Category Archives: Families in the News

28 pages on alleged Saudi ties to 9/11 to be released as soon as Friday

The long-classified 28 pages that may link the Saudi Arabian government to the  hijackers who murdered 2,973 people on September 11, 2001 will be released by Congress as early as Friday, write CNN reporters Jim Sciutto and Deirdre Walsh. The classified document was part of a 2002 Congressional report concerning the September 11 terrorist attacks. Sources now claim […]

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Son of Bruce Eagleson, who was killed in 9/11 attacks, fights to make Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) law

Brett Eagleson, who was 15 when his father, Bruce Eagleson, was killed in the South Tower of the World Trade Center, is working for the passage of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act would narrow the scope of foreign sovereign immunity and authorize U.S. courts to hear cases involving […]

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Citi Field honor for 9/11 police officer’s daughter

NYPD Officer Paul Talty was killed while responding to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.His daughter Kelly was 3 weeks old. At an event on June 30, hosted by the New York Mets and the New York Police & Fire Widows’ & Children’s Benefit Fund, Kelly Talty, now 14, was one of three children of people killed on the […]

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