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  1. Death toll from Taiwan gas leak explosions climbs to 22Read the original story

    4 min ago | Xinhuanet

    A road is destroyed after gas leak explosions in Kaohsiung, southeast China's Taiwan, Aug. 1, 2014.

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  2. Gas explosions kill 24, injure 271 in TaiwanRead the original story

    6 min ago | WMDT

    At least 24 people were killed and 271 others injured when several underground gas explosions ripped through Taiwan's second-largest city overnight, hurling concrete through the air and blasting long trenches in the streets, authorities said Friday.

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  3. Kaohsiung rocked by deadly explosionsRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Standard

    ... series of explosions that were powerful enough to rip open roads and overturn cars. It's the second tragedy to befall Taiwan in just over a week: on July 23rd a TransAsia plane crashed in bad weather killing 48 people. --RTHK The Standard Trademark ...

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  4. 15 killed, 233 injured in Taiwan gas leak explosionsRead the original story

    21 min ago | Nerve News

    At least 15 people, including fire fighters, were killed and 233 injured in gas leak explosions that hit Taiwan's Kaohsiung city Thursday.

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  5. Gas blasts kill 22, injure 270 in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Bangkok Post

    ... officials said Friday. Residents carry an injured person following a blast in the city of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan early on August 1, 2014 The explosions sparked a massive inferno that ripped through the city's Cianjhen district, sending ...

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  6. Taiwan gas blast kills 22, injures 270, shoots flames high into ...Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | AlertNet

    An explosion caused by a gas leak in Taiwan's second city killed 22 peeople, injured 270 and sent flames shooting 15 storeys into the air, a government agency said.

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  7. 20 killed, 270 injured in Kaohsiung gas explosionsRead the original story

    40 min ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... southern city of Kaohsiung overnight, the National Fire Agency said early Friday. The number of casualties in one of Taiwan's worst accidents of this kind included 26 volunteer firefighters, according to the latest figures released by the agency at ...

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  8. International Online Bicycle Store Launches Personal Shopping Consultation at Customers' RequestRead the original story

    47 min ago | SBWire

    ... The company is an internet based bicycle retailer, distributer and wholesaler. Contact Media CyclingExpress Taichung, Taiwan kc@cyclingexpress.com http://www.cyclingexpress.com/

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  9. Taiwan Gas Explosion Kills 22 in Southern City of KaohsiungRead the original story

    51 min ago | Bloomberg

    Explosions caused by leaked gas in Taiwan 's second-largest city killed at least 22 people and injured about 270 late yesterday, the National Fire Agency said.

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  10. At least 22 dead, 270 hurt in Taiwan gas explosionsRead the original story

    58 min ago | KBMT

    The death toll is rising in Taiwan in a series of explosions triggered by underground gas leaks in the southern city of Kaohsiung, according to state-run news agency CNA.

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  11. Building a brighter future for Guatemala's kidsRead the original story

    59 min ago | KBMT

    ... a & A 2014 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved. The death toll is rising in Taiwan in a series of explosions triggered by underground gas leaks in the southern city of Kaohsiung, according to state-run news ...

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  12. Taiwan: Gas leak explosions kill 20, injure 270Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Jul. 31, 2014 - Five gas explosions in Taipei, Taiwan, killed 20 people and injured 270 Thursday night.

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  13. News of the day From Across the GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... 3 Deadly explosions: A series of underground gas explosions killed 20 people and injured 270 others late Thursday in Taiwan's second-largest city, authorities said. The National Fire Agency said five firefighters inspecting reports of a gas leak ...

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  14. Suspected gas leakage blasts shake TaiwanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Several people were killed and more than 100 others injured as suspected gas leakage caused blasts that ripped through several streets in Kaohsiung city of China's Taiwan on Thursday, media reports said.

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  15. VIDEO: Huge blaze after Taiwan blastsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A series of explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung has killed 22 people and injured more than 200, officials say.

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  16. Blasts rip through sewage systemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    Flames are seen from an explosion from an underground gas leak in the streets of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on Friday, August 1. Firefighters from neighboring cities rushed to Kaohsiung to help battle the flames, according to state-run news agency CNA.

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  17. Huge Gas Explosions Kill 15, Injure Hundreds in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Voice of America

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

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  18. Dozens of deaths feared in Taiwan gas pipeline blastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    It's believed the death toll will rise after an explosion reported to be caused by a gas leak kills at least 15 people and injures 243 in Taiwan.

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  19. Hubble spots gigantic 'magnifying glass' galaxy that lets...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Team members Kenneth Wong and Sherry Suyu of Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy & Astrophysics (ASIAA) in Taipei, Taiwan, used the gravitational lensing from the chance alignment to measure the giant galaxy's total mass, including the amount of ...

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  20. Series of Gas Explosions Kill 15, Injure 228 in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... late Thursday night. Locals had reported gas leaks in the city of Kaohsiung beginning around 9 p.m. local time, Focus Taiwan reported on its Facebook page, and explosions followed three hours later. Some witnesses had reported seeing a "white fog" ...

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