Ground Zero

FDNY Firefighter Richard Driscoll
FDNY
July 18, 2019 - 2:00 pm
A retired FDNY firefighter who labored at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks has died, making him the 200th member of the department to succumb to WTC-related illness.
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July 18, 2019 - 2:00 pm
( WCBS 880 ) — A retired FDNY firefighter, who labored at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, has died, making him the 200th member of the department to succumb to World Trade Center attack-related illness. “It is almost incomprehensible that after losing 343 members...
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Rob Serra
WCBS 880
June 09, 2019 - 3:19 pm
The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund is running out of money faster than expected, so lawmakers and first responders rallied at Ground Zero on Sunday as the fight continues to extend it permanently.
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Dreamstime
January 14, 2019 - 7:32 pm
An art exhibit installed on the grounds of the World Trade Center that features a giant candy sculpture wrapped in the Saudi flag will be relocated following complaints from 9/11 victims groups, the agency that oversees the site said Monday.
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9/11 first responders
© Frank Becerra Jr./The Journal News
October 22, 2018 - 3:16 pm
City officials are pressuring Mayor Bill de Blasio to do more to care for civilian workers like EMTs and traffic agents sickened after responding to Ground Zero.
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Donato Panico, Rep. Lee Zeldin, Neil A. Carousso
Neil A. Carousso/WCBS 880
September 10, 2018 - 7:45 pm
A hero-maker serves heroes.
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9/11 cancer
Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA
August 12, 2018 - 3:20 pm
Officials say nearly 10,000 people have developed cancer as a result of the toxic dust and smoke that filled the air following the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks.
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