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World Trade Center Bombing Remembered 20 Years Later

World Trade Center Bombing Remembered 20 Years Later

James Hardy/PhotoAlto Agency RF Collections/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Tuesday marks the 20th anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, which was overshadowed eight years later by the 9/11 attacks.Six people died and about 1,000 were injured a…

No ‘Credible or Specific’ Terror Threat on 9/11 Anniversary

No ‘Credible or Specific’ Terror Threat on 9/11 Anniversary

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Intelligence sources tell ABC News that there is no “credible or specific” information that al Qaeda or any other terrorist organizations are plotting attacks timed to coincide with the 11th anniversary of 9/1…

US Commemorates 9/11 Attacks on 11th Anniversary

US Commemorates 9/11 Attacks on 11th Anniversary

ALEX FUCHS/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Unlike last year, Tuesday’s commemoration of the 9/11 terrorist attacks will be far more subdued.It was on Sept. 11, 2001 that al Qaeda hijackers flew planes into the World Trade Center towers in lower Man…

US Commemorates 9/11 Attacks on 11th Anniversary

US Commemorates 9/11 Attacks on 11th Anniversary

ALEX FUCHS/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Unlike last year, Tuesday’s commemoration of the 9/11 terrorist attacks will be far more subdued.It was on Sept. 11, 2001 that al Qaeda hijackers flew planes into the World Trade Center towers in lower Man…

9/11 Memorial Offers Quiet Amid New York Chaos, Designer Says

9/11 Memorial Offers Quiet Amid New York Chaos, Designer Says

DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Michael Arad, the architect behind the 9/11 memorial that opened a year ago this week, wanted to create a space for quiet reflection on those who died in the attacks in the midst of the chaos of New York City.Ar…

9/11 Memorial Offers Quiet Amid New York Chaos, Designer Says

9/11 Memorial Offers Quiet Amid New York Chaos, Designer Says

DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Michael Arad, the architect behind the 9/11 memorial that opened a year ago this week, wanted to create a space for quiet reflection on those who died in the attacks in the midst of the chaos of New York City.Ar…

Egypt’s New President Vows to Win Release of WTC Plotter

Egypt’s New President Vows to Win Release of WTC Plotter

AFP/Getty Images(CAIRO) — Egypt’s president-elect has vowed to win the release of an Egyptian cleric jailed by the U.S. for planning the first attack on New York’s World Trade Center. Omar Abdel-Rahman, “the blind sheikh,” is serving a life sentence i…

Garbage-Throwing Incident at 9/11 Memorial Outrages New Yorkers

Garbage-Throwing Incident at 9/11 Memorial Outrages New Yorkers

DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New Yorkers are outraged over a report that kids from Brooklyn’s Junior High School 292 got so bored during a visit to the 9/11 Museum and Memorial at the site where the World Trade Center towers were brought do…

Obama Signs Beam at One World Trade Center

Obama Signs Beam at One World Trade Center

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — President Obama and the First Lady got a firsthand look Thursday at the new skyscraper being built to replace the World Trade Center towers destroyed in the September 11 attacks.“It looks beautiful,”…

Obama, Chris Christie to Tour World Trade Center Together

Obama, Chris Christie to Tour World Trade Center Together

Pete Souza/The White House/Ramin Talaie/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie might be at the top of most veepstakes lists, but it won’t be Mitt Romney with whom he’s appearing on Thursday.  Instead, he…

World Trade Center Back on Top of New York’s Skyline

World Trade Center Back on Top of New York’s Skyline

DON EMMERT/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — One World Trade Center, the site where the twin towers stood before the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2011, has taken back the title of New York’s tallest building Monday. Workers erected the building’s steel co…

WATCH: Time-Lapse Video Shows 6-Year One World Trade Construction

WATCH: Time-Lapse Video Shows 6-Year One World Trade Construction

ABC (NEW YORK) — In a matter of days, One World Trade Center could be the tallest building in Manhattan and one of the tallest in the world.The building is expected to be taller than New York’s iconic Empire State Building, which currently rises…

World Financial Center Evacuated in Bomb Scare

World Financial Center Evacuated in Bomb Scare

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Part of New York’s 2 World Financial Center was briefly evacuated Thursday after an inert novelty hand grenade was discovered in the mailroom, law enforcement officials said. The World War II-era grenade was mounted …

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