New York's Teardrop: John Craven tracks down a forgotten monument to the 9/11 victims. By John Craven Published: 17:00 GMT, 19 November 2012 | Updated: 18:00 GMT, 19 November 2012 About 50 million people visit New York every year and more than eight million live there but no one seems to have heard of The Teardrop...which is odd because it is a 100ft tall, 175-ton memorial to those who died on the city's blackest day.
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