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Operating a towing company in New York City was not joyful work in September 2001. “I used to go down to Ground Zero a lot,” Andrew Leider recalled, referring to the site in lower Manhattan where the World Trade Center towers stood before the Sept. 11 terrorist attack. “And we used to pick up a lot of the fire trucks of the first responders that were destroyed. We towed them away – took them to Staten Island for scrap.”


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