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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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Settlement is set on rights to World Trade Center name

Shawn Boburg The New Jersey Record The Port Authority’s $10 sale of the World Trade Center name represented a gross undervaluation of the iconic trademark resulting from “lax oversight” and other problems at the bi-state agency when the deal was struck in the 1980s, a yearlong investigation by the New York attorney general has found. The […]

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Interpreter’s Alleged Link to CIA Halts Guantanamo Case

Ben Fox Associated Press An attempt to get the September 11 terror case moving again came to an abrupt end Monday as at least two of five defendants identified a new courtroom interpreter as someone they encountered while held in secret CIA custody before being taken to the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for a […]

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