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President Obama To Honor Texas Tower Victims

President Obama will recognize 28 men who died when a cold war radar station off Massachusetts collapsed into the sea 50 years ago. U.S. Sen. John Kerry’s office said the White House told them Friday that Obama would give Kerry a letter recognizing the sacrifice of the victims to deliver to their surviving relatives.

01/15/2011