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9/11 Detective Luis Alvarez has 69th round of chemo after testimony with Jon Stewart

Luis Alvarez, a retired detective from the NYPD’s Bomb Squad, spoke eloquently for the reauthorization and funding of the 9/11 VCF recently, describing the 68 rounds of chemotherapy he has endured for site-related colorectal cancer. He has just undergone round 69.

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Brave London 7/7 terror survivor says she ‘feels sorry’ for suicide bomber as she comes face-to-face with terrorist’s dad

Lisa French, 44, survived the 7/7 bombings of 2005 in London. Now, 14 years later, she has met Mahmood Hussain, the father of the suicide bomber who tried to kill her.

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DNA helps identify another World Trade Center victim, nearly 18 years after 9/11 terror attacks

NYC’s Office of the Medical Examiner has identified another victim of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, using DNA testing on a bone fragment. The last identification was in July of 2018.

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    1. See “Come from Away” with the Welles Remy Crowther Charitable Trust

      June 3 @ 8:00 am - July 8 @ 5:00 pm
    2. Screening of “Saint of 9/11”, a film about Father Mychal Judge

      June 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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      June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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      June 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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      July 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm