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NYC, state get $258 million in anti-terrorism funding

Rachel Shapiro Staten Island Advance STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — New York City and New York State will get a combined $258 million in federal money for anti-terrorism funding this year, Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Tuesday. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is giving almost $181 million to the city through its Urban Areas […]

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The Rise of ISIS

Anonymous New York Review of Books, August 13, 2015 issue The author has wide experience in the Middle East and was formerly an official of a NATO country. We respect the writer’s reasons for anonymity. —The Editors ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror by Michael Weiss and Hassan Hassan Regan Arts, 270 pp., $14.00 (paper) ISIS: The […]

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World Trade Center Surviving PATH Subway Car Arriving in East Haven

Brian McCready East Haven Patch The Shore Line Trolley Museum has announced that they have reached an agreement with The Port Authority to receive PATH Car 745, which was in the PATH station under the North Tower of the World Trade Center and survived the 9/11 attack. The museum and East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo, […]

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