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Criminal Probe Under Way in R.I. Nightclub Blaze

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Criminal Probe Under Way in R.I. Nightclub Blaze

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Criminal Probe Under Way in R.I. Nightclub Blaze

Criminal Probe Under Way in R.I. Nightclub Blaze

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Forensics crews work to indentify the dead at a Rhode Island nightclub after a fire claimed nearly 100 lives. A criminal investigation focuses on overcrowding at the 50-year-old club, and on who gave permission for a pyrotechnic display that ignited the blaze. Toni Randolph of member station WRNI reports.