9/11 Cancer

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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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