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Confiscated fireworks explode in LA neighborhood

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (CNN) – At least 17 people were injured, structures are damaged, and multiple cars need repair after an explosion of illegal fireworks Wednesday night. It happened as the Los Angeles Police Department bomb squad was transporting about 5,000 pounds …

Medford resident dies in a White City explosion

WHITE CITY, Ore. – More information is being released about the fatal explosion that happened in White City late last month. A 24-year old sustained serious injuries and later died at a Portland hospital. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said 24-year old …

Yreka explosion under investigation

YREKA, Calif. – Police are investigating a reported explosion in Yreka. Police said at about 4:12 a.m. Tuesday, they received numerous 9-1-1 calls regarding an explosion in the 100 block of Bruce Street. The Yreka Police Department and the Yreka Fire Department …

California explosion caught on camera

ONTARIO, Calif. (NBC) – A cell phone camera captured Tuesday’s deadly fireworks explosion in Southern California. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. local time in the city of Ontario. Officials say the explosion was ignited by a stockpile of what appears to …

At least 3 dead in Madrid blast

MADRID, Spain (CNN) – A blast in the heart of Spain’s capital has left at least three people dead and several others injured. One person has been taken to hospital. The mayor says it seems there was a gas explosion. Emergency services …

Explosion kills at least 22 in Yemen

ADEN, Yemen (NBC) – A huge and deadly explosion interrupted the arrival of government officials at an airport in Yemen Wednesday. The plane carrying new government ministers from Saudi Arabia had just landed at the airport in the southern port city of …

Grants Pass crews battle Christmas Eve house fire

UPDATE 10:13 P.M. — The residence is a complete loss. Firefighters say the family lost their pets. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. __________________________________________________ GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety is asking residents to avoid …