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September 12, 2018 -- Daily Targum -- Rutgers program offers treatment to thousands of 9/11 1st responders diagnosed with cancer, other illnesses
Remembering the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States remains as prevalent this year as it was 17 years ago.

September 12, 2018 -- NY1 -- 9/11 Aftershocks: Former NYPD detective with cancer warns 9/11 responders of their risks
Dennis Murphy spends a lot of time on the phone.

September 12, 2018 -- Winchester Star -- 9/11 victims remembered on 17th anniversary of attacks
As America’s political divide deepens, speakers at Tuesday’s annual 9/11 remembrance called for a revival of the solidarity shown after the 2001 terrorist attacks.

September 12, 2018 -- azcentral -- She worked at Ground Zero after 9/11 and suffers because of it, but she would do it again – Tempe, Arizona
Stacey Goodman emerged from the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel, where the Twin Towers had stood the day before, and saw debris piled 10 stories high.

September 11, 2018 -- Kirsten Gillibrand -- Gillibrand Statement On 17th Anniversary Of The Attacks On September 11, 2001
Seventeen years ago, as the world witnessed a heinous act of barbaric terrorism, we also saw the best of our nation as thousands of firefighters, police officers, federal and local…

September 11, 2018 -- Carolyn B. Maloney -- Rep. Maloney Statement on 9/11 Anniversary
Never Forget. We made that promise 17 years ago, and every year since as families mourn those taken from us on 9/11 and in the following days, months, and years due to illness..

September 11, 2018 -- WPIX -- ‘He told my son, ‘I can’t swim with you”: Widow recalls horror of husband’s sudden death from 9/11 illness
Judi Simmons was composed at the First Responders Memorial in Nesconset, showing us the statue her family donated in honor of her late husband Marty.

September 11, 2018 -- NY1 -- More than 10,000 people have a 9/11-related cancer — and the red tape for health care isn’t getting any thinner
Errol Louis discusses the growing rate of first responders and survivors being diagnosed with 9/11-related illnesses with retired FDNY Deputy Chief Richard Alles and Michael Barasch…

September 11, 2018 -- North Jersey Record -- In lower Manhattan, three times a terror target, 9/11 anniversary is a day to reflect
John Velez stood by the pink rosebushes, his feet apart, his hands folded at his waist.

September 11, 2018 -- North Jersey Record -- Editorial: Post-9/11, attack-related illnesses continue to take their toll
The illness and death toll from the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks continues to rise for first responders and recovery workers who answered the call of duty that fateful day…