Sep 10, 2013

Thousands Pledge Volunteerism to Honor 9/11 Victims

Thousands Pledge Volunteerism to Honor 9/11 Victims

Thousands of volunteers will honor Sept. 11 on Wednesday with good deeds performed around the globe as relatives of the victims remember their loved ones at memorials across the tri-state area. Some relatives of...

Sep 11, 2013

9/11 Museum: Behind The Scenes

9/11 Museum: Behind The Scenes

As the nation marks the 12th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, construction crews are busy finishing the museum that will soon explore the tragedy of that day.

Sep 10, 2013

9/11 Remembrance Canceled, No One Tells Families

9/11 Remembrance Canceled, No One Tells Families

Families of 9/11 victims showed up at a New Jersey memorial for a remembrance on Sunday, but the event had been canceled without anyone letting them know. Some relatives of victims told NBC 4 New York...

Jan 29, 2013

9/11 Fund Makes 1st Payments to Sick Responders

9/11 Fund Makes 1st Payments to Sick Responders

A special fund set up by Congress is making its first payments to people who got sick after being exposed to toxic dust at the World Trade Center following Sept. 11.

Dec 18, 2012

9/11 Cancer Study Won't Settle Debate

9/11 Cancer Study Won't Settle Debate

The most comprehensive study of potential World Trade Center-related cancers raises more questions than it answers and won't end a debate over whether the attacks were really a cause.

Oct 15, 2012

9/11 Responder in NY: "We Want Justice"

9/11 Responder in NY: "We Want Justice"

There are times when Ken Fairben, still mourning the loss of his paramedic son on 9/11, thinks he will never see the end of the complex, drawn-out legal case for the men accused in his death.

Oct 5, 2012

Suit: Man Fired for Doubting 9/11 Memorial Safety

Suit: Man Fired for Doubting 9/11 Memorial Safety

A former manager at the Sept. 11 memorial was fired for raising health and security concerns at one of the most security-conscious places in the world, he said in a lawsuit filed Friday.

Oct 3, 2012

NY 9/11 Judge OKs $6B vs. Iran, Taliban, al-Qaida

NY 9/11 Judge OKs $6B vs. Iran, Taliban, al-Qaida

A New York federal judge who found Iran, the Taliban and al-Qaida culpable in the 2001 terrorist attacks has approved a $6 billion default judgment against them.

Sep 10, 2012

Obama Briefed on 9/11 Anniversary Preparations

Obama Briefed on 9/11 Anniversary Preparations

President Barack Obama has been briefed by his top national security aides on the government's preparedness ahead of the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

Sep 3, 2012

9/11 Families: Tourists Disrespect Memorial

9/11 Families: Tourists Disrespect Memorial

Relatives of 9/11 victims say tourists have been treating the National September 11th Memorial like a playground, sitting on plaques engraved with the names of the victims, splashing water from the waterfalls on...

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Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

A 120-foot-tall schooner ran aground and got stuck in shallow waters near the Statue of Liberty on Saturday afternoon, officials said. No injuries were reported and the 121 tourists on board were ferried...

Ribbon Cut on Last Stretch of High Line Park

Ribbon Cut on Last Stretch of High Line Park

Officials cut the ribbon on the last stretch of New York's High Line Saturday, completing one of the nation's most distinctive urban transformations.

Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

An 18-month-old girl died Saturday, a day after a teenage driver backed into her on a road in a Westchester village, police said.

Ruby Dee Memorialized in NYC

Ruby Dee Memorialized in NYC

Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was remembered in poetry, dance and song at a Harlem church, where Alicia Keys sang her song "Superwoman," Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring trumpet solo,...

Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

A 15-year-old boy is recovering after being shot Saturday in a Brooklyn housing complex, police said.

Bus Plows Into Queens Storefront Church

Bus Plows Into Queens Storefront Church

A transit bus plowed into a row of stores in Queens Saturday, wrecking the entry to a storefront church.