Federal authorities were continuing to investigate “specific, credible but unconfirmed” threats Friday involving possible plots to attack New York City and Washington around the 9/11 anniversary. The threat involving possible bombings was shared with New York and DC police on Thursday. The threat information was about three people who may have been dispatched to the […]

The eight-acre memorial, which includes two deep pools replicating the footprint of the twin towers, will be dedicated on Sept. 11 and open to the public the following day. Names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the attacks will be inscribed on bronze panels around the pools. Sign-up for the timed-entry passes are available […]

NEW YORK – Marking Osama bin Laden’s death where the terrorist inflicted his greatest damage, President Barack Obama soberly laid a wreath Thursday at New York’s ground zero and declared to the city and the world, “When we say we will never forget, we mean what we say.” The president closed his eyes and clasped […]