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Guantanamo trial in 9/11 veers off track again

Ben Fox, Associated Press GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba — An effort to prosecute the self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 terrorist attack and four co-defendants veered off track again Thursday as a pretrial hearing ended with new obstacles that threaten to further derail the case before a military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay. Teams of […]

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A year after marathon bombs, Boston hospitals apply lessons learned

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss Reuters BOSTON (Reuters) – The homemade bombs that ripped through the crowd at the finish line of last year’s Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring 264, showcased the city’s medical talent but also taught valuable lessons in responding to a mass disaster. By all accounts, Boston’s hospitals performed well after the […]

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Renaming of Bridge to Honor 9/11 Victims Stalled

Sign on bridge (Photo: WGRZ)

By Jeff Preval WGRZ BUFFALO, NY – You would think that honoring the victims of 9/11 with a tribute wouldn’t cause controversy. But that hasn’t been the case when it comes to the efforts to rename a bridge in Buffalo after those who were lost. For the past decade, mourners have gathered at a pedestrian […]

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