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3 hrs ago | 680News

Gas leakage explosions kill 15 people, injure 228 in Taiwan city of Kaohsiung

Flames from an explosion from an underground gas leak in the streets of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, early Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News, Fire

6 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

PG&E shares plunge as investors ponder new criminal charges over San Bruno explosion

PG&E shares plunged on Thursday, battered by investors forced to ponder the potential consequences that the utility faces in the wake of a new federal indictment on criminal charges, including obstruction of justice accusations, related to a fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno.

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Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

10 hrs ago | Fleetwood Today

Gran's fear after explosion

A grandmother today told how she believes sheer luck prevented her grandson from being seriously injured after her new cooker blew up.

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15 hrs ago | CBC News

Valcartier explosion that killed 6 cadets remembered

A cadet honour guard stands by a new memorial that marks the spot where six teenaged cadets were killed by a grenade in 1974.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Inside Bay Area

PG&E calls criminal charges against agency 'unwarranted,' says it didn't break the law

Just hours after PG&E was indicted by a federal grand jury on criminal charges, among them obstruction of justice, the agency released a statement calling the charges "unwarranted."

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Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Criminal Defense Law, Law, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA

KMVT Twin Falls

Obstruction Charges Filed Against Power Company In Fatal Explosion

A federal grand jury has charged a California power company with obstructing an NTSB investigation of a deadly pipeline explosion.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Blasts strike U.N. shelter, shopping area in Gaza

Israeli tank shells on Wednesday struck a crowded United Nations school used by Gazans seeking refuge from fighting, officials said.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15

Palestinians gather outside a classroom at the Abu Hussein U.N. school in Jebaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, hit by an Israeli strike earlier, on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

News24

.com | Suicide bombers attack 2 mosques in Nigeria

Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in northeast Nigeria's Yobe state late on Tuesday, killing at least six people and injuring several others, witnesses told AFP.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

Tri-cityherald.com

Egyptian media: 3 militants die in car explosion

The report quotes unnamed security officials as saying the three suspects were carrying an explosive device in their car and likely detonated it by mistake.

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Related Topix: Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Red Bluff Daily News

PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blast

Pacific Gas & Electric was charged Tuesday with lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood in 2010.

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Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Brandon Sun

Pacific Gas & Electric charged with obstruction in connection with fatal San Bruno explosion

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that levelled a suburban Northern California neighbourhood in 2010.

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Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

Times Herald

PG&E charged with obstruction in fatal explosion

In this Sept. 9, 2010 file photo, a massive fire following a pipeline explosion roars through a mostly residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif.

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Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Inside Bay Area

PG&E hit with new federal felony charges in San Bruno explosion

A federal grand jury on Tuesday issued a new criminal indictment against PG&E in connection with its alleged role in a fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno in 2010, leaving the utility to face dozens of charges, including a claim of obstruction of justice.

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The Globe and Mail

B.C. sawmill owners fined more than $700,000 after deadly explosion

The Lakeland Mills sawmill in Prince George, April 25, 2012, after a fire and explosion killed two workers.

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The Indianapolis Star

Test jurors don't know much about Richmond Hill explosion, defendants

Test jurors don't know much about Richmond Hill explosion, defendants Suspects want murder, arson trial moved from Marion County because of pre-trial publicity Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1mZf2hp A judge this morning denied defense challenges to seven of 14 members of a test jury called to determine whether Mark Leonard can ... (more)

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MLive.com

Natural gas pipes from Mt. Morris car wash explosion site to be inspected

Investigators are still trying to determine what led to the July 13 explosion at a Mt.

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Related Topix: Mount Morris, MI

WTVC

Fire chief: 1 dead, 3 hurt in fish plant explosion

Authorities say one person died and three others were injured in an explosion at a fish processing plant on the Mississippi coast.

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Related Topix: Omega Protein Corporation, Food, Livestock

KVOX-FM Fargo

Barnesville twin home damaged in propane explosion

Fire chief Mike Stetz says the force of the explosion blew out the basement door and the garage door.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Reporter

FBI defends search for Oklahoma City bombing video

The FBI thoroughly searched its archives and found no evidence that more videos of the Oklahoma City bombing exist, agency employees told a judge Monday in a trial that has rekindled questions about whether any others were involved in the 1995 attack.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal Prisons, Federal Transfer Center, Oklahoma City, Prison, US Secret Service

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