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Power Outage Cripples San Francisco for 7 Hours

A massive power outage threw San Francisco into chaos for most of the workday on Friday, knocking out traffic signals, paralyzing businesses and halting the city’s famed cable cars. The…

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Expert: November Fires Were ‘No Doubt’ Terrorism

Ninety percent of the fires that took place during the massive fire wave that hit northern Israel last November were started deliberately, according to Ran Shalef, a top investigator for…

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Two Killed in Fireworks Warehouse Explosion

Two people were killed and five injured in a blaze at a fireworks warehouse in the Sharon region on Tuesday, police said. Video footage showed a series of furious explosions as…

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Kansas Wildfires Are Under Control

Officials say wildfires that have charred more than 1,100 square miles in Kansas are under control, prompting the state to withdraw response teams from the firefighting effort. The Kansas Division…

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Fire Destroys Nitra Yeshivah Building

A blaze tore through the Nitra Yeshivah in Mount Kisco, New York, over Shabbos, destroying the building in a fire that took firefighters over 12 hours to fully extinguish. Baruch…

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