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Explosion At BP Refinery, Fire Extinguished

 WHITING, Ind. (AP) РA fire broke out after an explosion at a BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana, which rattled nearby homes.

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Canada Pulling Ebola Lab Team From Sierra Leone

TORONTO (AP) – Canada is evacuating a three-member mobile laboratory team from Sierra Leone after people in their hotel were diagnosed with Ebola. The… 259 more words

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Second Day and They Are Already Leaving!

The Wingspan team welcomes everyone back to school! We wish you luck in finding your classes and hope you have fun with all the drills.¬† C… 13 more words

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Business Complex Evacuated For Underground Fire

HANOVER, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say about 100 people were evacuated from a business complex in Hanover when an underground utility fire broke out. 109 more words

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California Wildfire Destroys Eight Homes, 10 Buildings

KERNVILLE, Calif. (AP) – A wildfire northeast of Bakersfield burning in steep terrain has destroyed eight homes and 10 other structures, authorities said, but residents of some 200 homes under evacuation orders were allowed to return home Wednesday evening. 390 more words

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13,000 Evacuation Calls In California Wildfire

MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) – Authorities have sent evacuation orders to some 13,000 phone numbers as an out-of-control wildfire bears down on a foothill community near… 453 more words

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Kitchen Fire Leads to 'Suspicious Item' Scare in Citrus Heights

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Police in Citrus Heights say voluntary evacuations were underway along Peachtree Avenue after an “item of suspicious nature” was found by firefighters Wednesday night. 47 more words

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