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New York, New York / Ground Zero / Investigation #653927

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 19, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The extinguishing of the main fires at the ruins of the World Trade Center 99 days after the September 11 attack on America reported.

(Washington: Robert Hager) *The "USA Today" investigation into the collapse of the World Trade Center featured; details given of reasons why some survived and others did not given; diagram shown of the Twin Towers and the airplane impact zones. [Reporter Dennis CAUCHON - says people's fates were sealed according to where they were when the planes hit; says the evacuation was remarkably successful.] [Computer programmer Martin GLYNN - says he thought of his sons as he got out of the building.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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