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Witnesses say the explosions could be heard kilometres away. "I don't know how it happened". Media images of the PT Panca Buana Cahaya Sukses warehouse showed smouldering ash and debris, with the roof completely missing. Of this latter figure, 46 were injured in the explosion, he said, adding that they were being treated at three nearby hospitals. Three were in critical condition.
  • Bombardier to cut 280 staff in Northern Ireland

    Bombardier to cut 280 staff in Northern Ireland

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    He called on the company to review what he branded a "premature" decision. Bombardier, which employs nearly 5,000 people in Belfast and accounts for 10% of Northern Ireland's manufacturing exports, is facing significant costs in the fallout with U.S.
  • Hot gangbanger's mugshot could get her sprung

    Hot gangbanger's mugshot could get her sprung

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    The 20-year-old, who is a member of the Tiny Rascal Gang (TRG), was busted along with two other members inside the vehicle, police say. The cops say Ponce was in the vehicle with her baby as well as two members of the Tiny Rascal Gang .
  • Americans and Their Dogs Rescued After 5 Months at Sea

    Americans and Their Dogs Rescued After 5 Months at Sea

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    But two months into the trip, about three times longer than they might have expected to be at sea, land had not materialized and the situation seemed dire. Dock landing ships can travel upward of 20 knots, or roughly 23 miles, per hour. When Jennifer Appel called her mother from the Navy ship, Marie Appel said "she was so enthusiastic and she really sounded healthy and in good spirits".
  • Cops, A Civilian Injured In Grenade Attack In J&K's Kulgam

    Cops, A Civilian Injured In Grenade Attack In J&K's Kulgam

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    The attack took place in Damhal Hanjipora village. Two policemen sustained splinter injuries after suspected militants lobbed a grenade on police station DH Pora in South Kashmir's Kulgam district. Both the policemen have been shifted to nearby hospital for treatment. However, CRPF spokesperson was not available to confirm the attack.This is the second grenade attack on security forces within a span of few hours in south Kashmir.
  • Whitefish Energy Puerto Rico power contract remains in the spotlight

    Whitefish Energy Puerto Rico power contract remains in the spotlight

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    As of Thursday, only about a quarter of the island's power was restored. Democratic Rep. Raúl Grijalva from Arizona also said in a statement that "Congress needs to understand why the Whitefish contract was awarded". Whitefish responded on Twitter and threatened to pull its workforce from the island. Zamot's appointment would come amid concern over a $300 million contract issued by the island's power utility, PREPA, to Whitefish Energy Holdings to lead the restoration effort.
  • Pope chats to astronauts, tells them Earth is 'fragile'

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    Dialing in from the Vatican, the pontiff spoke to Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli, who helped translate for the five others onboard during a 23-minute conversation that was livestreamed on NASA TV and on the Vatican's YouTube page. "People can't come up here and see the indescribable beauty of our Earth and not be touched in their souls", said NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik . Bresnik also said he hopes the worldwide teamwork happening on the space station will inspire peace on earth, as well.
  • House approves plan to expand casino-style gambling

    House approves plan to expand casino-style gambling

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    Seeing as the bill got the approval of both the House and the Senate , conventional wisdom says Wolf will not upset the apple cart of funding the budget by vetoing this bill. "Rating agencies look for a consistent revenue stream other than gambling, such as real estate taxes or state or wage taxes". According to Play Pennsylvania , operators can buy separate licenses for $4 million, while existing PA casino operators can purchase all three licenses for $ 10 million if they do so within 90 ...
  • Indian Sepoy Chandu Babulal pleaded guilty by General Court-Martial

    Indian Sepoy Chandu Babulal pleaded guilty by General Court-Martial

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    An Army source stated that Mr Chavan has pleaded guilty. Mr Chavan, a sepoy posted with the 37 Rashtriya Rifles at Mendhar along the LoC, was allegedly captured by Pakistan army authorities after he had crossed over to the other side of the Line of Control on September 29 previous year following which Pakistan had been informed by the DGMO on the hotline.
  • Police investigating possible person with gun on King West

    Police investigating possible person with gun on King West

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    An officer on a loud speaker was at one point heard saying, "We have the building surrounded". Police say that they have been unable to make contact with anyone inside the establishment at this point. Police were advising people to stay away from the area. King St has been closed most of the afternoon as police carefully tried to assess this concern, but after failing to make contact they made a decision to enter the building.
  • Teal Pumpkin Project Promoting Allergy Safe Treats On Halloween

    Teal Pumpkin Project Promoting Allergy Safe Treats On Halloween

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    Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. Instead of candy, these homes pass out non-food treats. It's dark and you may not be able to read the label. "Many popular sweets include the common food allergens of peanuts, tree nuts, soy, eggs, milk, or wheat, and besides that, the small sized sweets often given out during Halloween do not usually have ingredients on them ...