September 11

President Barack Obama speaks at the dedication of the National September 11 Memorial Museum as an image of Welles Crowther, known as "the man in the red bandanna," is displayed behind him on May 15, 2014. (Photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Honors WTC Hero Known As ‘Man In The Red Bandanna’

President Barack Obama honored the memory of a young man who saved others before losing his own life at the World Trade Center.

05/15/2014

Daniel Nigro serving as chief of department for the FDNY on Sept. 16, 2001. (Credit: HENNY RAY ABRAMS/AFP/Getty Images)

Retired FDNY Officer Daniel Nigro To Be Named New Commissioner

Retired fire officer Daniel Nigro helped rebuild the FDNY after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and he will now be taking over as the new commissioner of the department.

05/08/2014

A look at the rescue and recovery exhibit at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (credit: Jin Lee)

9/11 Memorial Museum To Open In May

The long-awaited museum dedicated to the victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks will open to the public at the World Trade Center site on May 21.

03/24/2014

A scene from 'Bikeman: A 9/11 Play' at the TriBeCa Performing Arts Center. (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Bikeman: A 9/11 Play’ Recounts Former CBS Producer’s Harrowing Experience

The moments after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, were some of the most horrific and tragic in New York City history, and a group of artists and performers are trying to make sure the memories of the victims live on.

03/01/2014

Top (left to right): Captain Dennis Morales, Det. Alick Hermann, Det. Fermin Archer. Bottom (left to right) : Lt. Christopher Pupo, Officer Denis McLarney, Sgt. Garrett Danza. (credit: Handout)

6 Fallen Officers Added To Police Memorial Wall

The city honored its fallen heroes this week in a moment of solemn remembrance in Battery Park.

10/12/2013

People gather at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2013(Photo by Alejandra Villa-Pool/Getty Images)

Tributes, Moments Of Silence Mark 9/11 Anniversary

A moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. Wednesday marked when the first plane hit the twin towers on a clear, sunny day in 2001. Then, families of the victims started reading aloud the names of those who died.

09/11/2013

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

A flower stands at the South reflecting pool at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center site.  (Photo by Stan Honda-Pool/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims With Memorials, Prayer Services

The Tri-State area commemorated the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with tributes, memorials and prayer services.

09/11/2013

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AT&T Pulls Tweet Showing Smartphone With 9/11 Memorial

AT&T elected Wednesday to take down a Twitter post showing smartphone snapping a photo of the “Tribute in Light” memorial to the 9/11 attacks.

09/11/2013

NYPD Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Kelly: NYC Remains ‘Top Of Terrorist Target List’

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said it’s the consensus of the intelligence community that New York remains the No. 1 terrorist target in the United States.

09/11/2013

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (C), rides with members of the Fire Department of New York motorcycle club on September 11, 2013. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Billy Joel Lead 9/11 Motorcyle Ride Down West Side Highway

The ride started at 7 a.m., leaving from West 43rd Street and heading down to the World Trade Center site where participants held a memorial and prayer service.

09/11/2013

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

5 Events To Mark The 9/11 Anniversary Tonight In NYC

As New York City continues to rebuild, today we take a moment to remember those we lost as well as honor those who responded to the attacks that forever changed our lives. Below are 6 9/11-related events happening throughout the city. We will never forget.

09/11/2013

Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan look for ways to continue serving the community after leaving the military. (Credit CBS 2)

New York Veterans Continue Their Service On Anniversary Of Terror Attacks

Volunteer groups in New York have decided to mark the anniversary of 9/11 by assisting first responders with small acts of helpfulness.

09/09/2013

FILE - Patrolmen's Benevolent Association president Patrick Lynch (Photo by Bonile Bam/Getty Images)

PBA President: More Cops Have Died From 9/11 After-Effects Than In Attacks

Twelve years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the death toll has continued to grow.

09/09/2013

Volunteers from New York Says Thank You rebuilds an NYPD officer's home in Long Beach (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Local NYC Volunteers Turn Efforts Homeward For Sandy Victims

After the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a group of New Yorkers decided to volunteer in different cities every year around the anniversary to say “thank you” for the help New York City received. This time, home was where that help was needed most.

09/08/2013

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