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A Grief So Deep It Won’t Die

Paula Span New York Times She had taken care of her husband for the last eight years of his life, through his blindness, through cancer and heart failure. After he died in 2002, she sold the Long Island house they’d loved and shared, finding it too filled with memories, and moved to their country home in upstate New […]

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Yamasaki Twin Towers drawings auction under legal cloud

John Gallagher Detroit Free Press  An auction in Detroit Sunday of rare architectural drawings for the lost World Trade Center twin towers in New York has fallen under a legal cloud due to questions of who owns the documents created by famed architect Minoru Yamasaki. Eric Teschke, a former worker at Yamasaki & Associates, took home […]

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WTC BASE jumpers disrespected 9/11 victims, judge says

Rebecca Rosenberg New York Post A Manhattan judge sentenced two BASE jumpers to community service Monday for leaping off the World Trade Center — a stunt he blasted as “selfish” and “reckless.” “By all accounts, it appears that your clients, the defendants, are decent men of decent character, yet on the early morning hours of Sept. 30, […]

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