Log into your Newser account
Joined Newser on:
Find what you're looking for
More about Newser:
Want to contribute?
Suggest a Story
Get our apps:
Install our app:
1 World Trade Center
Men Who Jumped
From WTC Turn
Mar 25, 2014 7:40 AM CDT
Men Who Jumped From WTC Turn Themselves In
'Exhilarating' stunt exposed security flaw, they say
- A group of daredevils suspected of parachuting from 1 World Trade Center into Manhattan last year have admitted that they did it—and it was great. The group turned themselves into police yesterday after investigators tracked them down, reports the
New York Times
. One of the men says the stunt...
1 WTC's 88th Floor
Aug 8, 2012 7:48 AM CDT
Fire Sweeps 1 WTC's 88th Floor
84 firefighters responded, put out the flames
- A fire broke out this morning on the 88th floor of 1 World Trade Center, the centerpiece of the new WTC complex. The blaze was called in around 7:45am, and 84 firefighters responded. CBS New York reports it was extinguished by 8:30am. The cause and scope of the...
May Cost WTC Site
'Highest Tower' Title
May 10, 2012 2:07 PM CDT
Antenna Spat May Cost WTC Site 'Highest Tower' Title
Ornamental casing might be scrapped
- The owners of the One World Trade Center tower are feuding with the tower's architects over the 408-foot antenna that will protrude from its roof, the
Wall Street Journal
reports. The Port Authority and developer Douglas Durst want to dispense with an ornamental white shell that was originally supposed...
Noose Discovered at
1 World Trade Center
Dec 30, 2011 4:57 AM CST
Noose Discovered at 1 World Trade Center
Police launch hate crime investigation
- Port Authority police launched a hate crime investigation after construction workers returning from their Christmas break found a noose hanging from the 64th floor of 1 World Trade Center. It's not clear whether there had been any tension among workers at the skyscraper formerly known as Freedom Tower, the...
Popular on Newser
Things Got Ugly After Dallas' Wild Playoff Loss
Researchers May Have Found Anne Frank's Betrayer
'Inexcusable' Assignment at Middle School Spurs Outrage
Boy, 13, Dies After Ingesting Fentanyl, Collapsing at School
Friction Is Heating Up Between Trump, DeSantis
On This Day:
10 Years of Headlines
We see that you're using an ad-blocker.
To read our stories, you'll need to
turn off your ad-blocker.
As an advertising-supported site,
Newser can't exist without ads.
Turn off your ad-blocker
(for Newser only)
One last step.
You have to do this part yourself.
But you're a smartie, and we'll help you out.
1. Click on your ad-blocker icon in your browser.
(It might look like this
2. Every ad-blocker is a bit different, but look for
an option like disable, whitelist, or trust and click it.
Thanks so much.