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9/11 Fund hands out $100M in Scholarships

Helps families affected by the attack get through college
 
A scholarship fund set up for families of 9/11 victims said Wednesday it recently surpassed $100 million in awards handed out since the terrorist attacks.
 
The Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund said it surpassed the milestone while awarding more than $11 million in the 2013-2014 academic year.

Deadline Approaches for 9/11 Workers' Comp

September 11 is the last day for 9/11 workers to register for workers' compensation.

It's been nearly 13 years since 9/11, but first responders, volunteers and other cleanup workers are still getting ill because of working in the toxic environment. That's why officials said it's necessary for any person involved in cleanup or rescue after 9/11 and in the surrounding areas to register for workers' compensation benefits.

Change to Top of 1 WTC Raises Questions About Height

Classificaton of the building's needle as a "spire" or an "antenna" will determine official height.

A change to the design of a needle that will sit atop One World Trade Center is raising questions over whether the building will still be America's tallest when completed.

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