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ACLU representing NYC, New Jersey bombing suspect

Sep 27, 2016

ACLU representing NYC, New Jersey bombing suspect

The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday began representing a man accused of setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey and injuring more than 30 people. A lawyer for the organization’s New Jersey chapter entered a notice of appearance in Ahmad Khan ...

Washington Monument closed indefinitely till lift gets put right

Sep 27, 2016

Washington Monument closed indefinitely till lift gets put right

The Washington Monument is closing indefinitely because of ongoing problems with its elevator, the latest in a series of woes for one of the city’s most enduring tourist attractions. The National Park Service announced Monday that the monument, which draws 600,000 visitors a year, ...

Holocaust 'Avenger' leader Joseph Harmatz dead at 91

Sep 27, 2016

Holocaust 'Avenger' leader Joseph Harmatz dead at 91

Holocaust survivor Joseph Harmatz, who led the most daring attempt by Jews seeking revenge against their former Nazi tormentors, has died. He was 91. His son, Ronel Harmatz, confirmed the death Monday. Harmatz was one of the few remaining Jewish “Avengers” who carried out ...