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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver used September 11 to justify steering $500G to doctor: letter

Greg B. Smith New York Daily News Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver used the September 11 attacks to justify steering $500,000 in taxpayer dollars to a Columbia University doctor who was secretly helping him pocket millions in bogus “referral fees,” according to a letter obtained by the Daily News. In the letter dated July 5, 2005, Silver […]

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Death of Woodie, WTC K9

More on Woodie here. Ohio Task Force 1 has announced that Woodie, a Golden retriever who served at the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 died on earlier today, January 24, 2015. Woodie was more than 15 years old and was one of the last remaining K9s from […]

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Bon Appétit staff set off fire alarms at new WTC

Stephanie Smith, NY Post Bon Appétit staffers apparently caused a ruckus at their new 1 WTC offices by burning sage in the skyscraper Thursday morning and setting off fire alarms. The Condé Nast mag’s executive editor, Christine Muhlke, posted on Twitter: “Sage burning in the new WTC offices sets off fire alarms for an hour. #worth it.” (It isn’t […]

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