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NYPD increases security at several NYC locations in wake of London attack

According to CBS New York, the NYPD has increased security at a number of New York locations, including the United Nations, the British Consulate, City Hall, and Grand Central as a precaution due to  the terror attack in London. “We immediately moved and redeployed some of our Critical Response Command personnel to UK locations, as […]

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NYPD top cop James O’Neill visits Washington to battle Trump’s security funding cuts

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill traveled to Washington, D.C. to fight the budget cut that will take approximately $110 million New York City’s anti-terrorism money, reported Cameron Joseph in the New York Daily News. The amount projected to be cut is about one-third of what the city spends in counter-terrorism, Hardest hit by the cuts would be […]

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Meet the real Rabbi who helped inspire Broadway’s “Come from Away”

The new Broadway musical Come from Away, by Canadian playwrights Irene Sankoff and David Hein, is comprised of stories of kindnesses done by and for the “come from aways” (the Newfoundland term for “visitor”) who were stranded in the tiny town of Gander when US airspace closed on September 11, 2001. Several of the stories […]

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