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9/11 Memorial event causes concern

The annual 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s run/walk cannot begin at Pier 26 this year because of construction. The event will begin instead at 7:50am beside P.J. Clarke’s steakhouse on the north side of the North Cove, reports the Tribeca Trib.

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Former terror suspect with 17 ­aliases who got a job at Heathrow Airport with access to the runway and baggage handling areas after bosses failed to conduct background checks

A career criminal suspected of terrorist activities recently got a job at Heathrow Airport with access to runways and aircraft, reports Keiran Southern in the Daily Mail. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamud, 31, has an 11-year criminal record. Two terror charges against him were dropped for insufficient evidence. He is on Britain’s sex offenders’ register after a 2015 […]

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New book offers fresh look at work of scorned World Trade Center architect

A new book entitled Minoru Yamasaki: Humanist Architecture for a Modernist World, by Dale Allen Gyure is reviewed by Blair Kamin in the Chicago Tribune. Yamasaki was the architect of the original World Trade Center.

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