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No human remains where piece of 9/11 plane was found

NEW YORK — New York City officials said Wednesday that no human remains were found in the soil behind a building in Lower Manhattan where wreckage was discovered last week from one of the planes that crashed into the World Trade Center more than a decade ago.

The surprising discovery so long after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks led to an exhaustive search for human remains. That search turned up nothing, according to the New York City medical examiner’s office.

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