Was Boat Overcrowded Before It Capsized, Killing 3 Kids?

Investigators are trying to learn more about the crucial seconds before a yacht capsized off Long Island, killing three children and leaving 24 others scrambling for their lives. The July Fourth accident has left more questions than answers in the search for a definitive cause.

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