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David Letterman unfazed by Manhattan roof fire

David Letterman didn't exactly flee a blaze Friday atop the 14-story building where he tapes his show.

"I was busy on the roof saving interns," he joked.The fire at the midtown Manhattan building that houses the Ed Sullivan Theater was under control about 20 minutes after it was reported. Flames burned roof repair material and never got close to the ground-floor theater, said a fire spokesman, Brian Dixon.

Letterman was inside the building at the time. No injuries were reported.