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9/11 watercolours on show in Vienna

By Martin Bailey The Art Newspaper New York artist Eric Fischl has unveiled a series of 17 almost life-size watercolours of “Falling Figures”, inspired by photographic images of people jumping to their death from the World Trade Center on 11 September 2001. The works are being shown, for the first time, at the Albertina in […]

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Authorities to charge four men in skydive from 1 World Trade Center

aerial view of Tower 1 2014

By Shayna Jacobs, Rocco Parascandola and Tina Moore  New York Daily News It was a Geroni-no-no. Authorities are poised to charge four daredevils in a dangerous, predawn skydive from 1 World Trade Center six months ago, a source told the Daily News. Word of the charges came on the heels of a major security breach at 1 […]

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Teen Climbs to Top of WTC after Breaking Through Security, PAPD Says

By Aidan Gardiner DNAinfo MANHATTAN — A teenage boy managed to break through the fortress-like security at the World Trade Center, sneak past an “inattentive” guard, hop an elevator and climb to the antenna of America’s tallest building, officials said. Justin Casquejo, 16, climbed through a foot-wide hole in the site’s exterior wall before scaling […]

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