Selections from the Archive
11 Sept 2001 - Terrorist Attack
2,996 total deaths, 2,763 were in the World Trade Center and the surrounding area, 189 were at the Pentagon, and 44 were in Pennsylvania.
08 April 2020 - Coronavirus deaths have far surpassed those killed on 9/11
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pointed out that the death toll in the state so far during the coronavirus crisis has far eclipsed the number of people killed during the September 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center. Cuomo said that the 2,763 New Yorkers were killed at the World Trade Center, while 6,268 have died so far in the coronavirus pandemic.
11 May 2022 - COVID claims 1 million U.S. lives
NEW YORK, May 11 (Reuters) - The United States has now recorded more than 1 million COVID-19 deaths, according to a Reuters tally, crossing a once-unthinkable milestone about two years after the first cases upended everyday life and quickly transformed it.