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Mourners pay respects to Kennedy


Thousands of people have gathered for a second day in Boston to bid farewell to Edward Kennedy.

The John F Kennedy Presidential Library was kept open until 0200 (0600 GMT) to allow more than 20,000 people to file past the coffin.

Senator Kennedy's widow Vicki and other members of the family shook hands with the mourners.

Greg Wood reports from Boston.


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