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Pa. Members of Congress Must Come to the Rescue of Ground Zero Workers

Editorial NY Daily News They did their duty and paid an awful price. Years after the fires at Ground Zero stopped smoldering, the rescue and recovery workers who breathed in the toxins there fell ill by the thousands. Then, belatedly, Congress did its duty. It wasn’t until 201 1 that the James Zadroga 9/11 Health […]

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WTC’s Liberty Plaza Finally Starts to Look Like a Park

Zoe Rosenberg Curbed Liberty Park doesn’t look like much, and that’s because it’s not much—at least yet, with its handful of trees. After years of planning, the greenery is finally arriving at a roughly acre-large site bounded by Liberty, West, Cedar, and Greenwich streets, just south of the plaza’s reflecting pools, the Times reports. The elevated park will cover the top […]

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9/11 survivor Ram Singal recalls lucky escape

Mobin Pandit The Peninsula Qatar Ram Singal is a 9/11 survivor. He was on the 64th floor of the 110-story North Tower of the World Trade Centre (WTC) in New York City when Al Qaeda-affiliated hijackers flew a Boeing 767 into the high-rise early on September 11, 2001. Singal, a civil engineer who migrated to the […]

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