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9/11 Family Members Petition To Save Fritz Koenig's World Trade Center Sphere

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LOWER MANHATTAN -- Family members of 9/11 victims are ramping up their efforts to save the World Trade Center sphere.

Michael Burke, whose brother was killed on 9/11, posted a petition online last week demanding that the dented, 25-foot sphere return to the Trade Center site to be part of the 9/11 memorial.

Burke's petition has already gathered more than 800 signatures, some from people who mentioned the names of loved ones who were killed.

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