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Obama lays wreath at Ground Zero after visiting firefighters, police

Updated, 7:20 p.m. President Obama laid a wreath at Ground Zero on Thursday to honor victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, four days after announcing that U.S. commandos had killed Osama bin Laden at his hideout in Pakistan. The solemn ceremony was one of several symbolic stops the president made in a four-hour visit to New York City. He also spoke at a fire station that lost 15 firefighters when the twin towers fell and at the police precinct whose officers were first on the scene.
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