UPDATED 7:35 P.M.: Windy City pizzeria owners say Jon Stewart showed poor "taste" in dissing the city's famous deep dish pizza on "The Daily Show."
Using his best New York accent, Stewart joked in a seven-minute segment during Wednesday night's episode about how New York pizza is superior to Chicago's.
During the bit, which was made to lampoon the debate over the...Read more »
The World Trade Center's rebirth began Wednesday with the grand opening of the first tower on the 16-acre site.
Elected officials, residents and business leaders joined Silverstein Properties, the building's developer, for 4 World Trade Center's opening. Although the 977-foot building pales in comparison to its neighbor, 1 World Trade Center, which was officially named the tallest building...Read more »
The Big Apple reclaimed its crown Tuesday as the home of the United States' tallest building, while New Yorkers who have cheered downtown Manhattan's rebound since 9/11 couldn't be any more proud of the honor.
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat announced that at an official height of 1,776 feet, One World Trade Center slightly eclipses Chicago's Willis Tower's 1,451 feet for the...Read more »
A new and long-awaited chapter in downtown Manhattan's resurgence after 9/11 begins next week when the first tower of the 16-acre World Trade Center site officially opens.
At 977 feet, 4 World Trade Center may dwarf in comparison to its neighbor, 1 World Trade Center, the tallest building in the western hemisphere at 1,776 feet, but the tower's architect said its relatively small height doesn't...Read more »
Mayor Michael Bloom-berg says the city's recovery from 9/11 has ushered in a new era for the Big Apple, and the best is yet to come.
Speaking at a Downtown Alliance breakfast at 7 World Trade Center Thursday, the mayor reflected on how pundits feared downtown Manhattan would be crippled for a long time following the attacks.
But through hard work and a large effort by the community,...Read more »
Ground Zero's transformation into a robust commerce center and memorial to the victims of the 9/11 attacks is near completion.
The National September 11 Memorial Museum, slated to open in spring 2014, will include memorabilia from the original World Trade Center site.
One World Trade Center, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, is slated to open in 2014 and already has several...Read more »