Obama, 9/11 families, first responders attend museum memorial dedication
New York (CNN)-- President Barack Obama marked the dedication of the long-awaited September 11 Memorial Museum Thursday ... into an inferno, our first responders who charged up those stairs, a generation of service members, our 9/11 generation who have ...
9 Years Later, Nearly 900 9/11 Responders Have Died, Survivors Fight for Compensation
900 first responders have died, victims of their own courage. NYPD sergeant Michael Ryan was diagnosed with three types of cancers before losing his battle at just 41 years old. Eileen Ryan is just one among many widows who lost husbands post 9/11.
My son died as a first responder on 9/11
What I want is not complicated -- a recognition that, when Salman died beneath the rubble that day, he died as a first responder. His name should be reflected that way at the 9/11 Memorial, properly listed among the other first responders who rushed ...
First Responders Call Rogers County 911 Call Center '$2 Million Failure'
Allegations of mismanagement are putting the safety of Rogers County citizens at risk. In 2009, Rogers County voters passed a bond issue to build a county-wide 911 center, hoping to alleviate life-threatening issues that kept first responders from quickly ...
The life of a Mississippi volunteer firefighter — medical first responder
The first words out of the passerby's mouth that called 911 are "what took you so long?" You bite your tongue and proceed to the ejected patient with your fellow firefighters and medical first responders. Other firefighters begin evaluating the ...