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Private sale of Mike Piazza 9/11 jersey could lead to public display

Christian Red, Michael O’Keeffe wrote in the New York Daily News that the founder Goldin Auctions  has offered to change Piazza’s September, 2001 21 jersey auction to a private sale, but only if the buyer promises to display the historic jersey at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in lower Manhattan, the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown or […]

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Boston Marathon bomber’s ex-classmates to release short film at Tribeca Film Festival

Jahar, a twelve-minute film about the classmates of Boston Marathon bomber and the effects of the attack on them will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, writes Benjamin Lee in the Guardian. Filmakers Henry Hayes and Zolan Kanno-Youngs say the film is about the effect that the bombing had on those who knew — or thought they knew — Dzhokhar […]

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Sex offender, 9/11 scammer sentenced for Megan’s Law violation

Thomas Scalgione, who ran a fake 9/11 charity, was sentenced  to one year in county jail after three different parole violations, writes Mike Davis in the Asbury Park Press. Scalgione was sentenced to six months in jail in 2014 after he and  Mark Niemczyk raised more than $120,000 for a phony September 11th charity. The men gave no money to any 9/11 […]

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