The ThyssenKrupp Elevator team used a crane to hoist an escalator to the 101st floor of One World Trade Center. This is one of 11 escalators and 74 elevators being installed on the site. The elevators will be the fastest elevators in the western hemisphere.
- Wes Craven, who directed "Scream" and "A Nightmare on Elm Street," has died of brain cancer. He was 76. ›
- For the first time in history, there are three major hurricanes in the Pacific east of the International Dateline at the same time. ›
- Taylor Swift won Video of the Year for "Bad Blood" at the MTV Video Music Awards. ›