Transcript for World News Instant Index: Statue of Liberty Reopens
And now to the "world news" "instant index" tonight, the pictures, the people that caught our eye this weekend. Like lady liberty tonight. About to get whipped by winds from sandy. But a quick celebration today, just ahead of the storm. The crown of the statue reopening today, on the statue's 162th birthday. The $30 million makeover including new staircases, a new elevator, even some air conditioning. But the opening was short lived. Closed the next knew days because of sandy. But happy birth dday nonetheless this week. With halloween this week, let's hope it's not completely wiped out. Look at this snap shot. Spectacular pumpkin carving. Ray had his work cut out for him when he took on these giant gourds, like this one. One of them weighing 1,9 pounds. Armed with saws and knives, his team hacked away to create this creepy scene right here, a zombie lurking through a pumpkin patch. Close-up right there of the zombie's face. And the number catching our eye tonight, 9 billion. That's how many of those little candy corns will be made this halloween. Our friends over at yahoo! Taking a tour of one of those candy corn plants to find out how the candy is made. The head of the factory telling us, the not so secret ingredient of candy corn, and this is a quote here, sugar, sugar and more sugar.
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