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How close is too close? Hard question for Orlando paramedics

New federal guidelines call for paramedics in active-shooting cases to put on protective gear and, where possible, enter dangerous places alongside police officers, as this can maximize survival chances for victims, writes Mike Schneider for the Associated Press. This wasn’t possible at the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting, as local paramedics had not been issued with […]

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One World Trade Center lit to honor Elie Wiesel

Last Sunday, the lights of One World Trade Center shone blue and white, the colors of the Israeli flag, in honor of the life of Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel reported Brad Gelber of WKBW.

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The tallest Lego model in the U.S. – of 1 World Trade Center

A 26-foot tall model of the new 1 World Trade Center built from more than 250,000 Lego bricks has opened at Legoland California. Eight “master builders” spent more than 1,200 hours to build the model, which is part of an elaborate new section that depicts the National September 11th Memorial, the new transportation hub and […]

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