Monthly Archives: March 2014

Iran loses Manhattan skyscraper to terror vics

By Daniel Beekman New York Daily News The Iranian companies that own a Midtown office tower worth more than $500 million must forfeit the building to people who successfully sued Iran for damages over terrorist attacks, including 9/11, a judge has ruled. In a written opinion Friday, Manhattan Federal Judge Katherine Forrest said the companies […]

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Judge determines value of Flight 93 crash site

Rich Lord Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Ending a four and a half year court fight, U.S. District Judge Donetta W. Ambrose has set  the value of the 275-acre Flight 93 crash site in Stonycreek at $1,535,000 — far less than the $23 million sought by the prior owner. Judge Ambrose last week adopted the findings of a […]

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World Trade Center Health Program; Petition 003-Kidney Damage; Finding of Insufficient Evidence On January 22, 2014, the Administrator of the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program received a petition to add “kidney damage” (Petition 003) to the List of WTC-Related Health Conditions (List). The Administrator has not found sufficient scientific evidence to conduct an analysis of whether to add kidney damage and/or disease to the List. […]

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