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Daughter of 9/11 hero awarded scholarship

Taylor Moss Photo courtesy of NLEAFCF

Queens Chronicle A Howard Beach teenager is one of fewer than two dozen winners of a national scholarship awarded to children of law enforcement and firefighters who were killed or injured in the line of duty. The National Law Enforcement & Firefighters Children’s Foundation announced Taylor Moss of Howard Beach as a recipient of the […]

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The truth and nothing but – 9/11 museum must correct exhibits on Ground Zero air toxins

New York Daily News Editorial The magnificent 9/11 Museum at the World Trade Center does an exceptional job of poignantly documenting the 1993 and 2001 terrorist attacks on the WTC. Almost to the last detail, its presentation is pitch-perfect. Almost. It is essential that the museum accurately record the history of the thousands forgotten heroes […]

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Study: 9/11 Dust Cloud Likely Caused Widespread Pregnancy Complications

By Sam Frizell Time Magazine  Expecting mothers who lived near the World Trade Center when the twin towers fell on September 11, 2001 were more likely to give birth prematurely and have babies with low birth weights, according to new research. The massive dust cloud that enveloped Lower Manhattan after the collapse of the Twin Towers […]

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