9/11

Elizabeth Howe
September 11, 2019 - 11:58 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Capt. Robert E. Dolan Retired Rear Admiral Wilson F. Flagg Karen Ann Kincaid Dana, Charles, and Zoe Falkenberg Maj. Wallace Cole Hogan Retired Lt. Col. Robert Hymel A ceremony at the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial on Sept. 11, 2019 recognizing the individuals killed at the Pentagon on...
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Peter Haskell
September 11, 2019 - 3:57 am
(WCBS 880) -- Nearly 3,000 flags cover a lawn at a high school in Essex County, New Jersey, in a moving tribute to each victim of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Students at Cedar Grove High School on Monday installed the flags behind tags bearing the name of each victim. "It is 2,977 markers, 2,977...
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Peter Haskell
September 11, 2019 - 3:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks is not just a day to remember the victims – it is also a day to do good deeds in their memory. When the story of 9/11 is told, Jay Winuk hopes it includes the chapters of the days and months that followed. "And that it...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 6:01 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) – The widow of a 9/11 victim is pleading for the return of her missing wedding ring just days before the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. Monica Iken is offering $500 for the return of the band, which she says they vanished from a nightstand at her co-worker’s...
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Sean Adams
September 09, 2019 - 2:00 pm
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) — Nearly two decades after the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, the death toll continues to rise and the story continues to unfold. “It certainly is evolving,” says Dr. Michael Crane. When commercial jetliners struck the World Trade Center on that day nearly 18 years ago, the...
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Peter Haskell
September 09, 2019 - 11:23 am
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- After 18 years, a New York City fire chief is at peace with the loss of his dad who died responding to the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, 2001. On that fateful day , Joe Downey raced to the rescue operations command hoping for word on his father, Ray, who was the deputy chief of...
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Peter Haskell
September 06, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- Stories of heroism and determination continue to emerge nearly two decades after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks . Heading into Manhattan after the Twin Towers were struck, then-Fire Captain Jack Joyce said firefighters were in their personal vehicles without the most basic...
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Marta Zielinska
September 05, 2019 - 9:37 am
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- Days before the nation marks 18 years since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, the FDNY will honor members of New York’s Bravest who have died of 9/11-related illnesses. Twenty-two names will be added to the department's World Trade Center Memorial Wall at FDNY...
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June 29, 2019 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- Retired NYPD Detective Lou Alvarez has died of 9/11-related cancer at age 53. Alvarez became the face of the battle for a renewed 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund when he testified with comedian Jon Stewart at an emotional Congressional hearing earlier this month. In the final...
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Newell Normand
June 14, 2019 - 10:54 am
Jon Stewart gave a fiery speech before Congress, criticizing them for playing political games with the lives of 9/11 first responders. Here are some of Newell Normand’s HOT TAKES : I was always a fan of Jon Stewart, but I’ve never been more of a fan than now. His testimony before Congress was...
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