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Merkel Visits 9/11 Site, Will Fly Memorial Flag

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the 9/11 site Saturday and received a World Trade Center memorial flag that she said would fly at the German …

Angela Merkel

Pope Francis Talks About 'Palpable' Grief at 9/11 Memorial

Pope Francis arrived today at the site of the Sept. 11 terror attacks for what was called a "multi-religious gathering."

He was far from the only …

Pope Francis

In a solemn gathering at the 9/11 Memorial, Pope Francis prayed Friday with leaders of several faiths and called for reconciliation, peace and justice in the New York region and throughout the world.

In a solemn gathering at the 9/11 Memorial, Pope Francis prayed Friday with leaders of several faiths and called for reconciliation, peace and …

Pope Francis

Lottery Ticket Winners Look Forward To Pope’s Interfaith Service At 9/11 Museum

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — When Pope Francis visits the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Friday, members of the 9/11 community will be joining …


Teens Who Grew Up After Sept. 11 Give Tours At Memorial Museum

The National Sept. 11 Memorial Museum trains a small group of high school students to give tours to their families and friends. But all of these tour guides were children when the Twin Towers fell.



You probably know exactly where you were when the September 11 attacks …


Jon Stewart calls for US to fund 9/11 rescue workers' healthcare permanently

Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart is attempting to use his star power to shame Congress into permanently renewing a bill that provides health benefits to tens of thousands of first responders and rescuers who worked at Ground Zero after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.

In …

Health Care

Landscapes of 9/11: Memorial Museum Showcases Photography of Rutgers Alumnus | Media Relations

As countless lenses were pointed in every direction throughout New York City following the 9/11 attacks, photographer Jonathan C. Hyman had a …

The Arts

Alice Greenwald: The Woman Writing the History of 9/11

This OZY encore was originally published on the opening of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in 2014. Since its opening last year, the


Where is Pope Francis? A schedule of his U.S. visit

Where in the states is Pontifice Francisco?

Pope Francis began his visit to the USA on Tuesday and plans visits to Washington, D.C., New York City and Philadelphia. Whether you want to catch a glimpse of the Roman Catholic Church's leader or avoid the traffic, follow his six-day schedule …

Pope Francis

The Latest: Woman collapses from grief at ground zero

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (all times local):

10:30 a.m.

A simple, life-affirming moment has …

9/11 memorial trees to symbolize strength after tragedy

A painting by Cy Twombly (sy TWAHM'-blee) is going on the auction block to help a historic Los Angeles synagogue construct a new building.

A painting …

Pope Francis

Postcards 9/11 memorial: Check here for live coverage

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Islanders who lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, will be remembered and honored at the …

Bill de Blasio

After 14 years, 9/11 memories still sear the heart

NEW YORK — It still sears the heart. And the memories still send shivers down spines and raise the hairs on arms.

On Friday morning, crowds gathered once again at the site of the Twin Towers of New York's World Trade Center to confront those 14-year-old memories and remember those who died when …


9/11 victims memorial ceremony concludes at Ground Zero with 'Taps'

Morning broke with drizzle in the air, like tears from a crying sky, 14 years after some of the most horrific acts of terrorism committed on American …


9/11 victims' families return to Ground Zero 14 years later

Fourteen years later, it doesn’t get any easier.

A sad parade of husbands, wives, kids, parents and siblings returned Friday to Ground Zero on the …

World Trade Center

New York Today: A Day to Remember

Good morning on this somber Friday.

Today is the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

Events are scheduled throughout the day and across the city to pay tribute to those who died and honor the emergency workers.

There will be a moment of silence at 8:46 a.m., the minute the first plane hit …

New York City

Bretagne, The Last Living 9/11 Service Dog, Gets A 16th Birthday Celebration

Get ready to feel reeeeeally sentimental, especially if you love dogs. This Friday marks 14 years since the 9/11 attacks, where so many people were killed and so many first responders put their own lives at risk in order to save others. Some of those responders were not human, but canine — over 300 …


Will 9/11 site in New York become national memorial?

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur introduced legislation Thursday to enable the federal government to help fund the National September 11 Memorial …

New York City

Why there’s Ground Zero steel in West Point class rings

When graduates of West Point’s Class of 2016 go into their years of service as officers of the Army, they will be wearing something no other cadets …

West Point

5 Reasons to Visit the National September 11 Museum - August 28, 2014

The September 11th Museum opened to the public this May, and this upcoming September will mark the first 9/11 anniversary – 13 years after the towers …


Remembering 9/11 in New York 2015: A Guide (City Guide Magazine)

The tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, are felt around the world, but especially in New York City. We've gathered some special events offering history, …

Tickets Now on Sale for the Official 9/11 Memorial Tour Plus Museum Admission - July 8, 2015

Tickets are now available for the official 9/11 Memorial Guided Tour, which also includes admission to the 9/11 Memorial Museum.

On the guided tour of …


Inside the Summer Camp for Teens Who Have Lost a Family Member to Terrorism: 'Sometimes It's Just About Listening'

Mijal Tenenbaum was just 3 months old when she lost her father in the 1994 AMIA (Argentine Israeli Mutual Association headquarters) bombing in Argentina.

Growing up, she rarely spoke about losing him. Most of her friends had no idea how he'd even died. "It's not that I was scared to talk about it, …


10 Years After London Bombings, Warnings of a Greater Threat

LONDON — As Britain mourned the 52 civilians killed 10 years ago in its most devastating terrorist attacks, government officials warned on Tuesday that the threat of terrorism had only increased, though its nature has shifted.

Four suicide bombers linked to Al Qaeda detonated explosives on a London …


.@NBADraft prospects with members of @TuesdaysChldrn, an org. that helps children directly impacted by 9/11.

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Rondae Hollis-Jefferson reflects while looking into the footprints of 9/11 at One World Trade Center.

9/11 Museum conservators, curators and exhibition designers oversee a new installation in the Tribute Art case.

AnthoulaKatsimatides on Twitter

So meaningful to share my bro Johns story with @Alancumming & his sweet family today @Sept11Memorial #911memorial

Designs revealed for 2 World Trade Center

Bjarke Ingels Group

The new 2 World Trade Center would offer setbacks to make it fit in better with the surrounding neighborhood, its architect …

World Trade Center

Riley Boyd on Twitter

A white rose at the 9/11 memorial. #NYC #911memorial