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Protester: 9/11 program exploited deaths of victims

Jamie Roux On September 8, 2001, I lost track of time while swimming in Casco Bay. I showed up two hours late for lunch with my dad. He was embarking on a new chapter in his life. We both knew that we wouldn’t see each other for a while, and I could tell this […]

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Families flock to 9/11 Memorial to keep memories of their loved ones alive

Dennis Hamill New York Daily News The families of the 9/11 dead come to Ground Zero every year to keep the memories of their loved ones alive. Keith Maerz wedged a green oak leaf into one of the engraved letters of the name of his son, Noell Maerz, on the gleaming black granite [sic – bronze] […]

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Pentagon chief remembers 9/11 with victims’ families

James Rosen McClatchy DC  ARLINGTON, VA.–  A stark reminder of the Pentagon’s most tragic day sits on the desk of Defense Secretary Ash Carter. It’s a chunk of Indiana Limestone pulled from the rubble 14 years ago after al Qaida hijackers crashed the jet on American Airlines Flight 77 into one of the massive military […]

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