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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 05, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Barrington, Illinois: Lisa Myers) Concerns about the safety of trains carrying oil examined; details given of warnings about the DOT 111 tank cars; statement from the Assn. of American Railroads quoted; footage shown of the explosion after the derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec. [Lives near tracks, Steve MORRISSEY‡- comments.] [Former NTSB member John GOGLIA†- worries about a catastrophic event.] [Lac-Megantic victim Karine Champagne††’s brother Martin CHAMPAGNE – says it killed a lot of good people.]

Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa

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