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The outrage over use of 9/11 memorial in TV show filming

A scene from the television show Billions depicting a conversation and an arrest on the 9/11 Memorial Plaza has sparked controversy, report Susan Edelman, Dean Balsamini and Melkorka Licea in the New York Post. The May 7, 2017 episode of the popular Showtime program was regarded as disrespectful by many people in the September 11th community and others. The […]

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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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