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Losing his brother on 9/11 led veteran Joe Quinn to a charitable purpose — the coast-to-coast Old Glory Relay 

Joe Quinn, who was in his last year at West Point when his brother James was killed in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, served two tours in Iraq. Since 2010, as part of Team Red White and Blue, he has organized the annual Old Glory Relay, a 62-day coast to coast relay run […]

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Here’s how a 9/11 widow brought her family back from the brink

MaryEllen Salamone was widowed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Her children were 6, 4, and 2 at the time of the attacks. She spoke with Darla Mercado of CNBC about handling finances after losing her husband.

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Staten Island softball game honors legacy of NYPD Officer James Leahy, killed on 9/11

The brothers and sisters of NYPD Officer James Leahy remembered him with a charity softball tournament on Staten Island. They spoke to Lindsay Tuchman of NY1 about his courage and selflessness. James Leahy, the oldest sibling, took over the role of father when his father died. He was killed helping others escape from the World Trade […]

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