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Bratton, NY Lawmakers Pressure Congress To Permanently Renew Zadroga Act

Updated on Dec. 11, 2015 at 1:20 p.m.

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, flanked by police and firefighters, pushed Congress on Thursday to keep dollars flowing to a health program for first responders… 800 more words

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Republican Committee Members Agree To Support Permanent Extension Of Zadroga Act

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — After intensive lobbying from firefighters unions and sick firefighters themselves, support is growing for making the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act… 295 more words

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9/11 Hero's Widower Returns Glamour Award After Caitlyn Jenner Wins Same Honor

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/CBS News) — When Glamour Magazine named Caitlyn Jenner one of their Women of the Year winners for 2015, James Smith was angry. 285 more words

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9/11 Victim Advocates Furious Over New Zadroga Act Proposal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new Republican proposal to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act  is receiving criticism from victim advocates.

Virginia Congressman and Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte introduced a modified version of the plan to the House earlier this week. 305 more words

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Watch & Read Pope Francis' Remarks At 9/11 Memorial Museum Interfaith Service

Prepared remarks of Pope Francis’ remarks at the interfaith service

Dear Friends,

I feel many different emotions standing here at Ground Zero, where thousands of lives were taken in a senseless act of destruction. 770 more words

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Pope Francis Holds Interfaith Service At 9/11 Memorial & Museum

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The National September 11 Memorial & Museum has opened its doors to heads of state, Medal of Honor recipients and most importantly the families of those lost. 1,386 more words

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