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Sept. 11 Terror Attacks

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

This frame grab from the Saudi-owned television network MBC (Middle East Broadcasting Center) shows Osama bin Laden sitting between his Egyptian lieutenant Ayman al-Zawahri (L) and Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, the spokesman of his al-Qaeda network, in an undated videotape broadcast by the Dubai-based MBC 17 April 2002. (Photo credit AFP/Getty Images)

Terrorism Expert Testifies In Trial Of Osama Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law

The government’s charge that he provided material support to the terrorist group is based on the fact that when Osama bin Laden summoned him on the very day of the attacks to videotape a speech that would let the world know al Qaeda was responsible, he agreed.

03/14/2014

This frame grab from the Saudi-owned television network MBC (Middle East Broadcasting Center) shows Sulaiman Abu Ghaith , the alleged spokesman of Osama bin Laden's al Qaeda network in an undated videotape broadcast by the Dubai-based MBC 17 April 2002. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

FBI Agent Who Questioned Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law Testifies In Terrorism Trial

FBI Special Agent Michael Butsch was the chief interviewer to question Sulaiman Abu Ghaith aboard a flight to the United States after his arrest in Turkey a year ago.

03/13/2014

This frame grab from the Saudi-owned television network MBC (Middle East Broadcasting Center) shows Sulaiman Abu Ghaith , the alleged spokesman of Osama bin Laden's al Qaeda network in an undated videotape broadcast by the Dubai-based MBC 17 April 2002. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Jury Selection Continues In Terrorism Trial Of Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith will be tried on charges that he conspired to kill Americans and support terrorists in his role as al Qaeda’s spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks.

03/04/2014

Construction workers and heavy machinery operate at the building site at

Court Rules Negligence Didn’t Cause World Trade Center 7 To Fall On 9/11

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said it was “simply incompatible with common sense and experience to hold that defendants were required to design and construct a building that would survive the events of September 11, 2001.”

12/04/2013

One World Trade Center (Photo by Mary Altaffer-Pool/Getty Images)

Lower Manhattan Residents Sue NYPD Over WTC Security Plan

The lawsuit seeks to force the police and other agencies to explain how they came up with the security plan before anything is put in place.

11/13/2013

A drill on the runway of Boston’s Logan Airport on September 11, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Boston’s Logan Airport Apologizes For Fire Drill On 9/11

Officials at Boston’s Logan International Airport apologized Wednesday for holding a fire drill, complete with smoke and flames, on the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

09/11/2013

World Trade Center site, as seen from Chopper 2 HD, Sept. 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

An Inside Look At Progress Of WTC Site As 12th Anniversary Approaches

The finishing touches are now being put on the $4 billion symbol of American rebirth, One World Trade Center.

09/10/2013

Welles Crowther (credit: Facebook)

Stories From Main Street: Honoring A 9/11 Hero

Welles Crowther, 24, has come to be known as the man in the red bandana for sacrificing his own life to help save several people on that day.

09/09/2013

A worker searches through the debris field from the south tower of the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Mar 7, 2002 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

More Possible Human Remains Unearthed In WTC Debris

About 60 truckloads – or 600 cubic yards – of debris that could contain tiny human bone fragments have been unearthed by construction crews working on the new World Trade Center tower in recent years. Investigators will spend 10 weeks trying to find remains in that debris.

04/21/2013

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

Service Fee At 9/11 Memorial Angers Some Victims’ Families

The memorial has added a $2 service fee to online and phone reservations. But the Memorial Foundation said the fee is temporary.

04/14/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer

Schumer Calls On TSA To Reverse Decision To Allow Small Knives On Planes

Last week, the TSA released new guidelines that will allow travelers to bring small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs, hockey sticks and other sports gear on planes.

03/10/2013

Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick, joined by Sen. Charles Schumer, announces $10 million relief effort for families impacted by Sandy Jan. 10, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Cantor Fitzgerald Announces $10 Million Relief Effort For Sandy Victims

The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund plans to hand out $1,000 to every family in 19 schools, located in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island and New Jersey.

01/10/2013

Woman covered in dust 9/11/01 (Credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Schumer: ‘Outrageous’ That Compensation Has Not Been Distributed To Those Sickened On 9/11

New York Sen. Charles Schumer has demanded swift action from the group in charge of distributing funds to those sickened in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

12/09/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Two FDNY Vehicles Salvaged From Ground Zero Heading To New Home In Virginia

Two New York City Fire Department vehicles salvaged from the World Trade Center site have been stored in Hangar 17 at Kennedy Airport for more than 10 years.

10/24/2012