Speaking at Ground Zero today, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said although the city will remain on high alert, it will not stall the rebuilding of the site of the terrorist attacks in 1993 and 2001.
Following the death of Osama bin Laden, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the spirit of the city has "never been stronger".
In a major reversal, the Obama administration has ordered that the self-described mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, face a military tribunal and not a civilian courtroom in New York City.
Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed will be referred to a military commssion, along with four other co-conspirators of the attacks. The decision is a switch from an earlier plan to try the alleged plotters in a civilian court in New York City.
The health impact of 9/11
Next Saturday marks the 9 year anniversary of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. Over the past several years, we’ve heard a lot about the illnesses that have afflicted rescue and recovery workers who toiled at the site. But, on this week's Cityscape, we focus more specifically on the plight of those who lived, worked and studied in the area around ground zero.