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nypost.com Elderly couple killed in blaze at high-end Manhattan building

A fire in a high-end Midtown apartment building killed an elderly husband and wife early Saturday, officials said. The blaze broke out in the couple’s ninth-floor apartment of the River House, a 27-story co-op on East 52nd Street near the FDR Drive, around 5:20 a.m., police said. An 85-year-old woman, discovered inside with severe burns,...