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Concerned Nassau County Residents Say 9/11 Memorial Has Fallen Into Disrepair

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A startling number of 9/11 monuments around the country have been vandalized or fallen into disrepair, according to veterans’ groups, and that includes one in our own backyard. 421 more words


First, Let’s Get the Facts on Saudis and Iranian Involvement in 9/11

National Review, By Andrew C. McCarthy — April 23, 2016

The 9/11 attacks were not civil torts. They were acts of war. It is important to keep that fact in the front of our minds as we press for long-overdue disclosure of evidence linking the Saudi Arabian government to the mass murder of nearly 3,000 Americans, to say nothing of the even more overdue investigation of Iran’s contributory role — an investigation that should have been in high gear immediately after the planes struck their targets. 1,519 more words

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Bratton, NY Lawmakers Pressure Congress To Permanently Renew Zadroga Act

Updated on Dec. 11, 2015 at 1:20 p.m.

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, flanked by police and firefighters, pushed Congress on Thursday to keep dollars flowing to a health program for first responders… 800 more words


Republican Committee Members Agree To Support Permanent Extension Of Zadroga Act

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — After intensive lobbying from firefighters unions and sick firefighters themselves, support is growing for making the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act… 295 more words


Inaugural Stair Climb At Citi Field Honors Fallen Firefighters

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Firefighters from around the country gathered Saturday to honor their own.

The inaugural National Stair Climb for Fallen Firefighters was held at Citi Field in Queens. 347 more words


Watch & Read Pope Francis' Remarks At 9/11 Memorial Museum Interfaith Service

Prepared remarks of Pope Francis’ remarks at the interfaith service

Dear Friends,

I feel many different emotions standing here at Ground Zero, where thousands of lives were taken in a senseless act of destruction. 770 more words