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Helicopter down in New York's East River

At least two people were killed and one was rescued after a helicopter went down in New York's East River, according to Eric Phillips, the New York mayor's spokesman.

Helicopter down in New York's East River

At least two people were killed and one was rescued after a helicopter went down in New York's East River, according to Eric Phillips, the New York mayor's spokesman.