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Sen. Gillibrand Calls For Permanent Extension Of Zadroga Act Benefiting 9/11 First Responders

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling for an extension of the 9/11 Zadroga Act.

The Zadroga Act provides medical treatment and compensation for first responders who developed illnesses as a result of their work at Ground Zero. 221 more words

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Retired NYPD Sergeant Opens Up About 9/11 Investigation In New Book

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A retired NYPD sergeant has penned a book about the story behind the 9/11 investigation.

“From Landfill to Hallowed Ground” looks at the search for evidence after it was removed from Ground Zero. 214 more words

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Observatory At One World Trade Center Opens To Public

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — There’s a new bird’s eye view of New York City.

The One World Trade Center observatory officially opened to the public Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. 516 more words

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NYC Leaders Urge Reauthorization Of Zadroga Act

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) –  City council members, members of NYPD and FDNY unions held a news conference and rally on the steps of City Hall Thursday to encourage Congress to reauthorize the… 278 more words

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9/11 Rescue Workers At Heightened Risk For Autoimmune Diseases, Study Claims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study. 141 more words

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Sept. 11 Museum Officials Mark Anniversary Of 1993 WTC Bombing

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Officials at the Sept. 11 museum will mark the 22nd anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing that killed six people and injured more than 1,000. 145 more words

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Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal Of 9/11 Cleanup Case

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a real estate developer’s appeal after it lost its bid to force World Trade Center owners to pay for a building’s environmental cleanup after the Sept. 183 more words

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