Donald Trump believes that the media owes him an apology for criticizing his claim that he saw “thousands and thousands of people” on television celebrating the destruction of the World Trade Center in Jersey City on 9/11. Trump’s tweet...Show More Summary
An American man named Matthew was one of the survivors who escaped terrorists at at the Eagles of Death Metal show the night of the Paris attacks. But that wasn't the first time Matthew evaded tragedy — in 2001, he also survived the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center in New York. The 36-year-old was shot [...]
Henning Larsen Architects announced that it was one of three finalists for the planned multi-space Performing Arts Center of the World Trade Center. The building will be located at the northeast corner of the World Trade Center site in New York City. Show More Summary
If you look down from an east-facing window in One World Trade, you see a tenacious patch of nothingness amid the new construction. That’s the future site of the World Trade Center Performing Arts Center (WTC-PAC), and also a testimonial to a history of mistakes, reversals, and fanciful ideas. This... More »
After the 9/11 attacks, no one disputed that Moira Smith was a hero. The 38-year-old police officer led over a hundred bleeding people out of the World Trade Center, one after another, until the building collapsed and buried her beneath its rubble. The following month, Smith was named one of Glamour...
The spire of One World Trade Center lit up in blue, white, and red—the colors of the French flag—to show solidarity with France on Friday night after the terrorist attacks that killed at least 127 people in Paris on Friday night. New York Gov. Show More Summary
San Francisco City Hall also turned blue, white, and red and is flying the French flag Friday night in memory of the Paris terror attack victims
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he directed One World Trade Center's 408-foot to be lit in blue white and red tonight, after the horrific attacks in Paris. He said, "Today, and in the days ahead, New York will light One World Trade...Show More Summary
A mobile-advertising firm is doubling its space at 1 World Trade Center. The developer of the tower, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, announced the expansion and other new leases at the... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Dallas Cowboys will head to the New York City area earlier than usual this week, leaving on Friday instead of the customary Saturday. They are doing so to visit Ground Zero and the One World Trade Center observatory, which opened...Show More Summary
Olivia Wilde walks the carpet for The Headstrong Project’s third annual Words of War event on Monday evening (October 19) at One World Trade Center in New York City. The 31-year-old actress was joined by Chris Rock, Seth Myers and his wife Alexi Ashe to support the organization which provides cost free mental healthcare to [...]
When it comes to new developments in New York City, the supertall tower is clearly king: many of the city's most high-profile developments, from One World Trade Center to Central Park Tower, all exceed the 984-foot limit that takes....
Last Friday, thunderstorms with dazzling lightning erupted from Washington, D.C. to New York City.
This week, we celebrated our annual Silicon Alley 100 list at the One World Observatory atop the One World Trade Center in downtown Manhattan. Hundreds of people doing cool and interesting things in New York tech came for cocktails,Show More Summary
In this episode, Inc. editors and writers talk about why niche product retailers dominate e-commerce, a small polystyrene manufacturer that landed contracts at Yankees Stadium and 1 World Trade Center, and how Rachel Roy, a designer beloved by Michelle Obama, got locked out of her own closet.
One of the biggest issues with Robert Zemeckis' "The Walk," the film about Phillippe Petit's 1974 real-life tightrope walk between the two towers of the World Trade Center, is evident in the very opening sequence. The film opens with...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
In 1974, French acrobat Philippe Petit did something truly astonishing, and practically superhuman. He strung a high wire between the North and South towers of the World Trade Center, and had the courage to actually walk across it from end to end. Show More Summary
While the attention in New York City this week was on Pope Francis, at least one person was looking to the skies. A witness spotted and recorded what appears to be a UFO flying near One World Trade Center before suddenly and speedily flying away. This reminded...
View of One World Trade Center from New Jersey. Standard concrete has a compressive strength of 3,000-5,000 psi (pounds per square inch). All the concrete used during the construction of One World Trade Center exceed that strength, with slabs...