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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(New York: Mike Taibbi) The collapse of a crane at a construction site in New York City updated; scenes shown from a residential neighborhood in Manhattan of the damages; details given about the surge in high-rise construction as well as an increase in accidents. [NYC police commissioner Ray KELLY- says we are looking for three missing people.] [RESIDENT - cries.] [Retired contractor Bruce SILVERBLATT- talks about the crane not being braced against the building.] [New York City Mayor Michael BLOOMBERG- defends the crane inspection.] [Manhattan borough president Scott STRINGER- calls this a meltdown.]
- Holt, Lester;
- Taibbi, Mike
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