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Explosion at Virginia Strip Mall Injures at Least Three

Explosion at Virginia Strip Mall Injures at Least Three

Explosion at Virginia Strip Mall Injures at Least Three Explosion at Virginia Strip Mall Injures at Least Three At least three people were transported to hospitals, two of them with serious injuries, after an explosion and fire on Saturday morning at a strip mall in Harrisonburg, Va., the authorities said. The cause of the explosion was unknown but was under …

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Pipeline Explosion in Corpus Christi Leaves 2 Dead and 2 Missing

Pipeline Explosion in Corpus Christi Leaves 2 Dead and 2 Missing

Pipeline Explosion in Corpus Christi Leaves 2 Dead and 2 Missing Pipeline Explosion in Corpus Christi Leaves 2 Dead and 2 Missing A submerged pipeline that exploded and a fire on board a dredging vessel on Friday left two crew members dead and two others missing in Corpus Christi, Texas, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The bodies of two crew …

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After the Beirut Explosion, Lebanon’s Whole Cabinet Resigned. Now What?

After the Beirut Explosion, Lebanon’s Whole Cabinet Resigned. Now What?

After the Beirut Explosion, Lebanon’s Whole Cabinet Resigned. Now What? After the Beirut Explosion, Lebanon’s Whole Cabinet Resigned. Now What? Days after an enormous explosion tore through the city of Beirut, leaving at least 171 people dead and thousands injured, Lebanon’s cabinet resigned on Monday, acknowledging widespread anger over government inaction and mismanagement. But members of the opposition, activists who …

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Beirut Explosion Hit 3 Disparate Neighborhoods. Now They’re United in Rage

Beirut Explosion Hit 3 Disparate Neighborhoods. Now They're United in Rage

Beirut Explosion Hit 3 Disparate Neighborhoods. Now They’re United in Rage Beirut Explosion Hit 3 Disparate Neighborhoods. Now They’re United in Rage “Tell the world that we need aid, not money, but nuclear bombs to drop on these politicians!” she screamed. She insulted them one by one, until her granddaughter, Melissa Fakhri, 20, mentioned a Christian warlord-turned-party leader her grandmother …

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After Beirut Explosion, Protests Erupt as Lebanon’s Anger Boils Over

After Beirut Explosion, Protests Erupt as Lebanon's Anger Boils Over

After Beirut Explosion, Protests Erupt as Lebanon’s Anger Boils Over After Beirut Explosion, Protests Erupt as Lebanon’s Anger Boils Over BEIRUT, Lebanon — Clashes between demonstrators and security forces raged near Lebanon’s Parliament on Saturday at a protest fueled by the vast public anger over the death and destruction caused by a huge explosion in Beirut’s port this week. Many …

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Ship Blamed in Beirut Explosion Hasn’t Sailed in 7 Years. We Found It.

Ship Blamed in Beirut Explosion Hasn’t Sailed in 7 Years. We Found It.

Ship Blamed in Beirut Explosion Hasn’t Sailed in 7 Years. We Found It. Ship Blamed in Beirut Explosion Hasn’t Sailed in 7 Years. We Found It. On Nov. 21, 2013, at 11:27 a.m., a leaky ship arrived in Beirut’s port. It never left, and its volatile cargo would lead to tragedy in the city almost seven years later. The Rhosus …

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What Is Ammonium Nitrate, Blamed in the Beirut Explosion?

What Is Ammonium Nitrate, Blamed in the Beirut Explosion?

What Is Ammonium Nitrate, Blamed in the Beirut Explosion? What Is Ammonium Nitrate, Blamed in the Beirut Explosion? John Ismay was a bomb disposal officer in the U.S. Navy before he became a reporter for The Times Magazine’s At War section. Here is the information he has gathered about the explosion in Beirut. Lebanese officials say that thousands of tons …

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Beirut Bride’s Wedding Video Records Explosion

Beirut Bride's Wedding Video Records Explosion

Beirut Bride’s Wedding Video Records Explosion Beirut Bride’s Wedding Video Records Explosion Israa Seblani’s long white veil trailed behind her. She gazed downward as the camera captured her smile and panned to her train, draped around her feet in a lacy circle. She was just hours away from her wedding ceremony. Then came a deafening boom that knocked her to …

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After Beirut Explosion, Funerals and Fury

After Beirut Explosion, Funerals and Fury

After Beirut Explosion, Funerals and Fury After Beirut Explosion, Funerals and Fury Lebanon began an official period of national mourning on Thursday, two days after a powerful explosion in Beirut flattened whole neighborhoods in the bustling metropolis, even as rescue crews from around the world began arriving to help in the search for survivors. The official death toll rose to …

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How to Help Lebanon After Beirut Explosion

How to Help Lebanon After Beirut Explosion

How to Help Lebanon After Beirut Explosion How to Help Lebanon After Beirut Explosion The enormous explosion that leveled parts of Beirut, Lebanon, on Tuesday killed more than 100 people and injured more than 4,000 others, overwhelming the authorities and damaging many hospitals and critical facilities. Rescue workers were struggling to treat the wounded in the aftermath of the blast, …

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