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Old Jul 19, 2013, 07:23 PM   #1
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Default Lac-Mégantic Survivors Invited To Paul McCartney Quebec Show

Survivors of the disaster in Lac-Mégantic have been offered a brief moment of respite in the form of one of the world’s most famous musicians.

The promotional company behind the large-scale, outdoor Paul McCartney show that will take over Quebec City’s Plains of Abraham next week extended the invitation to the town’s mayor earlier this week.

On July 6, a runaway train derailed and exploded in the core of the town of 6,000, decimating the downtown and killing at least 42 people, the majority of them young adults who were at a bar near the tracks.CONTINUE HERE

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... death just under 60, when including those still "missing", half the downtown area burned down with hours of the explosion (now known to have been caused by multiple negligences by the railway operator), still a large peremiter where people can't go back to their houses, toxic emanations from the spilled petrol...
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