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Boston bombing victim marries his rehab nurse

Boston Marathon bombing victim James Costello with his new bride Krista D'Agostino, a nurse who helped him recover in the aftermath of the bombing. Photo: Prudente Photography

By Bob Fredericks New York Post A Boston Marathon bombing survivor and the pretty nurse who helped him recover from his devastating injuries took the plunge last weekend — a happy ending after more than a year of painful surgeries and grueling rehabilitation. A dashing James Costello and his beaming bride Krista D’Agostino “danced the […]

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9/11 Relatives to Get Second Shot at Scholarships

Juliet Williams, Associated Press Relatives of Californians who died in the September 11 terrorist attacks will get a second chance to apply for college scholarships under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown after investigations found that the state mishandled the program. Brown on Friday announced signing SB384 by Democratic Sen. Mark DeSaulnier and Republican Sen. […]

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9/11 remembrance event to feature Twin Towers survivor Leeky Behrman

Leeky Behrman, uncredited

Trib Star Each anniversary of the September 11 attacks means something a little different to Leeky Behrman, who was on the 61st floor when terrorists flew a plane into her office building. At first, it was a day to fully feel the emotion and loss. “The anniversaries for the first 10 years were the only […]

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