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Marine Gen. John F. Kelly Honors Fallen Police Officers and Firefighters at Memorial Day Ceremony

Emily Ngo  Newsday A U.S. Marine Corps general hailed New York City’s fallen firefighters and police officers Monday as among those whose sacrifices should also be honored on Memorial Day. During a ceremony at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan, Gen. John F. Kelly paid tribute to NYPD detectives Brian Moore, Wenjian […]

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Pa. Members of Congress Must Come to the Rescue of Ground Zero Workers

Editorial NY Daily News They did their duty and paid an awful price. Years after the fires at Ground Zero stopped smoldering, the rescue and recovery workers who breathed in the toxins there fell ill by the thousands. Then, belatedly, Congress did its duty. It wasn’t until 201 1 that the James Zadroga 9/11 Health […]

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9/11 survivor Ram Singal recalls lucky escape

Mobin Pandit The Peninsula Qatar Ram Singal is a 9/11 survivor. He was on the 64th floor of the 110-story North Tower of the World Trade Centre (WTC) in New York City when Al Qaeda-affiliated hijackers flew a Boeing 767 into the high-rise early on September 11, 2001. Singal, a civil engineer who migrated to the […]

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