China says Shanghai high-rise fire kills 42

A crowd of people watch an apartment building on fire in the downtown area of Shanghai, east China, on Monday, Nov. 15, 2010. Fire engulfed the high-rise apartment building under renovation on Monday, killing at least eight people, injuring more than 90 and sending some residents racing down scaffolding to escape. (AP Photo/Color China Photo)

November 15, 2010 8:19:03 AM PST
China's official Xinhua News Agency says the death toll of a fire that engulfed a high-rise apartment building in China's business center of Shanghai has risen to 42.