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Mom, 3 Kids Die in Overnight House Fire in Upstate New York

Clean-up continues at the scene where three buildings collapsed and killed two men in the East Village last week on April 1, 2015 in New York City. The fire and subsequent collapse at 121 Second Ave. is believed to have been caused by a gas pipe having been 'inappropriately accessed'. While life has mostly gotten back to normal in the East Village neighborhood, one of Manhattan's oldest and most historic areas, the area was severely shaken by the fire and deaths. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Clean-up continues at the scene where three buildings collapsed and killed two men in the East Village last week on April 1, 2015 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

VESTAL, N.Y.—Authorities say a mother and three children have died in an overnight house fire in upstate New York. Vestal Assistant Fire Chief Bill Stout...

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