One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center is seen from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Port Authority To Declare One World Trade Center NYC’s Tallest Skyscraper On Monday

One World Trade Center, the giant monolith being built to replace the twin towers destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, will lay claim to the title of New York City’s tallest skyscraper on Monday

04/29/2012

One World Trade Center is seen from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Port Authority: One World Trade Center To Pass Empire State Building Next Week

There is a sort of modern-day skyscraper race going on as One World Trade Center races to pass its 1,250-foot-tall landmark to the north.

04/24/2012

One World Trade Center rises over Manhattan as seen from the Brooklyn Bridge - Mar 29, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to WCBS 880)

One World Trade Center Reaches 100 Floors

One World Trade Center has hit the 100 floor mark and is four feet from becoming the tallest building in the city and surpassing the Empire State Building.

04/02/2012

One World Trade Center - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Port Authority Hopes Antenna Will Be Crown Jewel Of 1 WTC

Port Authority executive director Patrick Foye is very excited about the 408-foot-tall broadcast tower planned for the 104th floor of the new One World Trade Center.

03/09/2012

One World Trade Center - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

One World Trade Center To Miss Top Off Date

Though the weather was unseasonably warm this January it was also unusually windy. Because of that, the Port Authority had to halt the erection of steel on One World Trade Center for a considerable number of days for safety reasons.

03/08/2012

One World Trade Center rises behind the World Financial Center as seen from Battery Park City - New York, NY - Jan 21, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

One World Trade Center Cost Keeps Rising As Design Flaw Uncovered

The cost of One World Trade Center is rising sharply everyday. Now, the Port Authority has discovered that the loading docks under the building won’t be ready in time for its tenants.

01/31/2012

World Trade Center Rendering (credit: dbox)

Port Authority To Seek Ideas For WTC Observation Deck

Later this month, the Port Authority will be sending out requests for design proposals for the observation deck atop the new One World Trade Center.

01/24/2012

New York City Commemorates 10th Anniversary Of 9/11 Terror Attacks

Noose Found Hanging At World Trade Center

The noose was found on the 64th floor of the building, which is still under construction.

12/30/2011

The 9/11 Memorial and 9/11 Museum site - New York, NY - Aug 25, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: No Way 9/11 Museum Can Open On Time

Work on a planned museum at the World Trade Center has ground to a halt because of a financial dispute, and there is now no possibility it will open on time next year, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg said.

12/30/2011

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.

12/28/2011

Sample of One World Trade Center Glass (credit: Port Authority)

Port Authority Shows Off Glass For One World Trade Center

You won’t see it for real until 2013, but a sneak peek at what the base of what will be New York City’s tallest building was granted on Tuesday.

11/16/2011

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

09/12/2011

One World Trade Center rises over Ground Zero - New York, NY - Sep 7, 2011 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Quinnipiac Poll On 9/11 Anniversary: Many Believe NYC Will Be Attacked Again

The poll finds that ten years after 9/11, there is a strong belief among Americans that New York City will be attacked by terrorists again and that there will be another significant loss of life.

09/08/2011

Daniel Libeskind (file / credit: SEBASTIAN WIDMANN/AFP/Getty Images)

Daniel Libeskind, Original Architect For New WTC, Speaks Out About The Development Of The Site

As the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaches, Daniel Libeskind, the original architect for the new World Trade Center, is seeing his vision come to life.

09/07/2011

Former FDNY Commissioner Tom Von Essen is sworn-in before the 9/11 Commission - Washington, DC (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Former FDNY Commissioner Tom Von Essen Recalls 9/11

Ten years later, Tom Von Essen retains a crystal clear image of a moment on 9/11/01.

09/05/2011

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