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Father honors late son with gift to Final Four city

A student uses the newly refurbished Exline Recreation Center in South Dallas. Photo: WFAA

By Lindsay Deutsch USA Today Victor Ugolyn who lost his son on September 11, 2001, helps others in his memory. Ugolyn teams up with the NCAA to donate a special gift to the Men’s Final Four host city. “I just love playing the game.” That was Tyler Ugolyn’s favorite phrase, one he used while playing […]

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Struggling to detail alleged Saudi role in 9/11 attacks

By Chris Mondics Philadelphia Inquirer It was four days after a U.S. Navy SEAL team had killed Osama bin Laden, and many of the events of that afternoon are a blur. But Bill Doyle’s recollection of his chat with President Obama remains crystal clear. To mark bin Laden’s demise, Obama had laid a wreath at […]

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TV Special about Run Inspired by Staten Island 9/11 Firefighter Stephen Siller up for Emmy

By Rob Bailey Staten Island Advance STATEN ISLAND, NY — Frank Siller is hoping that the Emmy Awards ceremony on March 30 will be another impressive benchmark in the posthumous life of his brother, fallen 9/11 firefighter Stephen Siller. WCBS-TV’s “Tunnel to Towers Special” is once again nominated in the “Best Society Concerns Show” category […]

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