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Sen. Gillibrand Calls For Permanent Extension Of Zadroga Act Benefiting 9/11 First Responders

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling for an extension of the 9/11 Zadroga Act.

The Zadroga Act provides medical treatment and compensation for first responders who developed illnesses as a result of their work at Ground Zero. 221 more words


Retired NYPD Sergeant Opens Up About 9/11 Investigation In New Book

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A retired NYPD sergeant has penned a book about the story behind the 9/11 investigation.

“From Landfill to Hallowed Ground” looks at the search for evidence after it was removed from Ground Zero. 214 more words


Observatory At One World Trade Center Opens To Public

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — There’s a new bird’s eye view of New York City.

The One World Trade Center observatory officially opened to the public Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. 516 more words


NYC Leaders Urge Reauthorization Of Zadroga Act

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) –  City council members, members of NYPD and FDNY unions held a news conference and rally on the steps of City Hall Thursday to encourage Congress to reauthorize the… 278 more words


9/11 Rescue Workers At Heightened Risk For Autoimmune Diseases, Study Claims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study. 141 more words


Sept. 11 Museum Officials Mark Anniversary Of 1993 WTC Bombing

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Officials at the Sept. 11 museum will mark the 22nd anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing that killed six people and injured more than 1,000. 145 more words


Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal Of 9/11 Cleanup Case

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a real estate developer’s appeal after it lost its bid to force World Trade Center owners to pay for a building’s environmental cleanup after the Sept. 183 more words