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Senate Passes ‘Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act’

From JP Newsroom U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer on Friday called on the House of Representatives to pass his bi-partisan sponsored “Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act” (JASTA) bill after the Senate passed it by unanimous consent. The legislation allows victims of 9/11 and other terrorist acts to sue foreign countries that funded terrorist groups like Al Qaeda, ISIS […]

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Wreaths placed at Pentagon Memorial to honor 9/11 victims

By Carlos Bongioann, Stars & Stripes Volunteers fanned out across Arlington National Cemetery Saturday to place 143,000 balsam remembrance wreaths on the graves of America’s fallen as the Wreaths across America program marked its 22nd year. ARLINGTON, Va. — Kathy Dillaber, who survived the September 1, 2001, terrorist attack on the Pentagon that killed her […]

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James W. Langan obituary, ironworker at World Trade Center recovery operation

From NY Daily News Langan, James W. of Staten Island, NY passed away on December 9th 2014. Jimmy is survived by 8 children, 15 grand-children & 2,300 loving Union brothers and sisters, both working and retired. Jimmy was President of Metallic Lathers & Reinforcing Iron Workers Local 46 from 1992-2005 when he retired. As a 50-year […]

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