Kate Winslet escapes fire at Branson's island home

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FILE -- Actress Kate Winslet attends the premiere of HBO's 'Mildred Pierce' at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York, in this Monday, Mar. 21, 2011 file photo. Guests including Academy Award-winning Winslet, escaped uninjured when fire destroyed Richard Branson's Caribbean home in the middle of the night, the British businessman said Monday Aug. 22, 2011. The Virgin Group boss said about 20 people, including Winslet and her children, were staying in the eight-bedroom Great House on Necker, his private isle in the British Virgin Islands.(AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file )

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Guests including Academy Award-winning actress Kate Winslet escaped uninjured when fire destroyed Richard Branson's Caribbean home during a tropical storm, said the British businessman. (AP)

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