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World Trade Center

Twin Towers Global village A pair of really tall buildings in NYC demolished by terrorists who flew fuel-laden airliners into each tower on September 11, 2001. See Post-traumatic stress disorder.
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Our findings tell a different story: The World Trade Center project will ultimately generate enormous economic return for New York and the region, while preserving the Port Authority's ability to invest in its core transportation assets.
Billy Geoghan, center, follows fellow ironworker James Brady up a ladder to the 104th floor of One World Trade Center in New York
NEW YORK, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- World Trade Centers Association, Inc.
Moreover, their precarious existence is punctuated by moments of extreme terror when another building, the 47-story World Trade Center building No.
Cough and bronchial responses in fire-fighters at the World Trade Center Site [Letter].
Yousef's uncle, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, sent him money for the Trade Center attack, and would later go on to become al Qaeda's military commander and the chief planner of 9/11.
It includes history peripheral to the actual World Trade Center and painstakingly explicates political and engineering gymnastics required to hoist the twin towers skyward, only for them to be dismissed by architectural experts and social critics and to sit largely empty for years.
Characterization of the dust/smoke aerosol that settled east of the World Trade Center (WTC)in lower Manhattan after the collapse of the WTC 11 September 2001.
Philippines fire and police officials who investigated found Ramzi Yousef's laptop computer with the Bojinka plan and other terror plots, including plans to use jumbo jets as missiles to attack the World Trade Center and other U.
In a related dispute, Silverstein wants the World Trade Center disaster to be declared two insurable events, thus resulting in more than $7 billion in insured benefits.
Just north of the 16-acre World Trade Center site, this slender glass building marks both the entrance to the World Trade Center and the future of New York's downtown and is the first representation of redevelopment and renewal in lower Manhattan.
As evidenced by these first-rate additions to our World Trade Center team, we are making tremendous progress on the development of the three magnificent towers that will rise along Church Street," said Silverstein.