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Chlorine Spill Forces Evacuations At Waxahachie Chemical Plant

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WAXAHACHIE (CBSFDW.COM) - A chlorine spill has forced evacuations for 70 employees at a Magnablend facility in Waxahachie. The facility is a custom chemical blending, manufacturing and packaging company. 253 more words

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Thousands of acres scorched by wildfires in Oklahoma

  • Wildfires scorched thousands of acres of land in central Oklahoma on Sunday, prompting evacuations, damaging buildings and forcing the closure of busy Interstate 35 in Logan County for more than an hour.
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No injuries reported after motel fire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Fire investigators are trying to figure out what caused an early morning fire at a motel near Memphis International Airport.

The fire broke out at the Scottish Inn on Lamar Ave. 39 more words

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Fire Prompts Evacuations At Oakland High Rise

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A fire at a high-rise apartment building forced dozens of people out of their homes and into the cold on Friday evening in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood. 121 more words

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All-Clear Given After Suspicious Package Prompts Evacuation Of NJ Military Base

TRENTON, NJ (CBS) – The all-clear has been given after part of a New Jersey military facility near Trenton was reportedly evacuated.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. 183 more words

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Residents Evacuated From Apartments After Body Is Found In Pitcairn

PITCAIRN (KDKA) — Residents of a Pitcairn apartment building were forced to evacuate into the cold this afternoon after a body was found inside.

The discovery was made around noon in a second-floor apartment in the 200-block of Center Avenue. 269 more words

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Fire At Longview Power Plant In W. Va. Causes Evacuations

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Firefighters were at a methane gas fire at a power plant in Monongalia County, West Virginia.

An evacuation order was issued for a 1 mile radius around the Longview Power Plant in Maidsville, north of Morgantown and just over the border from Pennsylvania. 110 more words

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