Author Archives: Kimberly

Hispanic 9/11 workers say law firm ignores them

By Isabel Vincent & Melissa Klein NY Post Dozens of Hispanic laborers who cleaned up buildings in Lower Manhattan after 9/11 and got sick say they have been shafted by the imploding law firm Napoli Bern. Workers claim their settlement checks have been delayed in some cases and that they have been ignored by their lawyers. “I’m […]

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USS Iwo Jima, USS New York deploy from Naval Station Mayport

By Lorena Inclán, WJAX To see a video featuring sailors and families, please click here. DUVAL COUNTY, Fla. — After only four months at home the USS Iwo Jima and the USS New York are getting ready to leave on a seven-month deployment from Naval Station Mayport. The task while out to sea won’t be easy […]

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9/11 Survivor Lauren Manning: Complacency Breeds Extinction

By Meghan Ottolini, CRN.com Lauren Manning was running late to her high-powered financial job on the morning of September 11, 2001, and she entered the World Trade Center just as the first plane hit. Manning was burned by jet fuel as she entered the lobby. Thirteen years later, she addressed the Women of the Channel Winter […]

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