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9/11 survivor Michael Franks gained perspective from tragedy

Rachel Minske Mequon Now To see a video interview with Michael Franks, please click here. The United States formally ended combat in Afghanistan Dec. 28, 2014 with a ceremony in Kabul — 13 years after declaring war. Michael Franks remembers every detail from the day that launched the international military campaign dubbed The War on […]

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Someone made sure to shovel out the Boston Marathon finish line

Matt Bonesteel, Washington Post Boston was hammered with 23.3 inches of snow during the Blizzard of 2015, the sixth-biggest snowstorm in that city’s history. Naturally, it’ll take some time for all the roads there to be completely cleared of snow, but there’s at least one patch that’s in good shape: The Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston Street. […]

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NYPD Members Attend Funerals of Fallen French Officers

Dean Meminger, NY1 Eight NYPD officers, including the chief of intelligence, traveled to Paris to pay their respects to the three French officers killed during last week’s terrorist attacks. Police Commissioner William Bratton said as well as honoring fallen comrades, the NYPD will try to gather its own intelligence. Chief Thomas Galati will be spend some extra […]

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