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Newtown Tragedy Forces Nets To Alter Approach To Weekend Sports Coverage
NBC News pre-empted the 8:30pm ET start of last night's 49ers-Patriots game "to carry President Obama's remarks from Newtown, Conn.," following Friday's shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that left 26 people dead, according to Michael Hiestand of USA TODAY. NBC's Al Michaels "alerted...
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