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Longueuil, Que. Apartment Fire Leaves Dozens Homeless

LONGUEUIL, Que. — An intense apartment fire near Montreal has left as many as 60 people homeless. Investigators believe Monday night’s fire started in a top-floor unit and was sparked by hot cooking oil left on a stove. The blaze spread quickly through the four-storey structure, heavily damaging the two… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts

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Bus Plunges Off Cliff Onto Rocky Beach In Peru, Killing Dozens

LIMA, Peru — At least 48 people died when a bus tumbled down a cliff onto a rocky beach Tuesday along a narrow stretch of highway known as the “Devil’s Curve,” Peruvian police and fire officials said. The bus carrying 57 people was headed to Peru’s capital when it was struck by a tractor trailer shortly befor… HuffPost Canada – ...

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Indonesia Fireworks Factory Explosion, Fire Kills Dozens

TANGERANG, Indonesia — An explosion and inferno at a fireworks factory near the Indonesian capital on Thursday killed at least 47 people, most of them female workers, and injured dozens, police said. Witnesses said a huge explosion was heard from the factory at about 10 a.m. and then smaller blasts echoed across the neighbourhood as orange flames jumped from the ...

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