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Judge blasts 1 World Trade Center BASE jumpers as he refuses to toss their felony charges

By Barry Paddock, Shayna Jacobs New York Daily News A Manhattan judge refused to toss felony charges against three 1 World Trade Center BASE jumpers and their lookout, calling their stunt “inexcusable self-indulgence” in a decision filed Tuesday. Lawyers for Andrew Rossig, James Brady, Marko Markovich and accused accomplice Kyle Hartwell argued that burglary counts should […]

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Floors filling up fast at 1 World Trade Center

What a typical office space would look like from the 63rd floor of 1 World Trade Center. Photo: Getty Images

By Steve Cuozzo New York Post While downtown detractors try to sell the lie that the district has too much empty space — especially at the World Trade Center — the skyscraper formerly known as the Freedom Tower just goes on making deals. In the latest lease at the Port Authority and Durst Organization’s 1 […]

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Daughter of FDNY firefighter killed on 9/11 to graduate from Fire Academy

By Caitlin Nolan New York Daily News Josephine Smith has lived by three words since her father, FDNY firefighter Kevin Smith, was killed in the September 11, 2001, terror attacks — “Make him proud.” And come Tuesday, when Smith, 34, graduates from the Fire Academy and becomes the first daughter of a firefighter killed on 9/11 […]

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