This is terribly, terribly sad. A grim time for everyone in France.
— Patrick Galey (@patrickgaley) April 15, 2019
DETAILS: The Notre Dame Cathedral construction began in 1160 and ended in the 14th century. The fire began in the structure of the monument that dates back to the 13th century.
The monument is 850 years old and is visited by up to 50,000 people per day pic.twitter.com/ZjwFqYTrvq
— TicToc by Bloomberg (@tictoc) April 15, 2019
Four hundred firefighters have been mobilized to deal with the Notre Dame blaze, the French Interior Ministry said.
— CNN (@CNN) April 15, 2019
Update: some positive news on a dismal day.
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) April 15, 2019