A new report shows the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund is being drained and is desperately in need of a cash infusion. As the number of cancers soar, the number of claims is skyrocketing. In the past year, the number of total claims jumped nearly 30 percent. There are now nearly 50,000 people who've applied for money because of 9/11-related illnesses. More.
9/11 Victims Fund Dwindles As More People File For Help