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Parade of Ships Signals Start of 2015 Fleet Week New York

Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Paul E. Manukin III, Fleet Week New York Public Affairs The U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard officially kicked off 2015 Fleet Week New York (FWNY) with a Parade of Ships, May 20. FWNY, now in its 27th year, is the city’s time-honored celebration of the sea services. It is […]

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“Pre-9/11” film ‘The 11th’ planned

Geoffrey MacNab Screen Daily The 11th follows eight interwoven stories, which occur in the lead-up to the 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center but on the other side of the Atlantic. It is being introduced to buyers in Cannes by sales agent Level K. The ensemble cast of the $5.7m (€5m) project includes Uma […]

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New York City’s 9/11 Memorial Evacuated Days after One-Year Anniversary of Opening

Kathleen Caulderwood International Business Times This story has been updated.  UPDATE: 6:00 p.m. EDT: Michael Frazier, a spokesperson for the 9/11 memorial told International Business Times the site was reopened. “As a precaution, the FDNY [Fire Department of New York] temporarily suspended operations on the Memorial plaza after a complaint of an odor,” he said. “It was […]

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