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Blast destroys Maryland apartments

Silver Spring, M.D. (NBC News) — An apartment complex near Washington, D.C. exploded Wednesday night, leaving at least two dead and dozens injured. Dramatic aerials show just how devastating the explosion was, and witnesses recount stories of dropping children out of windows …

California burning

(NBC News) California is now in the midst of the third most destructive wildfire in the state’s history. The so-called valley fire, burning 100 miles north of San Francisco has destroyed nearly two-thousand structures. While the fires are slowly being contained more …

Four still missing after Utah floods

Utah — (NBC News) The search for four people swept away by flash floods in Utah Monday continues. One child is still missing after two vehicles were caught in flood waters in the tiny community of Hildale. Twelve others in those vehicles were …

Flood deaths leave town in mourning

Utah — (KSL) The search for five people still missing after being caught in a flash flood near Hildale, Utah on Monday continues. One of the five is a woman, while the other four are children, authorities said. Eight more members of the …