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Italy / Cruise Ship Disaster #1012136

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) DigitalGlobe image from space of the stricken cruise ship off the coast of Italy shown.

(Porto Santo Stefano: Chris Cuomo) New video of problems with the search and information about the actions of the captain on the night of the crash of the Costa Concordia featured; scenes shown of rescue efforts inside the debris-filled ship; details given about the admissions from Capt. Francesco Schettino about what happened and the coming criminal charges. [Lloyd's List Adam SMALLMAN†- says the ship nearly hit the rocks before.] [CREWMAN - comments on the captain's whereabouts.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) A special "20/20" on cruise ships announced. Photo of Hungarian violinist Sandor Feher††, who was an entertainer on the ship and died, shown.

Sawyer, Diane;
Cuomo, Chris

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