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CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 2015
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The most prominent coal executive ever convicted of a crime related to mining deaths is likely headed to prison. Former CEO Don Blankenship was found guilty of conspiracy yesterday in connection with a 2010 disaster. Here's Anna Werner. After 29 miners died in an explosion at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch Mine in West Virginia federal investigators said the accident was preventable. Prosecutors blamed company CEO Don Blankenship for putting profits over safety at the time. He told CBS News it...
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