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Biden expected to sign legislation for feds to assist in 9/11 National Memorial Trail

President Joe Biden is expected to sign legislation unanimously passed by Congress supporting the development of the September 11th National Memorial Trail, a proposed 1,300-mile recreational trail linking the three 9/11 crash sites. More.

9/11 anniversary prompts emergency communications examination

It’s no secret to observers of Congress that interest in how first responders communicate has been a mainstay since the September 11 terrorist attacks. As the 20th anniversary of that fateful day came and went, one committee formed in its wake held its fourth in a series of hearings, focused on a key gap identified at Ground Zero: interagency communications. More.

Public safety – the 20-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks

After reaching the 20-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and drawing ever closer to the 20-year anniversary of the London bombings, the public is more anxious than before of terrorism. People all around the world gathered around their television screens, watching the moment two planes crashed into the World Trade Centre in the US. More.

First responder who served on 9/11 speaks at Valley of Allentown event

For everyone who lived through September 11, 2001, the memory of that day will never be forgotten. And the many that served on the frontlines as first responders will forever be considered heroes. The Valley of Allentown held a special observance in their honor. More.

9/11 commissioners to reunite at IU for first time in 10 years to discuss 'Are We Safer Today?'

A decade since their last public gathering -- and 20 years after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 -- members of the 9/11 Commission will convene next week at Indiana University for a filmed discussion of their work, recommendations and impact on national security today. More.

The ring that survived the 9/11 inferno: A Waverly story of love, legacy

The story of Waverly's daughter, Karen Kincaid, who perished on 9/11, has touched everyone who's heard it. A daughter, a sister, a wife and a distinguished lawyer, she died in the attacks on 9/11, along with the other nearly 3,000 souls who perished that day. More.

Retired NY Firefighter With 9/11-Illness Needs Bone Marrow Donor

On Saturday, the Bethpage Fire Department is holding an all-day search for the perfect bone marrow donor match for a Bethpage man who contracted cancer working at Ground Zero. Brian Kevan, 52, retired from the FDNY this year due to 9/11-related illness and now his family and friends are urgently searching for a donor to help extend his life. More.

FDNY EMT Who Responded on 9/11 Dies

The Fire Department of New York has announced the death of a retired EMT who responded to the World Trade Center attack. Mark A. Weiner, 55, served at Station 43 from September 24, 1999, to November 24, 2010, when he was forced to retire because a job-related injury, according to his obituary. More.