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Firefighters work at the scene of a gas leak explosion in Paris, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019.
AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu
January 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
PARIS (AP) — Paris Fire Department said rescuers have found a woman's body under the rubble of a bakery in Paris that was blown apart by a powerful explosion, bringing the overall death toll to four. The blast Saturday morning in the Rue de Trevise in the 9th arrondissement of north-central Paris...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
December 02, 2018 - 8:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say a tenant was hurt when a quarter stick of dynamite exploded inside a ground-floor apartment at the Sheldrake Apartments near 49th and Spruce streets Saturday night. Police say a 56-year-old man was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center...
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(Harry Fisher/The Morning Call via AP)
September 30, 2018 - 9:23 am
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A car exploded on a downtown street in what authorities called a "criminal incident," leaving three people dead and leading to a shelter-in-place order for nearby residents and an investigation by federal, state and local authorities. The blast in Allentown that occurred at...
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In this photo released by the Italian firefighters, an helicopter view of the explosion on a highway in the outskirts of Bologna, Italy, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.
Vigili Del Fuoco via AP
August 06, 2018 - 10:41 am
MILAN (AP) — Italian police say at least 56 people have been injured and a bridge has partially collapsed following a major explosion on a highway near the northern city of Bologna. The Italian news agency ANSA reported the explosion was caused by an accident involving a truck that was transporting...
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PA Army Depot Explosion
CNN
July 19, 2018 - 9:31 am
By Eliott C. McLaughlin and Amanda Watts, CNN (CNN) -- Three people will be airlifted to area hospitals after a small explosion Thursday at Letterkenny Army Depot in southern Pennsylvania, according to the Franklin County Office of Emergency Management. Helicopters for the patients are still at the...
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The devastation on Oakwood Drive in Newfield, Gloucester County.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
July 11, 2018 - 1:11 pm
WOODBURY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There are far more questions than answers in Gloucester County, where an investigation continues into a weekend house explosion in rural Newfield that left an elderly couple dead. RELATED: House explosion leaves 2 dead in New Jersey, authorities release identities...
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Officials are investigating a tour boat explosion that left one American tourist dead and ten people hurt.  Four Americans were airlifted to a hospital in Florida.
SCV / Christian Topperwien
July 01, 2018 - 9:01 pm
By Marilia Brocchetto and Emanuella Grinberg (CNN) -- At least one American tourist is dead and ten people were injured after a tour boat exploded in the Bahamas, according to the Royal Bahamas Police Force. The explosion occurred shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday in waters off Barraterre island in the...
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Tinikah Hogan
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike Dougherty
June 22, 2018 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have released the identity of the woman suspected of setting off a bomb in a failed attempt to rob an ATM at a beer store in Kensington. Authorities say 34-year-old Tinikah Hogan faces a long list of charges stemming from the incident, including...
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Philadelphia police are investigating an explosion at an ATM in the Kensington section of the city Wednesday night
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
June 21, 2018 - 6:55 am
UPDATED: 11:30 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police now say they arrested the woman who blew up an ATM in the Kensington section of the city last night. Police are still looking for at least two other men. Philadelphia Police Department Chief Inspector Scott Small said earlier...
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Fire Department and ATF back at the scene of the gas station explosion that killed one of its owners, Joe Vigilante.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
June 14, 2018 - 10:08 am
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities in Bensalem are trying to get to the bottom of this week's deadly gas station explosion. The blast killed one of the station's owners. Crews finally recovered his body Wednesday night, 27 hours after he became trapped underground. A metal fence and orange...
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