ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 26, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Abandonment of Shoreham nuclear power plant by New York state reported
(New York: Bill Blakemore) Agreement by Long Island Lighting Company (LILCO) to sell Shoreham plant to state to dismantle it reported; scenes shown. [WOMAN - doesn't want plant on Long Island] Problems of evacuation from Long Island in case of nuclear accident detailed. [Attorney Herbert BROWN - says evacuees would be caught in highway gridlock.] Defense of plant by Reagan administration recalled. [RESIDENT - says she doesn't mind paying more for safety.]
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