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World War I anniversary

World War I anniversary

British and French soldiers watch the firing of a great gun on the French front during World War 1. Undated photo. (AP Photo)

August 01, 2014 11:05 am
Fiery explosion flattens 2 NYC buildings, at least 2 dead

Fiery explosion flattens 2 NYC buildings, at least 2 dead

NEW YORK — A gas leak triggered a thunderous explosion that flattened two East Harlem apartment buildings Wednesday, killing at least two people, injuring more than 20 and leaving more than a dozen others missing. One tenant said residents had complained repeatedly in recent weeks about …

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50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

A flip of a switch, the flash of a spark and moments later a 12,300-square-foot building was reduced to rubble.

March 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

Dead and injured victims were removed from Supreme Cleaners after the gas explosion 50 years ago today. Seven people died in the blast at Grant Road and Stone Avenue.

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50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

50 years ago today, gas explosion killed 7, leaving Tucson in shock

Rescue workers struggle to dig out Supreme Cleaners co-owner Harris Salonic, who told officials before he died that he was in the fur vault when he flipped a light switch that threw a spark and ignited the blast.

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A look back at Alcatraz

A look back at Alcatraz

A rifle grenade fired by a soldier at left explodes at an already shattered and pock marked window at the Federal Prison on Alcatraz Island where rioting prisoners are cornered after killing two guards and wounding 15, May 3, 1946. (AP Photo/Jack Rice)

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Explosion, fire damage Tucson storage unit

Explosion, fire damage Tucson storage unit

A large explosion destroyed a metal roll-up door and damaged the contents of a storage unit just before 9 this morning.

January 25, 2013 12:02 pm
Man in Casa Grande Social Security explosion due in court

Man in Casa Grande Social Security explosion due in court

PHOENIX — A man charged with detonating a homemade explosive device outside an Arizona Social Security Administration office is set to appear in federal court in Phoenix.

December 05, 2012 10:50 am
Judge: Phillips competent for trial in killing

Judge: Phillips competent for trial in killing

Pamela Phillips

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Judge: Phillips competent for trial in killing

Judge: Phillips competent for trial in killing

Pamela Phillips' defense attorneys believe their client remains mentally unfit to stand trial and would like her to be medicated, but the judge presiding over her case strongly disagrees.

December 01, 2012 12:00 am
A look back: Terrorist acts against Americans

A look back: Terrorist acts against Americans

A gaping hole caused by an explosion in an underground garage at New York's World Trade Center reveals various levels of parking beneath the twin towers complex, March 8, 1993. New steel beams were added over the weekend to help shore up the center's shaken foundation. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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