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An artist's rendering of the new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. (Credit CBS 2)

Site For Greek Orthodox Church Near WTC Gets Blessing

The ceremony is being held Saturday near the new World Trade Center site.

10/18/2014

A ship found during the excavation of the World Trade Center site is believed to date from 1773. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ship Found During Ground Zero Excavation Traced Back To 1773

There was new information on Tuesday night about a 32-foot wooden ship that was found buried at Ground Zero.

07/29/2014

David Lim and dog Sirius (Credit: PANYNJ)

David Lim, PANYNJ Officer & 9/11 Survivor, To Retire Thursday

A first responder who survived the Sept. 11 attacks, will report for his final roll call Thursday.

07/16/2014

Active shooter drill held at one World Trade Center on May 3, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Law Enforcement Agencies Hold Drill At One World Trade Center

The “active shooter drill” used mock gunmen firing paint bullets.

05/03/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Never Forget Feb 26, 1993

9/11 is part of our national language. It’s mere mention evokes scenes of fire and death. What we sometimes forget is that 21 years ago next Wednesday, six people were killed and more than a thousand injured in the first terror attack on the World Trade Center

02/21/2014

Cpl. Jason Dunham arriving in Iraq in early 2004.

Yellow Ribbon Tied To WTC Tree Ahead Of Veterans Day As Special Gesture Of Honor

More than 100 ribbons were distributed at the Saturday morning ceremony. A wreath was laid near the tree, which thrives more than a decade after it emerged from the smoking rubble.

11/10/2012

President Obama shakes hands with more workers (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Bloomberg: Port Authority Wrong To Halt PATH Train Service For Obama Visit

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says trains between New York and New Jersey should not have been halted because President Barack Obama was in town.

06/15/2012

The truck bomb terrorists used in the 1993 Twin Towers bombing created this 60-foot deep crater inside the World Trade Center. (credit: AP)

Court: ’93 Bombing Not Result Of World Trade Center Managers’ Negligence

The majority conclude that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which runs area airports and owns the trade center site, is entitled to government immunity for its security measures at the building.

09/22/2011

Mourners honor 9-11 victims at St. Peter's Church (credit: CBS 2)

Memorial Service Honors Port Authority Employees Slain In Terror Attacks

In the days following 9/11, victims’ family members came to St. Peter’s Church just up the street from where the Twin Towers fell, to find comfort. They returned 10 years later to remember the fallen.

09/11/2011

From left: Jeffrey Melofchik, Salvatore DePaola, and Mitchel Alvo (AP Photos/Seth Wenig, File)

Jeffrey Melofchik Acquitted Of Manslaughter In Deutsche Bank Fire

A day after Salvatore DePaola’s acquittal, a second construction-company supervisor was acquitted of manslaughter and all other charges in a fire that killed two firefighters at the condemned Deutsche Bank tower at Ground Zero.

06/29/2011

One World Trade Center is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - May 5, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Report: Conde Nast Finalizes One World Trade Center Lease

An official said magazine publisher Conde Nast’s lease to move into a million square feet of the signature skyscraper at the World Trade Center site will be a 25-year, $2 billion lease.

05/25/2011

One World Trade Center is seen under construction at Ground Zero - New York, NY - Mar 9, 2011 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Conde Nast To Become New Tenant At One World Trade Center

Magazine publisher Conde Nast plans to occupy 1 million square feet at the rebuilt World Trade Center’s signature skyscraper.

05/18/2011

The site of a proposed mosque is seen in New York, NY - May 25, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Sides Present Arguments Over Planned NYC Mosque

A group opposed to a planned mosque near Ground Zero has asked a judge to overturn New York City’s decision to withhold landmark status for the building site.

03/16/2011

Construction of One World Trade Center is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Jan 10, 2011 - Photo: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880

One World Trade Center Passes Halfway Mark

Port Authority Executive Director Chris Ward was beaming as he said great progress is being made on the construction of One World Trade Center.

01/26/2011

Construction of One World Trade Center is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Jan 10, 2011 - Photo: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880

Ray Kelly: WTC Site To Get Nearly 700 Cops

New York Police Department Commissioner Raymond Kelly spoke about the need for securing the site at an event Tuesday for the nonprofit Police Foundation. The 9/11 memorial will open on Sept. 11, 2011, and after that the new buildings.

01/18/2011

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