Crane Collapse, Twin Op-Eds

A crane collapse on the Upper East Side has killed two people this morning. [The Real Estate]

The reverend that spoke ill of Hillary Clinton apologizes for a poor choice of words. [Lynn Sweet]

Harold Ickes says there may be some defections among the 13 members of the D.N.C. Rules and Bylaws Committee that have endorsed Clinton. [Huffpo]

Joe Biden says Barack Obama wants him to play a more prominent role in the campaign. [Washington Times]

A major newspaper in South Dakota endorses Clinton. [Sioux Falls Argus Leader]

YouTube may be a problem for John McCain. [L.A. Times]

David Paterson wants to save the shad. [Times Union]

The Wall Street Journal has an op-ed by John Fund about Obama’s "gaffes." [W.S.J.]

And The Sun publishes an op-ed on the same topic by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. [Sun]