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.
- President Obama unveiled a climate change plan on Monday that calls for federal limits on the amount of carbon power plants can produce.
- Puerto Rico has failed to make a $58 million debt payment, and credit rating agency Moody's says the U.S. territory is in default.
- The man accused of fatally shooting a Memphis, Tennessee, police officer on Saturday has turned himself in.