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The spehere from the original World Trade Center is seen in Battery Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Sphere Being Moved From Battery Park To Storage

The bronz sculpture, which once stood as a symbol of world peace between the Twin Towers, will be moved from Battery Park for park renovations.

04/06/2012

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

Jordan Lifander

Phony 9/11 Hero Comes Clean, But His Apology Falls On Deaf Ears

On the day the towers fell Jordan Lifander was really a volunteer in Cedarhurst on Long Island. He did not “survive” the disaster any more than those of us who watched it on television.

02/22/2012

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

Actor Mark Wahlberg (Photo by Robert E. Klein/Getty Images)

Actor Mark Wahlberg Sorry For ‘Irresponsible’ 9/11 Comment

Is actor Mark Wahlberg letting his tough guy roles get to his head?

01/18/2012

The MVRDV design for highrise towers in South Korea. (credit: MVRDV/Facebok)

Architecture Firm Says They Didn’t Mean To Create Towers That Look Like WTC On 9/11

The buildings, designed by the Netherlands-based architecture firm MVRDV, are connected in the middle by what they call “a pixelated cloud” that many believe look like the Twin Towers exploding when the two planes hit on 9/11.

12/10/2011

Dragon dancers perform during the 12th Annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade - New York, NY - Feb 6, 2011 (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

NYC Council Considers Business Improvement District For Chinatown

Chinatown has been hurting financially for the past decade and now the City Council may step in to get it back on track.

09/21/2011

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

Family and friends of victims look over the name on the 9/11 Memorial (credit: AP Photo/Seth Wenig, Pool)

9/11 Memorial Officially Open To Victims’ Families

During the 10th anniversary ceremony of the September 11 terror attacks Sunday, families of the innocents entered the memorial for the first time.

09/11/2011

Memorial at Point Lookout, Long Island (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Thousands Mark 9/11 Anniversary At Point Lookout, L.I.

Nearly 500 Long Islanders were among the 9/11 victims. More than 2,000 friends and family members of those victims attended the Point Lookout ceremony Sunday morning.

09/11/2011

Firefighters At St. Patrick's Cathedral (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Firefighters Attend Memorial Service At St. Patrick’s Cathedral For Fallen Brethren

“The world may have called them brave, but we just call it doing our jobs,” said Fire Commissioner Salvatore Cassano. “They died doing what they joined the fire department to do: helping others.”

09/10/2011

Reflecting Pool at 9/11 Memorial (credit: Pool/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Architect Discusses Vision For Landmark

The National September 11 Memorial is just a few short steps from the frenzy of the streets of Lower Manhattan. It has two, one-acre reflecting pools in the exact footprints of the Twin Towers, where water seemingly disappears into a void in the center.

09/09/2011

The U.S.S. New York sails up the Hudson River (with Jersey City behind her) - New York, NY - Sep 8, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

U.S.S. New York Returns To Her Namesake

She rose like a phoenix from the ashes of the Twin Towers and now she’s paying a visit.

09/08/2011

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (file / credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Attorney General Eric Holder And Terrorist Trials

Ten years after the fiery collapse of the Twin Towers on 9/11, Lower Manhattan came close to becoming an armed camp once again.

09/08/2011

(credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images, FILE)

1010 WINS 9/11 Series: Manhattan Mother Recounts Frantic Search For Daughter

It is a story that played itself out for many New Yorkers on September 11, 2001 – being separate from a loved one during the attacks on the World Trade Center and not knowing whether you would ever see them again.

09/07/2011

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