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New York moves 9/11 attack victims' remains to Ground Zero

Family members of victims of the September 11 attacks hold signs while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Family members of victims of the September 11 attacks hold signs while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World...more

Family members of victims of the September 11 attacks hold signs while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Emergency personnel carry a casket draped with a U.S. flag during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Emergency personnel carry a casket draped with a U.S. flag during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New...more

Emergency personnel carry a casket draped with a U.S. flag during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign as she protests against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign as she protests against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the...more

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign as she protests against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Emergency personnel arrive in their vehicles during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Emergency personnel arrive in their vehicles during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10,...more

Emergency personnel arrive in their vehicles during the ceremonial transfer of the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at...more

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks holds a sign while demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks with a cloth tied around his mouth demonstrates against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks with a cloth tied around his mouth demonstrates against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME)...more

One of the family members of victims of the September 11 attacks with a cloth tied around his mouth demonstrates against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Members of the media approach family members of victims of the September 11 attacks demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Members of the media approach family members of victims of the September 11 attacks demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at...more

Members of the media approach family members of victims of the September 11 attacks demonstrating against the decision to transfer the 9/11 unidentified remains to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York (OCME) repository at the World Trade Center site, before the ceremonial transfer in New York May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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