Restaurant explosion kills at least 4 in east China

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At least four people were killed in a restaurant explosion on Tuesday morning in the Xiamen City…

Boston bombing survivor has leg amputated

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A Boston marathon bombing victim from Katy, Texas had her leg amputated Monday after a year and a half of recovery…

Pakistan border bombing death toll rises to 60

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Pakistanis mourned on Monday for the victims of a massive suicide bombing near the border with India…

Space tourism rocket explodes over Mojave desert

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A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded after taking off on a test flight in Southern California’s Mojave Desert…

Self-destruct system engaged in rocket explosion

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The Antares rocket that exploded just seconds after launch Tuesday night was apparently ordered to self-destruct…

Commercial supply rocket explodes at liftoff

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A commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station has exploded moments after liftoff…

Syria blasts at school kill 22, including 10 kids

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Twin car bombings near a school in Syria killed 22 people on Wednesday, including at least ten children…

Explosion at Chinese fireworks factory kills 12

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An explosion at a fireworks factory in southern China on Monday killed 12 people and injured 33 others…

Five killed in restaurant blast in China

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Five persons were killed in a gas explosion at a restaurant in southwest China’s Xiamen City on Friday…

PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

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PG&E was hit with $1.4 billion in penalties by the CPUC for safety violations related to the gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno…

Blast in China coal mine traps dozens miners

A gas explosion Tuesday in a coal mine in eastern China trapped 27 workers underground, state media reported…

Gas blast in Taiwan kills boy, injures 14 others

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A gas explosion in a residential high-rise building in northern Taiwan killed a 1-year-old boy…

Taiwan explosion site looks like a war zone

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The series of explosions around midnight on Thursday has left Taiwan’s second-largest city looks like a war zone…

Taiwan gas explosion causes major casualties

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The worst gas explosion in recent decades in Kaohsiung City of Taiwan has killed 25, including seven rescuers at the site…

Phone Interview with a Kaohsiung resident

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A Kaohsiung resident talks about the chaos after the gas explosion…

Evacuees return after Taiwan gas explosions

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The 12,000 people who fled in fear of more gas pipeline explosions returned to their homes…

Taiwan gas explosions kills 25, injures 267

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A series of underground gas explosions killed 25 people and injured 267 others late Thursday night in Taiwan…

PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blast

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Pacific Gas & Electric was charged Tuesday with lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion…

Police arrest suspect in south China bus explosion

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Police in Guangzhou said they had arrested a suspect who had confessed to arson in relation to a bus explosion…

Explosion hits airport in China’s northwest

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An explosion occurred at about 1:45 p.m. in a structure outside the airport in Xining, capital of Qinghai province…

Bus catches fire in south China; at least 2 dead

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An explosion went off on a bus that then caught fire Tuesday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou…

Barbecue pit explodes, two girls injured

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Two girls suffered minor injuries when a built-in barbecue pit exploded in Campbell…

Chinese media: 17 soldiers killed in armory blast

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An accidental explosion ripped through an armory in central China and killed 17 soldiers…

New York gas pump fire rescue

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A fearless off-duty police officer risked his own life — to pull a badly hurt driver to safety…

Man detonates self-made explosion in Wenzhou

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An explosion occurred in Wenzhou, China, injuring no one and the suspect was caught on the spot….

Restaurant blast suspect in custody in Heilongjiang

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A suspect has been captured in connection with Sunday’s explosion at a restaurant in China’s Heilongjiang Province…

Three dead, 4 injured in Yunnan apartment blast

A blast at an apartment building killed three people and injured another four in Yunnan…

Beached dead whale stinks up town

[;zh]一條重達60噸的藍鯨屍體近日被海水衝上加拿大東岸一個小鎮的石灘,由於藍鯨屍體內充滿了甲烷氣體…The 60-ton carcass of a blue whale is rotting on the shore on Canada’s east coast, stinking up a town and triggering fears…

China: Coal mine explosion kills 14 miners

Fourteen people were confirmed dead in a coal mine gas explosion in southwest China’s Yunnan Province on Monday…

Two fatalities in NYC building collapse and explosion

An explosion has leveled two New York City apartment buildings, killing two person and injuring 15 others…