Politics

Advocates Aim to Extend Benefits for 9/11 First Responders

GLYNN A. HILL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for ailing Sept. 11 first responders urged Congress on Thursday to permanently extend a law providing medical monitoring and treatment for the rescue workers, saying they need reassurance that their health care will not be cut Read More

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National

1 World Trade Center Named as Tallest US Building

DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — The new World Trade Center tower in New York will replace Chicago’s Willis Tower as the nation’s tallest building when it is completed next year, an international panel of architects announced Tuesday. The Height Committee of the Council Read More