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Toll Grows in Rhode Island Nightclub Fire

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Toll Grows in Rhode Island Nightclub Fire

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Toll Grows in Rhode Island Nightclub Fire

Toll Grows in Rhode Island Nightclub Fire

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More than 60 people are dead after a fire at a Rhode Island nightclub, and the toll may grow. Local hospitals are overwhelmed by more than 160 survivors who need treatment. The blaze was ignited by fireworks set off as part of a performance by the heavy metal band Great White. Hear NPR's Bob Edwards and Martha Biebinger of WRNI.