Fourteen years after the attack on the World Trade Center (WTC), a case study in the current issue of Annals of Global Health identifies several elements that have had a critical impact on the evolution of the WTC response and, directly or indirectly, on the health of the WTC-exposed population.
The report released by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence discloses new details about the C.I.A.’s torture practices.
The CIA misled former President George W. Bush, other policymakers and the American public about the extent and effectiveness of interrogation techniques of terrorist suspects that amounted to torture under international law, according to a report that Sen. Dianne Feinstein released Tuesday.
Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, laid flowers Tuesday at one of New York City's most somber sites—the National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum.
An exhaustive five-year Senate investigation of the CIA’s secret interrogations of terrorism suspects renders a strikingly bleak verdict on a program launched in the aftermath of the Sept.
On April 3, 2014, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence voted to send the Findings and Conclusions and the Executive Summary of its final Study on the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program to the President for declassification and subsequent public release.
With the long-awaited Senate report on the use of torture by the United States government — a detailed account that will shed an unsparing light on the Central Intelligence Agency’s darkest practices after the September 2001 terrorist attacks — set to be released Tuesday, the Obama administration
A sculpture made with material sourced from the wreckage of New York's Twin Towers is to be permanently displayed in London's Olympic Park, the Art Newspaper reports.
Former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly pulled no punches in his lecture Thursday at Drew University, saying that rising terrorism around the world should be a major concern for Americans — especially people with ties to New York City.
The Navy SEAL who shot dead Osama Bin Laden has spoken out for the first time to detail blow by blow the raid on the 9/11 mastermind's compound and how he watched the world's most wanted man take his last breath after firing three shots into his body.
FOX NEWS channel (FNC) will present a new documentary entitled The Man Who Killed Usama Bin Laden hosted by Washington correspondent Peter Doocy, tonight, November 11th and tomorrow, November 12th from 10-11PM/ET.
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy (Sandy) made landfall in densely populated areas of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.
On Monday I received a special book in the mail titled, "Amy's Greenhouse, Learn & Grow." It is written for young children, but it is for all of us. This is a book about remembrance and the lovely cycle of life — perfect for mid October, as the leaves begin to turn.
We wanted to take this opportunity to let you know that the IRS has updated the cover sheet to Publication 3920, “Tax Relief for Victims of Terrorist Attacks”.
The remains of a 31-year-old Belgian man who died in the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center were identified through additional DNA testing, the city medical examiner announced Tuesday.
Nearly a week after the 13th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, a bipartisan group of lawmakers from across the country has introduced the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act.. U.S.
It is a rule nearly all New York politicians abide by: you don't mix politics and September 11th. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton did not buck the trend, keeping her remarks at a fundraiser in support of 9/11 health care benefits squarely on September 11th.
The roar of a plane above Lower Manhattan. The rise of a pristine tower where ruins once smoldered. News of terrorist attacks in far-off lands. For New Yorkers in or near the World Trade Center on Sept.
Nicholas and Nancy Brandemarti don't go to work on Sept. 11. Their grandchildren don't go to school. Since 2001, that day is dedicated to the memory of their son, Nicholas W. Brandemarti.
The woman who worked 13 years to return a wedding photo found in the rubble of the World Trade Center after the 9/11 attacks is representative of "the best of humanity," said the man who will finally get back the photograph he'd had tacked to his cubicle wall.