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Special delivery: Alleged 9/11 plotter’s letter reaches White House

According to White House sources, a 2014 letter addressed to Barack Obama from Khalid Sheik Mohammed, the man accused of orchestrating the 9/11 terror attacks has been delivered, reported Carol Rosenberg in the Miami Herald. It is not known whether the president has read the letter. You can read more about the letter and the controversy surrounding […]

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Retired NYPD cop who says he got cancer during 9/11 fallout pushes for disability pension after two-time denial from pension fund

Francisco Velez, a retired NYPD lieutenant suffering from throat cancer, is trying for a third time to persuade officials to grant him a disability pension. NYC’s Police Pension Fund has twice denied Velez a pension while the NYPD’s Medical Board has approved him for a pension three times reports Graham Rayman in the New York Daily News. The Pension […]

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Bin Laden’s son Hamza ‘actively engaged’ in terrorism

Hamza bin Laden, son of Osama bin Laden, long thought to be following in his father’s footsteps, has been officially named as a “specially designated global terrorist” by the United States State Department, reports the BBC. Hamza has called for attacks against western capitals and is said by the US State Department to be “actively […]

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