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Sharif El-Gamal (credit: Getty Images)

WCBS 880: Developer Behind Ground Zero Mosque Plans To Build Islamic Museum

The developer is planning to build a three-story, 5,000-square-foot museum dedicated to exploring the faith of Islam and its arts and culture.

04/30/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Puts Off Vote On Loan For 3 World Trade Center

The dispute is over whether the agency should back $1.2 billion in loans for 3 World Trade. Developer Larry Silverstein is building the planned $2.3 billion tower on the site.

04/23/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

Reports: Manhattan DA Investigating Christie Administration, Port Authority

The Manhattan district attorney is the latest law enforcement official wanting answers from the Chris Christie administration and its involvement in the Port Authority.

04/13/2014

Justin Casquejo (Facebook)

Prosecutors Add Charge Against Teen Who Climbed 1 World Trade Center

A New Jersey teenager who climbed to the top of 1 World Trade Center will be assessed in a program for youthful offenders.

04/02/2014

1 World Trade Center (credit; Getty Images)

Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For Federal Review Of World Trade Center Security

Schumer wants the Department of Homeland Security to test surveillance equipment at the site, survey the perimeter for possible points of illegal entry and check how security guards are performing.

03/30/2014

World Trade Center Pedestrian Corridor Opens

PATH Running Weekend Ferry Service To Make Up For Limited Trains

Weekend ferries are now running between Paulus Hook terminal and the World Financial Center terminal through May 4.

03/29/2014

1 World Trade Center (center) and the World Trade Center Transportation Hub (left) under construction in lower Manhattan on March 11, 2014 . (credit: Getty Images)

Many Calling For Tighter Security Following Recent Incidents At WTC Site

Head of security David Velazquez stepped down on Friday, just days after three skydiving enthusiasts, who parachuted off the skyscraper in September, were arrested.

03/29/2014

A look at one of the historical exhibitions at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (credit: Amy Dreher)

Admission Waived On Opening Day Of 9/11 Museum

The first day free admission comes courtesy of Conde Nast. The media company will be an anchor tenant at 1 World Trade Center overlooking the 16-acre site.

03/27/2014

WTC B.A.S.E Jump

BASE Jumpers Defend WTC Stunt, Say It Exposed ‘Hole In Security’

Andrew Rossig, 33, James Brady, 32, Kyle Hartwell, 29, and Marco Markovich, 27, were arraigned on charges of burglary, reckless endangerment and misdemeanor jumping from a structure, police said.

03/25/2014

1 World Trade Center (credit; Getty Images)

Men Charged In Connection With Daring Jump From 1 World Trade Center

Three of the four men accused of jumping from One World Trade Center in September 2013, were in police custody on Monday, just days after a New Jersey teenager was caught sneaking up to the spire.

03/24/2014

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

Justin Casquejo

Teen Who Allegedly Managed To Sneak To Top Of 1 WTC Apologizes On Twitter

Casquejo allegedly managed to not just get past the security and construction all around the new World Trade Center building. He got into an elevator and then climbed the stairs nearly another 20 flights to the spire.

03/21/2014

Justin Casquejo (Facebook)

Police: Teen Charged After Gaining Access To Top Of WTC

A 16-year-old boy bypassed security in the middle of the night and climbed a ladder to the spire of 1 World Trade Center where he apparently took pictures, authorities said Thursday.

03/20/2014

Security guards stand outside Federal Court as the trial for Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith begins in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law Wanted To Harm US

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith has pleaded not guilty to charges he conspired to kill Americans after the Sept. 11 attacks.

03/05/2014

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)

Jury Selection Under Way In NY Trial Of Bin Laden Son-In-Law

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is accused of conspiring to kill Americans as al Qaeda’s spokesman after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

03/03/2014

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