Children of 9/11 first responders sickened by illnesses from Ground Zero recovery work will be eligible for a scholarship in memory of hero cop Luis Alvarez.
The Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general is investigating whether agency officials retaliated against a whistleblower who criticized cybersecurity lapses in the nation’s bioterrorism defense program.
In 1614 early Dutch settlers of Manhattan landed on the shoreline of the Hudson River near what is today Greenwich Street, just east of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.
September 11, 2001 marks the unfathomable day where members of the terrorist organization al-Qaeda hijacked four airplanes.
Weekend PATH service between the World Trade Center and Newark Penn Station will open in December, instead of terminating at Exchange Place and leaving customers to ferry to Manhattan. This will go into effect after Thanksgiving on Saturday, Nov. 30, and continue until Jan. 4, 2020.
Five freelance photojournalists have filed a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security for violation of their First Amendment rights, the ACLU announced yesterday.
First Responders Children’s Foundation (FRCF) will announce a scholarship in honor of and named for NYPD Detective Luis G. Alvarez at the Foundation’s 19th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade Breakfast on Thanksgiving morning at the Bryant Park Grill.
The Department of Homeland Security violated the First Amendment when it allegedly tracked and interrogated five journalists between 2018 and 2019, the American Civil Liberties Union said in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
It was a salute to fallen heroes as a piece of American history made its way to Londonderry.
Families who lost loved ones in 9/11 are still fighting to get answers from the federal government regarding Saudi Arabia's involvement in the attacks. The government says they understand the families' desire for info and closure, but some of the material are state secrets.
Originally carved in 1990 around the main entryway of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine on the Upper West Side, the stonework depicts the World Trade Center and other iconic New York buildings cracking and collapsing amid a nuclear mushroom cloud.
Malignant mesothelioma has become the latest deadly cancer linked directly to the rescue, recovery and cleanup efforts following the 9/11 terrorist attack on New York City in 2001. The long-running threat has come to fruition.
Two Sentinel-class fast response cutters will be named for Coast Guard veterans who lost their lives as first responders in New York City on 9/11, the service announced recently.
Over the past few years, art galleries have opened in some fairly unorthodox locations: a bulletin board in a dumpling shop, a cat tree, a 2006 Toyota Scion, even a trash can.
Daniel Libeskind, the master planner of the reconstructed World Trade Center (WTC) in New York, says his No.1 priority was to make the 16-acre wasteland at Ground Zero into a pleasant, functional public space.
A plaque commemorating a New Hampshire man who was piloting one of the planes that was hijacked on Sept. 11, 2001 is missing from the Portsmouth tree where it had been chained for 17 years.
September 11, 2001, is remembered as the deadliest single-day terrorist attack in American history. Three thousand lives were lost on this day, and tens of thousands of civilian survivors and first responders continue to suffer from the lasting effects of the attacks.
Hospices have grown adept at caring for the unique needs of special populations such as pediatric patients and veterans, but more and more are encountering patients whose illnesses stem from exposures to toxic substances in the aftermath of the Sept.
Ceremonies to honor our nation’s bravest were held across the Tri-State Area this Veterans Day. At the World Trade Center, there was a somber remembrance as yellow roses were placed next to the names of 9/11 victims who served in our military.
The Boston College football team's game against Florida State on Saturday will have some added meaning in what has become an annual tradition. The matchup is BC's Red Bandanna game to honor former Eagles lacrosse player Welles Crowther, who died during the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.