9/11 First Responder

Rob Serra
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 04, 2020 - 1:32 pm
A retired firefighter suffering from a 9/11-related illness will be in the audience when President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union speech Tuesday night.
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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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Thomas Wilson
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
April 12, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Thomas Wilson's health problems started in 2008 with a sore throat that just wouldn't quit. Then a specialist found a mass on his tongue.
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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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WCBS 880 Studio
WCBS 880
February 22, 2018 - 2:21 pm
A 9/11 first responder is asking for help from the public, as he needs a kidney transplant.
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