A federal judge has ruled that American Airlines (AA) and United Airlines (UA) must face allegations in a civil court over the destruction of the World Trade Center towers in New York in the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The action is being brought by World Trade Center Properties (WTCP) and affiliated companies, which purchased 99-year leases for four World Trade Center buildings from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in July 2001, three months before the attacks. Following the ...

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