50 more found alive under collapsed building
April 26th, 2013
01:11 PM ET

50 more found alive under collapsed building

[Updated at 1:11 p.m. ET] Rescuers tunneling Friday into the rubble of the eight-story building that collapsed Wednesday discovered another 50 people trapped on what remained of its third floor, an official said.

Bangladesh Fire Service Deputy Director Maj. Mizamur Rahman said rescuers were hoping to free them within a few hours.

Also Friday, two women who gave birth under the debris were rescued - along with their infants - a fire service official said, according to BSS.

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  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    Today One World Trade Center becomes the tallest building in the hemisphere.
    During the Twentieth Century, the USA produced the tallest skyscrapers in the world, for a while.
    It's not–not really–that we have more important things on which to spend our money, such as food stamps.
    Something terrible happened to our country. What was it? We all need to think about it, because it's getting worse.

    April 29, 2013 at 10:06 am | Report abuse |
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