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Woman dies after she falls off escalator inside World Trade Center Oculus while reaching to grab hat

Jenny Santos, 29, fell to her death from an escalator inside the World Trade Center’s Oculus on Saturday morning. She was reaching for a fallen hat when she fell 34 feet, write Dale W. Eisinger and Thomas Tracy in the New York Daily News.

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NJ man indicted in killing of 9/11 firefighter with golf club — He’s out on $1M bail

Two years after his arrest, Conrad Sipa has been indicted on charges that he killed Richard Doody, Jr., a retired FDNY firefighter, in 2015. Sipa, 52,  could be sentenced to 30 years to life if convicted of the murder, writes Sergio Bichao. Richard Doody, Jr. responded to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and worked at […]

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‘In his footsteps’: Dutchess County resident Aric Tegtmeier, whose father died on 9/11, joins New York Fire Department

Aric Tegtmeier, who was 6 years old on the day terrorists killed his father, FDNY Firefighter Paul Tegtmeier, has followed his father onto the FDNY, reports Diane Pineiro-Zucker, in the Daily Freeman. Aric Tegtmeier, 21, is now an EMT with Station 27. The elder Tegtmeier served with Ladder Company 46, but on September 11th, had rotated to Engine […]

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