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A Modern John Henry Case: Window Cleaning Robots vs. Humans

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Skyscraper window cleaning seems like a dangerous job, so why in a world with drones and self-driving cars is window washing still done by hand?

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Window Washers Rescued from Dangling Scaffold at WTC

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The fire department said the workers were tethered and communicating with rescuers during their ordeal.

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City Charges WTC Skydivers

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

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Watch the full video of the jump.

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New York's One World Trade Beats Chicago's Willis Tower

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

New York City regained the mantle of having the tallest building in the country Tuesday when an obscure committee ruled that the spire atop 1 World Trade Center should be counted as part of its height.

 

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Spire Raised to Top of One World Trade Center

Thursday, May 02, 2013

Building crews hoisted the last pieces of a 408-foot spire Thursday morning to the roof of One World Trade Center.

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Look | 1 World Trade Center Plans Updated

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

New renderings of One World Trade Center were released Tuesday by the Port Authority that show changes in the design for the base and spire of the building.

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PA Chief: We're 'Very Concerned' About WTC Accident

Thursday, June 28, 2012

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Port Authority chairman Patrick Foye said he is “very concerned” about a construction accident at the World Trade Center site on Wednesday in which a crane broke several windows.

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Look | One World Trade Center Gets City’s 'Tallest' Honor

Wednesday, May 02, 2012

WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and has continued to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial the transportation hub, as well as the people working on the site.

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Look | Top of the World Trade Center in Fall

Thursday, October 27, 2011

WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and continues to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial, the transportation hub and the people working on the site.

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Look | World Trade Center in June

Monday, June 13, 2011

WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and continues to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial, the transportation hub and the people working on the site.

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Look | World Trade Center in Spring

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

PHOTOS. WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and continues to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial, the transportation hub and the people working on the site.

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The World Trade Center Rises: View From the Top and a Trip to the Sandwich Shop

Monday, October 18, 2010

WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and continues to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial, the transportation hub and the people working on the site.

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Watching the Freedom Tower Rise

Monday, August 16, 2010

First, let me say I'm having a hard time letting go of the moniker "Freedom tower," even though I know the replacement for the Twin Towers' new name is "One World Trade."   I was there when it was named, and I'll be there, I hope, when the 1776-foot tall tower is complete.

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Progress at World Trade Center -- Finally

Monday, August 16, 2010

For years, New Yorkers have been complaining about “the hole in the ground” at Ground Zero. But now, if you look hard and from the right locations, One World Trade Center is beginning to take its place in the New York City skyline.

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