade Center

The spire’s installation was completed Friday morning after pieces of it had been transported to the roof of the building last week. Construction workers below applauded the milestone.


Construction workers watch as the final sections of the spire is raised to the top of One World Trade Center May 2, 2013 to a temporary work platform atop the structure. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images))

Final Pieces Of Spire Lifted To The Top Of One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center is getting closer to becoming the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.


A police officer stands in front of the building on Park Place in lower Manhattan where a piece of landing gear believed to be from one of the planes destroyed in the September 11 attacks has been discovered on April 26, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Plane Wreckage Found Near WTC Site Is Wing Gear

Boeing Co. confirmed the rusted metal part from a Boeing 767 is a trailing edge flap support structure, NYPD spokesman Paul Browne said. It helps secure wing flaps that aid in regulating plane speed.


One World Trade Center (file/credit: Jessica Marcus/

One World Trade Center To Become Tallest Building In Western Hemisphere

The stainless steel spire will give the building its iconic height of 1,776 feet, according to the builder.


The view from the planned observation deck at One World Trade Center on April 2, 2013 (credit: Alex Silverman WCBS 880)

Officials Preview Planned Observation Deck At One World Trade Center

The observation deck will occupy the tower’s 100th through 102nd floors. Elevators will whisk visitors to the top in just one minute but the experience of visiting the attraction will take an hour.


Construction of the antenna atop One World Trade Center as seen from Chopper 880 - Feb. 15, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Chooses Operator Of One World Trade Center Observation Deck

The new enclosed observatory will offer panoramic views of the city and will occupy three floors. It is expected to open in 2015.


Commuters exit the PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

World Trade Center PATH Station Will Be Closed Overnight To Remove Ice

Officials expect to reopen the station in time for the morning rush hour.


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.


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Workers Install First Piece Of WTC Spire

Last month, a barge carrying nine of 18 sections of the steel spire made its way across New York harbor and arrived at Pier 25 after traveling 1,500 nautical miles down the Atlantic seaboard from Quebec.


Crews set to lift the first portion of the spire for One World Trade on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

First Section Of Spire Lifted Into Place Atop One World Trade Center

It took nearly 45 minutes for workers to lift the first section to the rooftop of the 104-story building Wednesday morning.


FILE - One World Trade Center. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Part Of Giant Spire That Will Top One WTC Arrives In Manhattan

The spire is divided into 18 sections, weighing between 5 tons and more than 67 tons. Workers will begin hoisting them on Wednesday.


One WTC Spire (credit: The Durst Organization)

Spire Sets Sail For One World Trade Center

The spire that will crown One World Trade Center is making its way to Manhattan over the holiday weekend.