Two window washers rescued from 69th floor of World Trade Center

 Two window washers were rescued at the new World Trade Center Wednesday after the cable secured to their platform snapped and left them dangling 69 floors above ground for nearly two hours.

PM Modi visits 9/11 memorial, pays homage to terror victims

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the 9/11 memorial and paid homage to victims of the 2001 terror attack .

Unidentified 9/11 remains returned to Ground Zero

Thousands of unidentified remains of victims of the 9/11 attack in New York were transferred in a solemn procession on Saturday to Ground Zero, the World Trade Center site that is now a memorial and museum.

Four arrested in World Trade Center jump

Three extreme-skydiving enthusiasts accused of parachuting off the 1 World Trade Center tower last year were arrested, authorities said, in a second criminal case in two weeks arising from surreptitious stunts at the nation`s tallest skyscraper.

9/11 memorial museum to open in New York on May 21

A museum commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks will open on the former site of the World Trade Center in May, it was announced on Monday.

Bin Laden kin wanted to harm US: NY prosecutor

Osama bin Laden summoned his son-in-law in the hours after the September 11, 2001, attacks to use the "murderous power of his words" to rally terrorists around the world against America, a prosecutor told jurors today at the start of a terrorism trial just blocks from the World Trade Center complex.

New World Trade Center declared tallest building of the US

The One World Trade Center, currently being built at the site of the twin towers destroyed in the 9/11 terror attacks, has been declared the tallest building in the US at a symbolic height of 1,776 feet.

Chunk of 9/11 airplane found in New York

New York police said Friday that they have found a fragment of one of two airplanes that slammed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

Racist, sexist graffiti over new World Trade Center bathrooms

Workers in World Trade Center have been ordered to clean the racist and sexist graffiti symbolizing national unity in bathrooms.

A decade on, rise of BRICs shaped by September 11

As his global teleconference broke up in disarray on September 11, 2001, a top economist at a US investment bank began to ponder what the attacks on the United States might tell him about the future shape of the world. His conclusions had little to do with Al Qaeda.

Battling blazes in city of skyscrapers

New York firefighters gave politicians and journos a glimpse into what it is like to battle blazes.

WTC arts space gets $100 million

The arts center planned for Manhattan`s rebuilt WTC got a $100 mn boost.

Years later, looking for traces of Sept 11 victims

While much of New York has tried to return to normal since September 11, 2001, the search for victims of the World Trade Center attacks goes on every day.

Eight years on, Obama leads 9/11 tributes

US President Barack Obama on Friday led a moment of silence at the start of eighth anniversary commemorations of the September 11 attacks in 2001 when 3,000 people died in the world`s deadliest terror strike.