September 11

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February 25, 2019 - 2:19 pm
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is joining former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart for a rally on Capitol Hill Monday to call on Congress to make sure money keeps flowing to the fund that helps those sickened by toxic post-9/11 conditions.
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February 22, 2019 - 9:34 am
New York City firefighters are headed to Washington D.C. on Monday to try to convince members of Congress to stop cuts to 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund payouts.
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January 14, 2019 - 4:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- An art exhibit installed on the grounds of the World Trade Center that features a giant candy sculpture wrapped in the Saudi Arabian flag is being relocated following complaints from 9/11 victims groups. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey confirmed Monday the exhibit ``...
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September 11, 2018 - 10:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- On the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, FBI Director Christopher Wray spoke about the current terror threat. "I think the threat, today's terrorism threat still includes sleeper cells, Al Qaeda, all of the major terrorist organizations that you would think of, but we're...
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 In this Jan. 8, 2007 file picture Moroccan Mounir El Motassadeq waits prior his trial at a court in Hamburg, northern Germany,
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August 09, 2018 - 10:37 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany is set to release later this year a man convicted of helping three of the suicide pilots in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States. Federal prosecutors say they will allow Mounir el-Motassadeq's release a few weeks before his sentence formally ends late this year, on...
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Photos: Man In Red Bandana/Matthew Weiss
July 17, 2018 - 3:00 pm
10,920 -- that’s the number of red bandanas that volunteers tied together to break a world record and to honor a fallen 9/11 hero.
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July 10, 2018 - 6:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- The American Heart Association is out with a report that says many untrained civilian rescuers and recovery workers who helped at Ground Zero suffered psychological damage and have suffered twice as many heart attacks and strokes as the rest of the 9/11 workers. Dr. Alfredo...
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The 9/11 Memorial And Museum will honor those exposed to toxins at Ground Zero.
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May 30, 2018 - 11:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Deaths from 9/11 didn't end in 2001. People who were exposed to toxins at Ground Zero have been suffering and dying for the past 16-plus years. Jon Stewart speaks at ceremony unveiling design of new portion of @Sept11Memorial honoring those sick and dying from 9/11 related...
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White rose along the North reflecting pool during the September 11 Commemoration Ceremony on September 11, 2015, in New York, NY. Today marks the 14th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
(Photo by Anthony Behar)
April 07, 2018 - 4:16 pm
Families of September 11 victims will meet in Hartford on Monday to announce the next steps in a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia over claims that it had a role in the terror attacks.
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Official FDNY photo
March 19, 2018 - 9:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A New York City firefighter who was credited with helping to evacuate hundreds of people, has died from cancer at the age of 45. Like so many other first responders to the World Trade Center attacks, Thomas Phelan was exposed to toxic dust at ground zero. It is with Regret...
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