September 11

New York Commemorates The 12th Anniversary Of The September 11 Terror Attacks

Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal Of 9/11 Cleanup Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a real estate developer’s appeal after it lost its bid to force World Trade Center owners to pay for a building’s environmental cleanup after the Sept. 11 attacks.

12/02/2014

Josephine Smith graduated from the FDNY academy on Tuesday. Her father was killed on 9/11. (Credit: CBS2)

Daughter Of Firefighter Killed On 9/11 Follows Father’s Footsteps, Graduates FDNY Academy

Josephine’s father Kevin was a 23 year veteran of the department. His Manhattan Hazmat company was called to the World trade Center on 9/11. Smith’s entire unit died that day.

11/18/2014

The 9/11 Memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey was found vandalized on Sunday, Nov. 2. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Memorial Defaced With Graffiti In West Windsor, N.J.

Police late Monday were searching for vandals who defaced a 9/11 memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey — apparently only to express love for someone.

11/03/2014

A memorial to officers killed on 9/11 at the 13th Precinct. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Officer Killed On 9/11 Honored Once Again With Portrait At 13th Precinct

Patricia Smith was just 2-years-old when her mother Moira, an NYPD officer, was killed guiding dozens of people to safety.

09/26/2014

Firefighter Stephen Siller

‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ Builds A Legacy Out Of America’s Darkest Day

The 13th annual ‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ will be held on Sunday. The event started as a grass-roots remembrance and fundraiser named for the FDNY firefighter.

09/26/2014

Three retired firefighters -- (l-r) Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Robert Leaver, Firefighter Howard Bischoff -- all died Monday as a result of illnesses from the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Credit: FDNY)

3 Retired Firefighters Die Of 9/11-Related Illnesses In One Day

The FDNY on Wednesday was mourning the death of three retired firefighters who all died in one day earlier this week from illnesses they contracted in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

09/24/2014

Mercedes Arias and her boyfriend Thomas Cascio visit the memorial for Mercedes's father Joseph Amatuccio, who worked at Emergency Squad 7 and lost  his life on September 11, 2001 at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee - Pool/Getty Images)

New York, Nation Pauses To Remember 9/11 13 Years Later

Family and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in New York, at the Pentagon and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

09/11/2014

A view of the "Empty Sky Memorial" at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Remembers 9/11 Attacks With Ceremonies, Services

Wreath-laying ceremonies, interfaith services and other events aimed at honoring those killed while focusing on the future were held throughout the state.

09/11/2014

The 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Friends Of 9/11 Victims Gather At Museum On Eve Of Anniversary

On the eve of the 13th anniversary of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, people gathered at the 9/11 Museum to remember the horror and losses of that day.

09/10/2014

Everyday New Yorkers are sharing their reflections of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, for the first time at the 9/11 Museum. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Museum Adds Reflections From Everyday New Yorkers For First Time

The 9/11 Museum has now added new voices to its memorial to the solemn day. For the first time, ordinary New Yorkers are being seen and heard as part of the museum.

09/09/2014

People walk the grounds at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Shirt Worn In Bin Laden Raid On Display At September 11 Museum

The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.

09/07/2014

The FDNY's memorial wall is dedicated to firefighters who died of 9/11-related illnesses. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

13 Names Added To FDNY Memorial Wall

Small plaques inscribed with the names of 13 FDNY employees who died of illnesses directly related to the search for survivors in the rubble at the World Trade Center after Sept. 11 were added to a memorial wall.

09/04/2014

Courtroom sketch of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith (left), as the verdict is read at his terrorism trial in Manhattan federal court, March 26, 2014. (credit: Court art/ Jane Rosenberg)

Prosecutors Call For Life Sentence For Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law On Terror Conviction

Prosecutors said Monday that Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law should be sentenced to life in prison for his role as al Qaeda’s spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks, which involved he made “bone-chilling threats” against America.

08/25/2014

Dust fills the area around the World Trade Center as the Twin Towers collapse - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

9/11 Illness Victim Compensation Decisions Picking Up After Slow Start

The fund that compensates those suffering from illnesses related to the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has picked up the pace of evaluating applications after a slow start.

07/03/2014

A woman peers into the reflective glass of the gift shop at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in lower Manhattan. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Service Members Head To Ground Zero To Observe Memorial Day

For the first time, service members in New York for Fleet Week had an opportunity to observe Memorial Day at the 9/11 Memorial.

05/26/2014

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