Visitors tie blue ribbons around the Last Column during a ceremony on May 30, 2015, marking the anniversary of the formal end to the rescue and recovery efforts at ground zero.
The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act passed both the House and Senate on Friday, renewing federal coverage for rescue and recovery workers who became sick after working at ground zero.Read more
9/11 Memorial Museum security guard, Mary Santos. Photo by Jenny Pachucki.
9/11 Memorial Museum security guard Mary Santos once stood guard over the Twin Towers. Listen to her discuss her memories of working at the original World Trade Center and why she decided to donate her uniform to the museum.Read more