9/11 Cancer

9/11
Gabe Palacio/ImageDirect
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 7:52 pm
We already know toxic dust in and around Ground Zero didn’t discriminate.
Read More
Vincent DeMarino
NYPD Captains Endowment Association
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 1:47 pm
9/11 survivor advocates say a fifth 9/11 first responder has died in just one week.
Read More
Dennis Murphy
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 26, 2019 - 1:28 pm
A former NYPD detective and 9/11 survivor advocate died Friday morning from a World Trade Center-related cancer.
Read More
October 23, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Some civilian workers sickened by the toxic dust at Ground Zero will now get the same 9/11 benefits as police and firefighters after City Hall hashed out a deal with the city’s largest municipal union.
Read More
9/11 cancer
Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA
September 10, 2018 - 8:01 pm
New research from NYU Langone Health says 400,000 people were exposed to toxic air after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, and may be at serious risk for developing cancer.
Read More