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  1. Sandringham Road bomb: 70 years after Watford's darkest dayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Watford Observer

    ... July 30, 1944, a V1 flying bomb landed near the junction of Sandringham Road and Parkgate Road resulting in an explosion that injured another 64 people and left 50 houses damaged beyond repair. Some 500 other homes were also damaged in the blast and ...

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  2. Egyptian media: 3 militants die in car explosionRead the original story

    Yesterday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima once said he thought the bombing was necessary because it shortened the war and eliminated the need for an Allied land invasion that... The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima once said he thought the bombing was necessary because ... (more)

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  3. PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... charged Pacific Gas & Electric on Tuesday with lying to federal investigators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood in 2010. The U.S. attorney in San Francisco ...

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  4. Last member of Hiroshima bomb crew diesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | RTE.ie

    ... more than half the population of the city. "The plane jumped and made a sound like sheet metal snapping" after the explosion, Mr Van Kirk told The New York Times on the 50th anniversary of the raid. "Shortly after the second wave, we turned to where ...

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  5. Last Hiroshima bomb pilot diesRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Bangkok Post

    ... where some 70,000 people were killed. "The plane jumped and made a sound like sheet metal snapping" after the explosion, Van Kirk told The New York Times on the 50th anniversary of the raid. "Shortly after the second wave, we turned to where we ...

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  6. Twenty Killed In Ukraine's East Clashes In Last 24 HoursRead the original story

    53 min ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... since July 29. The Donetsk Healthcare department says that the casualties include two people killed by a mine explosion in the village of Berestovoye on July 29. Seven other people, including three children were injured in the blast. Officials in ...

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  7. Wheelie leads to collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    ... into a KFC restaurant, the motorcycle struck the truck's side at the fuel tank. Some witnesses reported a small explosion. Others said a fire ignited and raged quickly. A pizza deliveryman in a nearby parking lot arrived with a fire extinguisher to ...

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  8. .com | Suicide bombers attack 2 mosques in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    ... Yobe state late on Tuesday, killing at least six people and injuring several others, witnesses told AFP. The first explosion rocked an open air mosque belonging to a Shi'ite Muslim sect in the Dogo Tebo area of the town of Potiskum around 19:55 ...

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  9. Karkour Carks ItRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Israellycool

    ... at home. While he was at home. No one knows yet if he bled for three days or if he died of the shockwaves from the explosion, or the sound, or the debris, or the shrapnel, or the fire or by them all. Given he was 31-years-old and worked for Al Aqsa ...

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  10. Ap Analysis: Amid war, endgames in Gaza emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... according to United Nations' Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs' July 28 report. Smoke from the explosion of an Israeli strike rises over a U.N. school at Jebaliya refugee camp, in the northern Gaza Strip, where Palestinian ...

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  11. 'Could have been catastrophe'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... cordon off the neighbourhood and evacuate numerous area residents in the middle of the night, fearing a potential explosion. A memorial service for a well-known Transcona citizen, which was scheduled to be held later that day, was also impacted, ...

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  12. The Crater explosion at Petersburg, VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    The explosion of a tunnel the Union had dug under the Confederate lines, was an attempt to dislodge the Confederate troops from their 30 mile long trenches.

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  13. WorkSafeBC orders mill to pay $724,000 in penalties, levies for 2012 fatal fireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lifestyles

    The company that owns the northern British Columbia sawmill where two workers were killed and 22 others injured in a explosion and fire has been ordered by WorkSafeBC to pay more than $724,000 in penalties and levies.

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  14. Israeli strikes target symbols of Hamas control in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... is needed to operate water pumps. Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, an Israeli military spokesman, did not comment on the explosion at the plant, but told The Associated Press that Israel's latest strikes signal "a gradual increase in the pressure" on Hamas. ...

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  15. PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blastPG&E charged with...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News10.net

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

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  16. In Orgy of Destruction, IS Radicals reduce Ancient Iraqi Holy Sites To RubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    ... Jews, and his ancient shrine stood in Mosul until it was blown to bits on July 25. One resident who witnessed the explosion described the scene to AFP: "IS militants stopped people from coming close, set explosives in and around the shrine and then ...

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  17. Shattered LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... posts. A newly hired bookkeeper was trying to grasp what her duties were going to be. At 9:02, there was an explosion. Those of us who had worked there for any length of time first thought it was a boiler blowing up on our manufacturing site and ...

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  18. 43 Palestinians killed as Israel maintains pressure on GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... hostilities. Efforts led by US Secretary of State John Kerry last week failed to achieve a breakthrough, and the explosion of violence appeared to dash international hopes of turning a brief lull for the Muslim Eid al-Fitr festival into a ...

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  19. Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... Hasna, a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency, says tank shells hit the school around 4:30 a.m. Smoke and fire from the explosion of an Israeli strike rises over Gaza City, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Israel escalated its military campaign against Hamas on ...

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  20. 13 killed as shells hit Gaza UN school, official saysRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Cole / Los Angeles Times) Doctors try to keep a girl breathing at Shifa Hospital after she was injured in an explosion in Gaza City. Doctors try to keep a girl breathing at Shifa Hospital after she was injured in an explosion in Gaza City. (Carolyn ...

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