Another 25 Names Added To FDNY Memorial Wall Honoring Members Who Died Of 9/11 IllnessesOfficials have said 75% of the firefighters who responded on 9/11 now have some form of illness.
9/11 20 Years Later: Looking Back On What's Believed To Be Largest Sea Rescue In U.S. HistoryAfter the collapse of the Twin Towers, thousands of people were trapped with no access to subways, roads or bridges. New Yorkers turned to the river, where boaters sprung into action.
9/11 Tribute In Light Canceled Due To Coronavirus FearsMichael Frazier, a spokesman for National September 11 Memorial & Museum, said organizers were concerned about the health risks to workers who would set up the display.
Legendary New York Firefighter Jimmy Boyle DiesBoyle lost a long battle with cancer on Sunday.
New York City And Nation Mark 18 Years Since 9/11 Terror AttacksA somber ceremony will be held this morning in Lower Manhattan, where the names of those who died that day will be read aloud by family members.
'He Knew He Didn't Have Much Time:' Brother Of Det. Lou Alvarez Reflects On Life Of ServiceLate NYPD Det. Luis Alvarez spent months at the World Trade Center following the September 11, 2001 attack. He developed cancer and spent the rest of his life crusading for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund.
9/11 Memorial Glade Honors First Responders Who Got Sick Or Died In Aftermath Of Terror AttacksThere is a new place to honor those who died or became sick in the aftermath of the 9/11 terror attacks.
9/11 Memorial And Museum Become Living Link To Future GenerationsEight years after its opening, the 9/11 Memorial and Museum continues its commitment to never forget, to reflect, and honor those impacted by the September 11th attacks.
High School Students Who Hadn't Been Born On 9/11 Plant Flags To Never ForgetWith each flag they place in the ground, it’s a moment to reflect about those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Advocates Bang The Drum One Final Time Before Tuesday's Senate VoteLifelong medical support for first responders and survivors of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks now hinges on a final senate vote on Tuesday.
Jon Stewart, McConnell Again Clash Over 9/11 Victim Compensation FundIn his testimony before Congress last week, Jon Stewart called out members who were not present for the hearing, but Majority leader Mitch McConnell says that's just the way things work.
'Why Is This So Damn Hard?!': Jon Stewart Shames Congress Over 9/11 Victims FundingComedian Jon Stewart scolded Congress Tuesday for failing to ensure that a victims' compensation fund set up after the 9/11 attacks never runs out of money.
Congress Says It Is Working Hard To Extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund IndefinitelyWhile most of us would run away from a burning building, firefighter Rob Serra ran towards one on 9/11 after he got the call the World Trade Center had been hit.
FDNY Battalion Chief Who Survived 9/11 Retiring After 33 Years Of ServiceJames McGlynn was in the North Tower when it collapsed, trapping him inside a stairwell for several hours.
9/11 First Responders Flock To Washington To Rally For Victim Compensation FundThey’re fighting to have the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund replenished after learning the program is running out of money.