Deadline For 9/11 Compensation Fund Is Here


People who have illnesses that might be linked to the toxic dust created by the collapse of the World Trade Center have until Thursday to register for the $2.8 billion Victims Compensation Fund. The number of registrations has surged in the past several months as the deadline approached, nearly 7,000 people have signed up in the last few days alone pushing the total number of registrations to more than 40,000.