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Houston Death #1014595

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 12, 2012
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(Studio: Lester Holt) The death of singer Whitney Houston yesterday in a Beverly Hills hotel reported.

(Beverly Hills, California: Kristen Dahlgren) The investigation into Houston's death featured; details given about her drug history; scenes shown of her last performance. [Beverly Hills police Lt. Mark ROSEN†- describes what happened.] [ Howard BRAGMAN†, L.A. County coroner's spokesman Ed WINTER†, singers Kelly PRICE, Gladys KNIGHT†, music producer Clive DAVIS†- comment on Whitney.] The hospitalization of her daughter noted.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Mike Taibbi) Houston's musical and film career reviewed; many scenes and photos of Whitney, including her rendition of the national anthem and other songs, shown; details given about her marital and drug problems. [With Diane Sawyer, HOUSTON - denies using crack.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Live interview held with MSNBC's Toure about the death the night of the Grammys pre-shows. [From Los Angeles, TOURE - talks about the Houston legacy.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Tonight's special "Dateline" on Whitney noted.

Holt, Lester;
Dahlgren, Kristen;
Taibbi, Mike

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