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KHQ.COM - 'One World Trade Center' on Monday is expected to surpass the Empire State Building as the tallest skyscraper in New York City at 1,250 feet. Eventually the building also known as the 'Freedom Tower' will be 1,776 feet tall, making it not only the tallest building in the United States, but also the tallest in the Western Hemisphere.

Click here to watch time lapse video from an EarthCam posted by NBC New York of One World Trade Center being built.  

The milestone is a preliminary one. Workers are still adding floors to the so-called "Freedom Tower" and it isn't expected to reach its full height for at least another year, at which point it is likely to be declared the tallest building in the U.S., and third tallest in the world. click here to read more

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