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Cypress search & rescue dog honored

By Phillip Mena 2 Houston CYPRESS, Texas — Heroes can come in all forms — even in the form of a golden retriever. When disaster strikes, heroes jump into action. Bretagne — French for Britney — is a retired search and rescue dog from Cypress, who helped search for survivors during some of America’s deadliest […]

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How Technology Is Being Used to Personalize the 9/11 Memorial Museum

Visitor to museum uses technology Image credits: Local Projects, 9/11 Museum Site

By Elizabeth Alton On September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on US soil rocked the nation. Now, more than 12 years after the event, the recently opened 9/11 memorial and museum has been erected at ground zero in New York to help us remember the individuals and families affected that day. It also helps make […]

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Supreme Court turns away 9/11 suit against alleged Al Qaeda supporters

By Warren Richey Christian Science Monitor Thousands of victims of the 9/11 terror attacks have lost their bid to revive a class-action lawsuit against various banks, financial officials, and members of Osama bin Laden’s family for allegedly providing material support to Al Qaeda. The US Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up a case examining whether lower […]

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