9/11

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Jeff Katz
September 10, 2019 - 3:47 pm
During a meeting of the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Monday - held at the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York City - radical islam was not mentioned once among the list of potential threats to the U.S., Breitbart News reports. Just two days before the 18th anniversary of the...
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Jeff Katz
September 09, 2019 - 3:52 pm
First responders from across Virginia came to Richmond for the 9th annual Richmond 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb honoring the first responders lost during the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, WTVR reports. More than 450 people signed up to climb 22 flights of stairs five times to pay...
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August 30, 2019 - 5:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A military judge on Friday set a date in early 2021 for the start of the long-stalled war crimes trial of five men being held at the Guantanamo Bay prison on charges of planning and aiding the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Air Force Col. W. Shane Cohen set the start date in an order...
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Jeff Katz
August 23, 2019 - 2:07 pm
If you can make it through this disgusting rant without feeling sick, you've done better than we did. The Young Turks political commentator Hasan Piker, a self-described "Muslim progressive," posted a livestream video to Twitch Tuesday night where he trashed Republican Congressman and veteran Dan...
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Jeff Katz
July 29, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) made the claim that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) did not exist before the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, which is actually false. Tlaib told the podcast Authentically Detroit, "It needs to be completely dismantled. We didn’t have ICE years ago...
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July 03, 2019 - 11:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of New York City police officers honored a former detective who fought until his final days for the extension of health benefits for 9/11 first responders. The funeral ceremony for Detective Luis Alvarez, 53, is being held at Immaculate Conception Church in Astoria, New...
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Entertainer and activist Jon Stewart lends his support to firefighters, first responders and survivors of the September 11 terror attacks at a hearing by the House Judiciary Committee.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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June 18, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9/11 attacks. Stewart mocked McConnell on Colbert's "Late Show" Monday...
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Entertainer and activist Jon Stewart lends his support to firefighters, first responders and survivors of the September 11 terror attacks at a hearing by the House Judiciary Committee.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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June 12, 2019 - 11:56 am
By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Comedian Jon Stewart scolded Congress Tuesday for failing to ensure that a victims' compensation fund set up after the 9/11 attacks never runs out of money. Stewart, a longtime advocate for 9/11 responders, angrily called out lawmakers for failing...
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Jeff Katz
April 25, 2019 - 2:50 pm
Wednesday at the "She The People" presidential forum in Houston, Sen. Corey Booker (D-NJ) defended Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D-MN) "some people did something" comments and called the criticism of her "reprehensible." And that wasn't all. Take a listen: Video of Cory Booker Defends Rep. Omar’s Anti-Semitic...
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Jeff Katz
April 15, 2019 - 4:15 pm
After Congresswoman Ilhan Omar downplayed the 9/11 attacks by saying "some people did something," President Trump took to Twitter to respond to those comment: WE WILL NEVER FORGET! pic.twitter.com/VxrGFRFeJM — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 12, 2019
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