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NYC Parks Department Criticized For Destroying Bronx ’9/11 Garden’

A Bronx couple is furious with the city’s Parks Department. It seems the city destroyed a garden they had planted to honor the victims of 9/11.

09/13/2012

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Long Island Health Clinic For 9/11 Survivors Expanding

Stony Brook University’s World Trade Center Health Program is expanding to neighboring Nassau County. Officials will open the second site on Friday. The new location is at Winthrop-University Hospital’s “wellness pavilion” in Garden City.

01/13/2012

NYC Medical Examiner's Office

Advances In Technology Making Identification Of 9/11 Victims A Less Arduous Process

In the decade since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, more than 1,000 victims remain unidentified. But that might not be the case for much longer. Ten years of advances in technology are speeding up the process.

09/07/2011

In this file photo of  Sept. 27, 2001, rescue workers remove their hats and bow their heads as they circle a body recovered at the World Trade Center site  in New York. (credit:Mark Lennihan, File/AP)

Ground Zero Workers Mark Another 9/11 Anniversary

Monday marks the ninth anniversary of the formal end of the recovery operation at Ground Zero, which concluded in 2002 with a ceremony to remove the last 65-ton column of steel still standing at the site.

05/30/2011

Joint Chiefs Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen arrives for a graduation and commissioning ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, May 21, 2011.   (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Adm. Mike Mullen Addresses More Than 1,000 Cadets Graduating From West Point

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Mike Mullen told cadets graduating from West Point on Saturday they should build bridges to a public that doesn’t always understand the “full weight” of military service after a decade of deadly conflicts.

05/21/2011

Smoke rises from the Deutsche Bank Building bordering Ground Zero (credit: AP Photo/Verena Dobnik)

Judge: Deutsche Bank Fire Trial Could Last Four Months

Propective jurors groaned during the selection process Monday as the judge told them how long the trial could last. Only 18 of 130 people said they would be willing to participate.

03/21/2011

In this file photo taken August 18, 2007, the former Deutsche Bank Building (center) burns near Ground Zero. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

Finally Gone, Ground Zero Tower In Focus At Trial

The toxic tower contaminated by debris from the Sept. 11 terror attacks is finally gone. But it will be in the spotlight again at an upcoming trial surrounding the deaths of two firefighters in a 2007 blaze there.

03/20/2011

Fire and police officials called on New Yorkers to participate in the World Police And Fire Games (Photo/Juliet Papa)

New Yorkers Sign Up For World Police And Fire Games

New York City is hosting the event where police and firefighters from 70 countries will team up to compete in 69 sporting events that will take place one week before the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

02/10/2011

The remains of the World Trade Center stands amid the debris following the terrorist attack on the building in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001. (AP Photo/Alex Fuchs)

9/11 Politicized By Mosque, Koran Controversy

For almost a decade, the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks was marked by somber reflection and a call to unity, devoid of politics. Not this time.

09/10/2010

James Zadroga - File / Photo: WCBS-TV

NY Delegation Vows To Get 9/11 Health Bill Passed

Standing at Ground Zero just days before the ninth anniversary of 9/11, members of New York’s Congressional Delegation declared they intended to pass the Zadroga Bill the week of Sept. 20.

09/08/2010

Ground Zero (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

9/11 Groups Split On Mosque Rallies On Anniversary

Both supporters and opponents of a proposed Islamic cultural center should stand against rallies planned for the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, groups representing some relatives of attack victims said Thursday.

09/02/2010

Ground zero mosque site (file)

Passions Of The Mosque

When her EMT son went missing in the days after 9/11, Talat Hamdani traveled to Mecca to pray that he was safe — hoping authorities could have thought him a suspect because of his Muslim background and detained him.

08/20/2010

(JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘No Regrets’ Over Mosque Comments

President Barack Obama says he has “no regrets” over the comments he made about the right of Muslims to build an Islamic center near the former site of the World Trade Center.

08/18/2010

Mayor Bloomberg Presents the Executive Budget For Fiscal 2011

Bloomberg: City to Fight Ruling on 9/11 Memorial

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says the city will contest a court order to list a retired fire captain alongside his former colleagues on the Sept. 11 memorial.

CBS New York–07/27/2010

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