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Guantanamo – 9/11 judge ‘pulls plug’ on trial over Pentagon order

Carol Rosenberg, Miami Herald The 9/11 trial judge on Wednesday froze pretrial hearings in a death-penalty case over a controversial Pentagon order requiring the judges to move permanently to this remote outpost until their cases are over. In a 10-page order, Army Col. James L. Pohl abated the prosecution of alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed and four […]

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Woman who ferried supplies to WTC in her late 70s dies

Legacy.com Gertraud A. (Trudy) Bopp, 90, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 in NC. Mrs. Bopp was a resident of the River Landing At Sandy Ridge Retirement Community in Colfax, NC and was formerly of Middletown, Little Silver and Tinton Falls, NJ. Gertraud was born in Coburg, Germany. She came to the United States in 1952 […]

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Lawmakers push for Obama to break seal on 9/11 pages

Martin Matishak and Julian Hattem The Hill  President Obama is coming under pressure from lawmakers to declassify 28 pages of the 9/11 report that were blacked out when the document was first released to the public. Reps. Walter Jones (R-N.C.), Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) and Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) are trying to whip up support for a resolution that […]

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