Fifteen first responders were awarded long-awaited 9/11 health fund payments, officials announced.
The largest study to date found no clear link between toxic Ground Zero dust and cancer.
Politicians gathered to announce support for the protection of 9/11 Zadroga Act funds from federal cuts.
The federal government announced Monday that the Zadroga Act will cover dozens of cancers.
The Zadroga Act will compensate 9/11 responders who are suffering from cancer, federal officials said.
The federal government will soon announce if the Zadroga Act will cover cancers.
NYPD Det. Kevin Czartoryski died in 2010 after suffering a lung ailment.
A World Trade Center medical panel recommended covering a number of cancers under the Zadroga Act.
A 9/11 panel has released a list of 30 forms of cancers it believes the Zadroga Act should cover.
Columbia and Benjamin Cardozo law schools are hosting free clinics to help navigate 9/11 compensation .
An advisory panel believes there is a clear connection between cancer and 9/11 toxins.
The city will soon begin releasing information on NYPD officers who served at Ground Zero after 9/11.
Comedian Jon Stewart wants sick 9/11 responders to get the help they need.
Dozens of sick first responders who hoped to testify about cancer and 9/11 health were turned away.
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