Mr Beckwith, 78, was a retired New York fireman who travelled to Ground Zero to help with the rescue operation. He was pictured with George W Bush on a pile of rubble on September 14. He lives in Baldwin, New York, with his wife.
By MAGGY PATRICK A test of the Tribute in Light rises above lower Manhattan, Sept. 6, 2011, in New York. (Mark Lennihan/AP Photo) A decade after the Twin Towers were destroyed in the greatest attack against Americans on US soil, there is visible
Visitors are expected to flock to the National September 11 Memorial and Museum when it opens, even as memories of that day fade away.
Building the Ground Zero mosque is not an issue of religious freedom, but of resisting an effort to insult the victims of 9/11 and to establish a beachhead for political Islam and Islamic supremacism in New York. Cordoba
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has come under attack by some religious and political leaders for not including clergy members as speakers at Sunday's official ceremony at ground zero on the 10th anniversary of the attacks. The story goes on to give voice