Peter Farrenkopf had only been off the job for a year, and was living in the Ulster County farmhouse he and his wife had bought a few years earlier when he got a shattering diagnosis for the illness he had been feeling.
DNA testing identified the remains of a victim previously considered missing during the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack in New York City, the city's medical examiner's office confirmed. The man is the 1,645th person to be identified as killed in the World Trade Center attack.
September, 11, 2001, is not being forgotten — thanks in part by those people who keep the memory in the forefront and who are educating the youths who were born after the devastation.
Boston Globe Reporter Mitchell Zuckoff wrote about the September 11th terrorist attacks in 2001. His latest book Fall and Rise, The Story of 9/11 is a culmination of years of research and countless interviews with victims and their families.
On 9/11 first responders climbed 110 stories trying to save the lives of people trapped in the twin towers. To honor those who lost their lives that day hundreds climbed stairs at the Peoria Civic Center Sunday.
The names of 47 Finest who died from 9/11-related illnesses were added to the Fallen Heroes Memorial in Battery Park City on Friday. Arthur Halbran, 92, lost his daughter, Officer Diane Halbran, in September 2017 after she fell ill from her heroic 9/11 rescue efforts. “I am so proud of her.
Eighteen years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, educational institutions near the World Trade Center are finally beginning to reach out to former students and teachers to apprise them of the health risks they face as survivors, and how they can get help if they need it. At a Sept.
A veteran of 9/11 has concluded his nearly three decades of service. Lt. Col. Daniel Donahue retired Sept. 27 at Bob Jones Auditorium. He was honored for his 28 years of service by ceremony host Maj. Gen. Thomas Todd, program executive officer for aviation.
A local organization paid tribute to the first responders who gave their lives on September 11.
Among the helicopter rides, daredevil motorcyclists, livestock and collard wraps, the Robeson County Regional Agricultural Fair had a special exhibit Monday in the form of the 9/11 Tribute Center. The exhibit will move on Tuesday, but fairgoers relived the fateful day on Sept.
Sunday marked the 18th annual Tunnel To Towers 5K run and walk. Thousands followed in the footsteps of a hero. They were retracing the steps of FDNY firefighter Stephen Siller, who was on his way home on Sept. 11, 2001, when he got word of a plane hitting one of the World Trade Center towers.
Wednesday marks 18 years since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. One of the deadliest days in modern American history. But after nearly two decades, for students from elementary through high school, the attack isn’t a memory. It’s history.
This year marks 18 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks and still nearly 100,000 responders and survivors, whose health was impacted by the attacks, receive medical monitoring and treatment today. 350 of those live right here in Arizona.
To commemorate the 18th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, John Jay held several events honoring the lives lost because of the terrorist attack, recalling their service, reflecting on the day, and reaffirming our commitment to help serve each other.
While the events of September 11, 2001 will never leave the hearts of Americans, the aftermath continues to haunt those who dropped everything to search for survivors, recover remains and restore Ground Zero.
A new study has found higher levels of cardiovascular disease among 9/11 first responders, and higher rates associated with spending more time at Ground Zero.
With the recent anniversary of 9/11, all of us at Milestone, like our fellow Americans, have been thinking about how much the victims, their families, and our country lost in just a few minutes on what would have been a regular day.
Tuesday marked graduation day for 301 men and women in the New York City Fire Department's class of 2019. Among them, a record number who are answering the call, as their fathers did for the last time on 9/11.
Two education groups are coming together to inform former students, teachers and staff who were at schools around the World Trade Center on or around 9/11 about the health risks associated with exposure.
The terrorist attacks that took place in the United States of America on September 11, 2001, led the date to become one of the most notably tragic days in US history. On this day, thousands of innocent Americans lost their lives.