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  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Times Square Billboard Calls for "Independent Investigation" of 9-11 -- and the People Behind the Billboard Speak

    The 12th anniversary of the September 11 attacks came and went pretty quietly, with the usual somber memorials at the World Trade Center site and at the Pentagon. It was probably quieter than Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth (AE911Truth) might have liked; they're a group dedicated to spreadi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    The 9/11 Eulogies

    Grace Giardina​"If you're the mayor's speechwriter, what's your job" after the Towers fall? You're going to start thinking about "how do you find something redemptive out of this attack? How do you try and encapsulate those emotions?"

  • Columns

    September 7, 2011

    Ground Zero Tolerance

    With no politician willing to take charge, the 9/11 recovery has dragged on far too long

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    President Obama Visits Ground Zero: A Report from the Scene

    C. S. Muncy​It was a brilliantly sunny day in Lower Manhattan when President Obama visited Ground Zero around lunchtime. It wasn't as cloudless as September 11th, 2001, but the similarity was uncanny enough to make many of the reporters waiting on line comment about how alike the two days felt ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2011
  • Blogs

    August 28, 2007

    Candidate Giuliani to Return to Ground Zero on 9/11

    Former mayor and president hopeful Rudy Giuliani will return to Ground Zero on the 6th anniversary of 9/11 and read from a text, Mayor Bloomberg told WCBS radio on Tuesday morning. A spokesman for Bloomberg said the text has not yet been chosen. Each year, a different group of readers recite the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2006

    City Wins in Ground Zero Case

    Afederal judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit charging that the city's Office of Emergency Management helped cause the collapse of Seven World Trade Center on 9-11 by storing diesel fuel for its emergency generators in the 47-story building. The Port Authority and developer Larry Silverstein are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2005

    Towering Euphemisms at Ground Zero

    It's anybody's guess whether and when the latest version of the Freedom Tower will be built, but the folks involved in it constructed an impressive edifice of spin at Wednesday's unveiling of the new plans. Comparing the rushed Tower redesign to the hasty reworking of the city's Olympic bid, Mayor ... More >>