Pedestrians can now walk straight through the heart of the rebuilt World Trade Center by using a new sidewalk. The 4,000-square-foot walkway off Church Street was opened Tuesday. It's another step... To view the full story, click the title link.
Texas shooting: In the May 4 Section A, an article about the shooting attack in Garland, Texas, that left the two gunmen dead said that plans to build a New York mosque about two blocks from the World Trade Center site had been scrapped amid a protest. In fact, the mosque opened in 2011 to little...
A new architect may be brought in to redesign 2 World Trade Center. Developer Larry Silverstein has been in talks with Bjarke Ingels, an avant-garde Danish architect, to work on a new design for the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Here's a sneak peek at what your $32 ticket to the One World Trade Center Observatory will get you—at least during the elevator portion of the visit: A 47-second time-lapse video showing the development of lower Manhattan from pre-Colonial times. Show More Summary
The elevator ride to the top of the World Trade Center takes only 47 seconds. But by the time riders reach the 102nd floor observatory, they will see a historical time lapse of lower Manhattan. The... To view the full story, click the title link.
If you've bought $32 tickets to go the 1 World Trade Center's Observatory on the 100th-102nd floors, congratulations: You've paid the entrance fee for the restaurant and cafe. [ more › ]
More details have emerged on News Corp. and 21st Century Fox possible plan to build a new headquarters at the World Trade Center site. If a deal is reached, the rebuilding of the site of the Sept. 11... To view the full story, click the title link.
News Corp. and 21st Century Fox Inc. may build a joint headquarters in a new 88-story skyscraper at the World Trade Center, the New York Times reported, citing real estate and government officials it... To view the full story, click the title link.
The observatory at the top of 1 World Trade Center, the tallest building in the U.S., will soon be open to the public. Tickets will go on sale starting April 8, and the observatory will officially... To view the full story, click the title link.
The One World Trade observatory, situated some 1,250 feet above street level on floors 100 through 102, will finally open to the public on Friday, May 29th. Since November, the shiny skyline-hogger has only been accessible to building employees, including Conde Naste and its cadre of highly-polished Vogue interns. [ more › ]
A financial services company and a technology firm have signed five-year leases at New York City's One World Trade Center. The Durst Organization and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey... To view the full story, click the title link.
Marseille prosecutor states that the copilot of the Germanwings flight, Andreas Lubitz, deliberately crashed the plane. William Perugini/Shutterstock Almost as soon as I heard about the Germanwings Airbus crashing into the Alps, I became suspicious, and with good reason. Show More Summary
In the shadow of 1 World Trade Center, the colossal skyscraper in Lower Manhattan, lies a newly renovated luxury mall that hopes to be a mecca for swanky shopping. Brookfield Place will open the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Last week, we enjoyed the view of our icy little hellhole from the far reaches of space. Today, we present to you scenes of our misery from a window on the 33rd floor of 1 World Trade Center, shot by the folks at Conde Nast Traveler. [ more › ]
A settlement has been reached in a case involving the 1986 transfer of rights of the name World Trade Center to a nonprofit. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Friday that an... To view the full story, click the title link.
Before they began designing the September 11 Memorial Museum -- recent winner of a National AIA Honor Award -- the architects at Davis Brody Bond looked at the void created by the collapse of the World Trade Center towers. "It was beyond...Show More Summary
It's finally 2015, and this year promises to be a spectacular one for New Yorkers and visitors who love to shop! Among top news, the first stores will open at Brookfield Place and the World Trade Center - and I'll have more on those in the future. Show More Summary
2015 may be the year of the belfie, but let's turn back the clock to a time when a person needed another human being to be able to take a suitably rotund butt selfie. The remarkable photograph above, which was recently posted on Reddit, was taken by photographer Peter B. Kaplan in 1978 atop the World Trade Center. It was suitably titled, "Moon Over Manhattan." [ more › ]
Commuters outside the World Trade Center PATH station in downtown Manhattan on Thursday. New York City’s high temperature was 21 degrees.
When lower Manhattan's new World Trade Center was conceived a decade ago, nobody had in mind a Silicon Valley in the sky. Financial companies, which dominated the original twin towers, are scarce... To view the full story, click the title link.