Topics :: 9/11
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By Jonathan Lemire | Wednesday Sep 11, 2013
As the NYC mayoral race paused for remembrances of the Sept. 11 attacks, the chaotic campaign remained without an answer a day after the primary as to whether the top Democratic finisher, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, will be forced into a runoff.
By MICHAEL ORESKES | Sunday Sep 11, 2011
Great cities are like the sea. They swallow their dead. New York has absorbed many horrors through its history, but most traces of them have long since been allowed to vanish.
Sunday Sep 11, 2011
All of us were affected by the events of September 11th, but it was the youngest generation who was affected most of all. The innocence so profoundly disrupted that day is nowhere better demonstrated than in the drawings created shortly after the attacks.
By Kilian Melloy | Sunday Sep 11, 2011
As America looks back at the events of Sept. 11, 2001, a heroic figure in the form of a gay Catholic priest emerges.
By SAMANTHA GROSS | Thursday Jun 9, 2011
Four months ahead of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, New York City started a campaign to lure tourists to the area surrounding ground zero with hotel deals and discounts meant to showcase how lower Manhattan has rebuilt.
By David B. Caruso | Monday Nov 8, 2010
Thousands of laborers, police officers and firefighters suing New York City over their exposure to toxic World Trade Center dust have until Monday to decide whether to join a legal settlement that could ultimately pay them as much as $815 million.
By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Sep 8, 2010
A Gainesville, Fla. anti-gay minister’s plan to make a bonfire out of copies of the Qu’ran--the holy book of the Muslim faith--has been denounced by the military and the State Dept., but the minister’s group has friends in Topeka, Kansas.
By Amy Westfeldt | Thursday Aug 26, 2010
The furor over how close is too close to ground zero for a planned Islamic center and mosque has raised a simple question nine years after Sept. 11: Where exactly is ground zero?
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