Watch This Time-Lapse Video of the New World Trade Center Construction
Earlier this year, the Freedom Tower received its spire, making it the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, at 1,776 feet.
Watch the 9/11 Memorial Service Live
The names of those who died on September 11, 2001, are being read at Ground Zero this morning.
Names of Those Killed on September 11, 2001
Wednesday marks the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Memorial services will be held all across the country, many involving a reading of the victims' names.
Kerry Lays Out Case Against Syria, Says Chemical Attack Killed 1,429
Secretary of State John Kerry says the government in Syria, led by President Bashar al-Assad, used chemical weapons in an attack on its own citizens, killing 1,429 people, including 426 children.
50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech Draws Thousands
Former Presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter both gave speeches, followed soon by President Obama, who attended along with first lady Michelle Obama.
Fort Hood Shooter Nidal Hasan Found Guilty, May Face Death Penalty
A jury of 13 Army officers agreed on the verdict, and all 13 must agree on execution if Hasan is to be put to death.
Possible Al Qaeda Threat Leads to Closure of Multiple U.S. Embassies, Travel Warning
The threat, according to a source who spoke with NBC, seems to be coming from Al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen, a country that intelligence agencies have been monitoring with increasing concern.
Economy Adds 162,000 Jobs in July, Unemployment Rate Dips to 7.4%
The report showed continued slow progress as the nation struggles to get back up to speed, economically.
High-Speed Train Derails in Spain, Killing 78, Injuring Many More
The train veered off the tracks and smashed into a concrete wall because it did not come close to slowing down enough along a tight curve while approaching the train station in the city of Santiago de Compostela.
George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty in Death of Trayvon Martin
A six-person jury comprised of all women in Florida found George Zimmerman not guilty in the killing of Trayvon Martin on Saturday after more than 16 hours of deliberation over two days.