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Kennedy Airport gets speedier security screening system, TSA says

JFK Airport Terminals 2 and 4 are getting new security features that should decrease passenger waiting times, reports Joan Gralla in AMNY. New bins large enough to hold wheeled suitcases will be used. Every bin will have a Unique Radio Frequency Identification tag that will automatically send all suspicious bags for additional testing and ensure […]

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Comey & FBI agents add 9/11 fallen to National Memorial

Six FBI names have been added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington. The names belonged to FBI agents who have died of September 11th-related illnesses, reports Mike Valerio for WUSA. Four fallen agents from the FBI Washington field office responded to the Pentagon, and their names are now on the memorial walls. […]

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Pentagon firefighters long waiting for replacement for station destroyed on 9/11

Plans to replace a Pentagon firehouse that was destroyed in the September 11, 2001, terror attacks have not been completed 15 years on, and there is not yet a timetable for its completion, reported Scott MacFarlane, Rick Yarborough and Jeff Piper of News4. The Pentagon fire station was originally there to respond to helipad emergencies. Since the terrorist attacks, plans […]

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