Comedian Steve Rannazzisi, the star of The League who admitted last month that he had lied for years about working at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001, appeared on Howard Stern's radio show to apologize and discuss the circumstances around the lie. Show More Summary
This weekend, we learned that the developer of the "Ground Zero Mosque" site, the long-in-the-works Muslim community center and prayer space that would have been located blocks from the World Trade Center, had bowed under public pressure and instead will turn the site into a luxury condo.. Show More Summary
On Friday September 25, I joined 500 faith leaders to participate in "A Witness to Peace: A Multi-Religious Gathering with Pope Francis" at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center. "If it comes down to a photo or a handshake, I'm going for the handshake," I told Tricia Straine MacGregor, who lost her husband James J. Show More Summary
Remember the "Ground Zero Mosque," the long-in-the-works Muslim community center and prayer space located blocks from the World Trade Center site? Well something is finally going up at the location, and it's exactly what you think it is (assuming you read the headline): luxury condos. [ more › ]
Vantone Industrial, the first tenant to sign up for office space at 1 World Trade Center, is seeking to dramatically slash its space at the 1,776-foot tower. The request comes a year after it asked... To view the full story, click the title link.
Renown for his utopian paintings of building structures and provacative nudes, Enoc Perez is exhibiting his collection, One World Trade Center, at the Peter Blum Gallery in New York City. In this interview, Perez shares with ArthenaShow More Summary
Earlier this week, comedian Steve Rannazzisi admitted that he had lied for years about working at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001. In the wake of that, Buffalo Wild Wings has announced that it will pull its TV commercials featuring Rannazzisi. [ more › ]
The largest office deal at 1 World Trade Center since late 2014 has been finalized. Moody's has signed a lease for 75,000 square feet for space on the tower's 56th and 57th floors, according to the... To view the full story, click the title link.
A comedian and actor who has frequently described his harrowing brush with death while working at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001 has now admitted he was nowhere near the site. Steve Rannazzisi said in a statement, "I was not at the Trade Center on that day. I don’t know why I said this. This was inexcusable. I am truly, truly sorry." [ more › ]
An American Airlines operations manager who learned of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center faces a federal court arraignment in Pittsburgh on child-sex... To view the full story, click the title lin...
A dispute at a downtown McDonald's escalated into a stabbing earlier this morning, and it appears the suspect is a security officer at the World Trade Center who was on-duty at the time. [ more › ]
At sunset, the Tribute in Light, the beautiful light installation honoring those lost during the 9/11 attacks, will be turned on. The lights, which represent the Twin Towers of the original World Trade Center, will fade into dawn tomorrow. [ more › ]
On September 11, 2001 I was supposed to be working for Fidelity Investments in the World Financial Center in New York City. That ill-fated day when the World Trade Center Towers fell, my job was lost and my life was saved. The next Sunday my wife Sarah and I attended the morning worship service at The Riverside Church of New York City. Show More Summary
After the September 11, 2001 attacks, when the smoke finally cleared and the last of the wreckage was removed, the long road to rebuilding the 16 acres of the World Trade Center began, resulting in what is still one of the biggest infrastructure projects in the world, with thousands of workers involved. Here are some official—and unofficial—milestones: [ more › ]
On the fourteenth anniversary of 9-11-01, many Americans think of the World Trade Center, Pentagon and the hundreds of men and women that tragically died that day and subsequently, for our fight against terrorism. In addition, I also think of the initial responders of 9-11, including my husband, Anthony. Show More Summary
Bretagne is a Good Dog. Bretagne is also the last known living search and rescue dog who worked at Ground Zero. Bretagne was tasked with finding and saving people trapped in the rubble of the World Trade Center after the 9/11 attack, at the direction of handler (and now owner) Denise Corliss. Bretagne is a Very Good Dog. [ more › ]
A rainbow Thursday evening originated from the World Trade Center - a hauntingly beautiful tribute.
At the site of the World Trade Center - there is now a field of trees - with two voids, the footprints of the Twin Towers that are now flowing pools - a memorial titled: Reflecting Absence, designed by Michael Arad. When I filmed Arad...Show More Summary
Metropolitan Diary: A poetic tribute to Marcy Borders, whose escape from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11 was captured in a memorable photograph, and who died Aug. 24.
Marko Markovich, 28, one of three men who successfully BASE jumped 1,368 feet from the communication ring at One World Trade Center in the fall of 2013, has been sentenced to 300 hours of community service and a $2,000 fine?a sentence on par with that issued to his co-jumpers, James Brady, 32, and Andrew Rossig, 33, earlier this month. [ more › ]