After superstorm Sandy inundated the 9/11 Museum and nearly submerged some of the massive artifacts in an under-construction exhibition space, officials are developing a plan to protect its most fragile and emotionally evocative items-photographs, missing-person posters, wallets, prayer cards and
Last week, a Bangladeshi student was charged in an F.B.I. sting operation with plotting to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank in New York. A Somali-American man was convicted of sending young recruits from Minneapolis to a terrorist group in Somalia.
October 17, 2012
Federal authorities on Wednesday arrested a man they said was plotting to blow up the Federal Reserve building in Manhattan, just blocks from the World Trade Center site.
October 15, 2012
First responders and New York lawmakers gathered at Ground Zero on Monday in an emotional appeal to Congress to safeguard funds for heroes sickened by 9/11.
October 14, 2012
The families of people killed in the Sept. 11 attacks have been invited to military installations in four states to watch pretrial hearings in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for five men charged with planning or assisting the terrorist strike.
October 10, 2012
The massive DNA database compiled after the World Trade Center terror attacks has linked 261 more body parts to its existing profile of victims since February, officials with the New York Medical Examiners office said Wednesday.
A new documentary chronicling the post Sept. 11, 2011 development of Downtown will soon make its debut at Lincoln Center.
October 4, 2012
The lawyers defending 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed smell a rat - and it's not their client.
October 3, 2012
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.
More than 30,000 runners and walkers converged on the Red Hook section of Brooklyn on Sunday, lining up near the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel. At 9:30 a.m.
October 2, 2012 TIME has won an Emmy award for its groundbreaking website, "Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience", in the category of "New Approaches to News and Documentary Programming." The award was given Monday evening at the News & Documentary Emmy Awards to honor TIME's
October 1, 2012
New York State AFL-CIO President Mario Cilento released the following statement on the effort to reverse the threatened "sequestration" of funds for 9/11 World Trade Center victims
September 28, 2012
Lower Manhattan has blossomed from tragedy into tourist magnet in the years since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, a revival that's generating some growing pains along with celebration.
September 27, 2012
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded the National Park Service $1.2 million to finish work on an access road at the 9/11 Flight 93 Memorial in southwestern Pennsylvania.
September 23, 2012
Members of the 1986 Super Bowl champion New York Giants are taking part in a walk Sunday to benefit 9/11 first responders who are now sick because of the toxic dust following the attacks.
September 21, 2012
Unions and advocates have formed a watchdog group to ensure continued health coverage and compensation under federal legislation for 9/11 responders and others exposed to World Trade Center toxins.
Responders and survivors of the 9/11 terrorist attacks who suffer cancer have still more hurdles to clear before they will get free health treatment under a federal compensation law.
September 18, 2012
Lawmakers vowed to "never forget" 9/11 again last week, but it appears many already had -- in the budget sequester legislation Congress passed last summer to try and cut the deficit.
September 15, 2012
What may be the most heart-rending exhibit created for the 9/11 museum in New York City sits in storage near a railroad overpass on Elmwood Avenue, tucked inside an unassuming brick building flanked by metal siding.
September 9, 2012
After an 11-year battle, the federal government is poised to finally recognize that people who lived near Ground Zero - as well as rescue and recovery workers who sifted through the toxic rubble there - got cancer as a result.