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House passes six-year extension of terrorism insurance program

By Emily Stephenson, Reuters The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to extend a federal terrorism insurance program that was created after the September 11, 2001 attacks, overcoming criticism from Democrats of a provision that would retool part of 2010 Wall Street reforms. The program is intended to support insurers by creating a federal […]

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Trailer for new film “The Walk” released

To see the trailer for the new film The Walk, which is about Philippe Petit’s 1974 tightrope walk between the towers of the World Trade Center, please click here.

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First Responders Run Evacuation Drill at 9/11 Museum

CBS 2 Before most people had their first cup of coffee Sunday, hundreds of first responders had already completed a full-scale emergency drill in lower Manhattan. About 250 members of the FDNY, NYPD and Port Authority participated in a simulated evacuation of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, WCBS 880′s Monica Miller reported.

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