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Published March 15, 2013, 10:46 AM

Worker who set fire to nuclear sub sentenced to 17 years

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A shipyard worker who set fire to rags aboard a nuclear submarine because he wanted to go home was sentenced to a little more than 17 years in federal prison Friday for the blaze that transformed the vessel into a fiery furnace, injured seven people and caused about $450 million in damage.

By: DAVID SHARP,Associated Press, Associated Press

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