Queens Street Renamed For 9/11 Hero FDNY Chief Ronald SpadaforaA ceremony was held Friday to rename an intersection in Queens for a longtime fire chief who led rescue and recovery efforts at Ground Zero.
New Yorkers Set To March On Washington To Fight For 9/11 Victim Compensation FundThey're calling on lawmakers to stop sharp cuts to the fund which could impact first responders who have contracted multiple afflictions from several weeks spent digging through the rubble of Ground Zero.
Pfeifer's Legacy Helping 9/11 Rescuers Deal With Ground Zero's Lingering DamagePaul Greco is reminded of September 11th every time he opens his eyes, but he's now getting help living better amid failing health.
50 People To Know: Guardian Of The Ground Zero Cross, Fr. Brian JordanWhen Father Brian Jordan first learned of the 9/11 terror attacks, he rushed to ground zero with holy water and brass knuckles.
Ground Zero Worker Receives Pardon In Drug Case From Gov. CuomoCuomo, a Democrat, said that if Carlos Cardona is deported he might not be able to receive adequate health treatments for ailments he suffers after working in the Sept. 11, 2001, recovery effort.
9/11 Flag At Center Of Famous Photograph Returns To World Trade Center SiteAn American flag hoisted at ground zero hours after the Sept. 11 terror attacks has taken its place at the World Trade Center complex after disappearing for more than a decade.
Bratton, NY Lawmakers Pressure Congress To Permanently Renew Zadroga ActPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton pushed Congress on Thursday to keep dollars flowing to a health program for first responders and others who got sick working in the rubble of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Moments Of Silence, Reading Of Names Mark 14th Anniversary Of Sept. 11 AttacksWith a moments of silence and somber reading of names, victims' relatives began marking the 14th anniversary of Sept. 11 in a subdued gathering Friday at ground zero.
Rebuilding Continues At Ground Zero 14 Years After 9/11The skyline where the World Trade Center once stood is now standing tall again in a whole new way and the work is not done yet.
Scientist Who Studied Link Between 9/11 Dust, Illnesses DiesHe was an environmental scientist who studied the dust at Ground Zero He determined a link between that material and responders' illnesses.
9/11 Rescue Workers At Heightened Risk For Autoimmune Diseases, Study ClaimsThe longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study.
Interview With Brothers Of Firefighter At Heart Of Tunnel To Towers 5KThe Tunnel to Towers 5K retraces the steps of fallen firefighter Stephen Siller, who ran to Ground Zero, but never returned home.
3 Retired Firefighters Die Of 9/11-Related Illnesses In One DayThe FDNY on Wednesday was mourning the death of three retired firefighters who all died in one day earlier this week from illnesses they contracted in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
New York, Nation Pauses To Remember 9/11 13 Years LaterFamily and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in New York, at the Pentagon and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
New Jersey Remembers 9/11 Attacks With Ceremonies, ServicesWreath-laying ceremonies, interfaith services and other events aimed at honoring those killed while focusing on the future were held throughout the state.