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Payments slow to come from 9/11 health fund

The federal fund for people with illnesses related to the Sept. 11 attacks said Friday it has been able to issue compensation decisions to only 112 people out of nearly 55,000 who have applied so far -- a performance one advocacy group called unacceptable.

Friday - 11/22/2013, 08:41pm EST

Tags: Sept. 11 terror attacks, Sept. 11th Victim Compensation Fund, Sept. 11 families

Learning to live after trauma: Pentagon survivor offers hope to Navy Yard workers

He was in the Pentagon during the Sept. 11 terror attacks and was locked-down at the Navy Yard during Monday's shooting rampage. And this Navy officer turned psychologist from Ellicott City, tells his fellow survivors to embrace life in the wake of the shootings.

Thursday - 09/19/2013, 03:48pm EDT

Tags: Navy Yard shooting, counseling, mental health, Sept. 11 terror attacks, Rafael Matos, pentagon, paula wolfson, survivor

An unbreakable friendship forms amid the chaos of 9/11

They were strangers when Sept. 11, 2001, dawned over the Pentagon. But within hours, two lives intersected amid tragedy and chaos and a bond was forged that will never be broken.

Wednesday - 09/11/2013, 03:00pm EDT

Tags: Sept. 11, Sept. 11 terror attacks, medstar, Barbara Brown, pentagon, Racquel Kelley, paula wolfson

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Time-lapse video documents World Trade Center rebirth

EarthCam took thousands of high definition images of the World Trade Center construction site and compiled them together into this 2-minute time lapse movie.

Wednesday - 09/11/2013, 02:26pm EDT

Tags: World Trade Center, Sept. 11 terror attacks, earthcam, time lapse, time-lapse photography

9/11 motorcycle ride denied permits for non-stop trek in D.C.

The blogosphere was abuzz Tuesday morning with news that the District would not give permits to a group of bikers organizing a ride to honor the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. WTOP Answer Desk set out to learn what really happened.

Wednesday - 09/11/2013, 10:36am EDT

Tags: Sept. 11 terror attacks, WTOP Answer Desk, motorcycle, dick uliano

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Firefighters climb in memory of 9/11 rescuers

Local firefighters climbed 110 stories to honor fallen firefighters Saturday.

Monday - 09/09/2013, 03:33am EDT

Tags: Sept. 11 terror attacks, firefighters, Jamie Forzato

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Flight attendants take knife fight to public

At airports across the country, flight attendants are handing out leaflets and trying to get the public to support their efforts to keep small knives off of airplanes.

Friday - 04/05/2013, 04:28pm EDT

Tags: TSA, flight attendants, Sept. 11 terror attacks, airport security, knives

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