Staten Island Ferry Accident Kills 10

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A passenger ferry crashes into a pier in New York Harbor, killing at least 10 people and injuring dozens of others. Witnesses say the ferry rammed into the Staten Island pier at full speed. Many of those killed were commuters heading home from work. NPR's Brian Mann reports.



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