New York Post
1 World Trade Center is officially the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere http://t.co/iEdTMA5K8S
CBS 6 Albany
BREAKING NEWS: Crews high atop One World Trade Center installing the 408ft spire that will bring it to 1,776 ft.
CBS This Morning
Workers mount final piece of spire on top of One World Trade Center. Watch live: http://t.co/hBNtQ9BAM1
1 World Trade Center from our vantage point in Jersey City for @todayshow
The tower now stands at a symbolic 1,776 feet tall at its “architectural top,” which includes the 18-piece, 408-foot spire. (Read here about the big debate over whether the structure is really technically the Western Hemisphere’s tallest.)
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- Twenty-three athletes who competed in the 2012 Olympic Games in London have failed retrospective doping tests, officials say.
- Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the site of the atomic bombing in Hiroshima, Japan. The "memory of August 6, 1945 must never fade."