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.
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.
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.
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.
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.