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NBC San Diego
Chemical Used Near School Sickens Students: Districtuse of a chemical in sewer pipeline maintenance near a San Diego school sickene
NBC San Diego / Posted 59 minutes ago
use of a chemical in sewer pipeline maintenance near a San Diego school sickened 36 students Thursday, school district and fire officials said. First responders rushed to Zamorano Elementary on Casey Street in the Bay Terraces neighborhood just... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Russian special forces repel a US-planned attack in Syria, denounce the USA and issue a stark warningforces in Al Udeid Airbase (Qatar) that it will not tolerate any shelling from
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
forces in Al Udeid Airbase (Qatar) that it will not tolerate any shelling from the areas where the SDF are stationed (...) Fire from positions in regions [controlled by the SDF] will be suppressed by all means necessary." This is unprecedented on... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bethlehem Steel plant fire ruled 'undetermined'LACKAWANNA, NY — There is new information about that massive fire at the former
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 hours ago
LACKAWANNA, NY — There is new information about that massive fire at the former Bethlehem Steel site that broke out nearly a year ago. The fire caused millions of dollars in damage, tested first responders from multiple agencies, and put lives at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police name heroic teacher who stopped student-gunmanPICTURED: Teacher who heroically tackled a student-gunman after he opened fire
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
PICTURED: Teacher who heroically tackled a student-gunman after he opened fire at an Illinois high school shooting two classmates Police revealed the identity of a teacher they're hailing as a hero after she tackled a student-gunman A male high... Read more
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BC Local News
Overdoses and break-and-enters ‘brutalizing’ Castlegarhave been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine invo
BC Local News / Posted 6 hours ago
have been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine involving sheds, for a total of 19. The incidents have primarily happened in the downtown area between 10th St. and the river. No one was home at the time of any of... Read more
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Rossland News
Overdoses and break-and-enters ‘brutalizing’ Castlegarhave been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine invo
Rossland News / Posted 6 hours ago
have been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine involving sheds, for a total of 19. The incidents have primarily happened in the downtown area between 10th St. and the river. No one was home at the time of any of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fat test dummies are costing emergency services thousandsto lift and carry obese patients safely and how to give the patient the maximum
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
to lift and carry obese patients safely and how to give the patient the maximum amount of dignity, too. “We know that the fire service have used Barry to practice rescuing large casulaties too.” Latest figures show that across England 65% of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
After week-long hiatus, Red Cross resumes emergency financial relief program for Harvey victimsRed Cross. Houston councilman tells residents not to donate to Red Cross Earl
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross. Houston councilman tells residents not to donate to Red Cross Earlier in September the Red Cross came under fire from Houston politicians such as City Council Member Dave Martin, who asked people not to donate to the organization,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Butler County team returning from Hurricane Irma help in FloridaThe Butler County Incident Management Team surveyed damage from Hurricane Irma
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
The Butler County Incident Management Team surveyed damage from Hurricane Irma in southern Florida (pictured) after the area was devastated by flooding. CONTRIBUTED/BUTLER COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY The Butler County emergency management... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Faulty white goods fire figures spark safety campaign Firefighters have been called to blazes started by white goods (Picture: Paul
Newham Recorder / Posted 8 hours ago
Firefighters have been called to blazes started by white goods (Picture: Paul Bennett) Faulty white goods have caused 63 fires in Newham since 2010, leading the London Fire Brigade to launch a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Butler County team returning from Hurricane Irma help in FloridaThe Butler County Incident Management Team surveyed damage from Hurricane Irma
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 hours ago
The Butler County Incident Management Team surveyed damage from Hurricane Irma in southern Florida (pictured) after the area was devastated by flooding. CONTRIBUTED/BUTLER COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY The Butler County emergency management... Read more
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Bolton News
Area continues to face problems with anti-social behaviourof the Friends of Longsight Park, said: "We do get a lot of arson. I caught thr
Bolton News / Posted 10 hours ago
of the Friends of Longsight Park, said: "We do get a lot of arson. I caught three lads on Saturday. They were setting fire to the trees. "There is a lot of spice in the park. These lads just panicked. They didn't think they were burning a... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula residents continue support as third major hurricane makes landfallII Urban Search and Rescue Team, made up of first responders from across Hampto
Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
II Urban Search and Rescue Team, made up of first responders from across Hampton Roads, deployed a third contingency in response to the disasters on Monday, according to its Facebook page. The latest Federal Emergency Management Agency team... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 21militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 18 hours ago
militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least 67 people in an extended attack, using firearms and hand grenades. The terrorists held many customers hostage and it took four days to end the attack, by which time... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 21militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 hours ago
militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least 67 people in an extended attack, using firearms and hand grenades. The terrorists held many customers hostage and it took four days to end the attack, by which time... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 21militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 hours ago
militants attack the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least 67 people in an extended attack, using firearms and hand grenades. The terrorists held many customers hostage and it took four days to end the attack, by which time... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia's biggest IPO flop shares slide after fire damages plantHolding Bhd (LCTitan), Malaysia's biggest initial public offer (IPO) flop, saw
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Holding Bhd (LCTitan), Malaysia's biggest initial public offer (IPO) flop, saw its share price slide on Thursday, after a fire damaged one of its factories in Johor. Its share price fell to a low of RM5.04 in active trade on news about the fire... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Litchfield Volunteer Ambulance chief files complaint against Morris Volunteer Fire DepartmentMORRIS >> The Morris Volunteer Fire Department is under investigation by the St
The Register Citizen / Posted 20 hours ago
MORRIS >> The Morris Volunteer Fire Department is under investigation by the State Police Western District Major Crime Unit in response to a complaint filed by the chief of a local ambulance association. The complaint is the latest in an ongoing... Read more
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The Mercury News
NTSB criticizes Asiana crew, Boeing, emergency response in San Francisco crashpilot to take “appropriate corrective action.” San Francisco’s emergency perso
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
pilot to take “appropriate corrective action.” San Francisco’s emergency personnel also were criticized. While praising firefighters for rescuing several passengers from the burning wreckage and having more than the required number of personnel... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teacher stops student after he opens fire at an Illinois high schoolHeroic teacher stops student after he opens fire at an Illinois high school by
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Heroic teacher stops student after he opens fire at an Illinois high school by quickly subduing him after he shot one of his classmates A male high school student opened fire in the cafeteria around 11.30am He struck one of his classmates who is... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Investigation May Require Wacker Chemical To Close For Several MonthsAfter the incident at Wacker’s U.S. production site in Charleston, root-cause i
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
After the incident at Wacker’s U.S. production site in Charleston, root-cause investigation work is now underway. Global President Wacker Polysilicon Tobias Brandis said the plant may be closed for several months for the investigation. The explosion... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Heartland fire crews train on Haz-Mat scenarioThe Southeast Missouri Regional Response Team trained on Wednesday on a Haz-Mat
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
The Southeast Missouri Regional Response Team trained on Wednesday on a Haz-Mat scenario involving a car vs tractor trailer that is leaking diesel and chlorine. Fire fighters from Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Sikeston, Gordonville and Fruitland Fire... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Pi pizza co-founder says he was 'shot at', 'gassed' during protestsLives Matter” posted a story about Sommers’ Twitter posts, in which he wrote, “
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
Lives Matter” posted a story about Sommers’ Twitter posts, in which he wrote, “And, we pay a pension for these dimwits” in response to a St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter’s tweet that read, “Police just chanted ‘whose streets, our streets’ on Tucker... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Pi pizza co-founder says he was 'shot at', 'gassed' during protestsLives Matter” posted a story about Sommers’ Twitter posts, in which he wrote, “
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
Lives Matter” posted a story about Sommers’ Twitter posts, in which he wrote, “And, we pay a pension for these dimwits” in response to a St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter’s tweet that read, “Police just chanted ‘whose streets, our streets’ on Tucker... Read more
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Daily Mail
Priest asked middle school students if they masturbate or watch pornare not supposed to lead questioning during a confessional. On Monday parents
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
are not supposed to lead questioning during a confessional. On Monday parents at the school received a letter about the incident which was signed by Principle Sandra Suiter and Reverend Steven Stillmunk, the parish pastor. The letter explained... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Overdoses and break-and-enters ‘brutalizing’ Castlegarhave been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine invo
Creston Valley Advance / Posted yesterday
have been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine involving sheds, for a total of 19. The incidents have primarily happened in the downtown area between 10th St. and the river. No one was home at the time of any of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alexa Curtin's $2.1M settlement in cop rape case could be slashedher in her car after saying: 'I am going to f**k the s**t out of you' The depu
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
her in her car after saying: 'I am going to f**k the s**t out of you' The deputy was never charged with rape and was fired 16 months after the allegations were made The California sheriff who kept a police officer on duty after he was... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Woman injured in stabbing, man hospitalized after crash involving stolen vehicle, police chase in Topekato be life-threatening injuries after a two-car crash involving a stolen vehicl
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
to be life-threatening injuries after a two-car crash involving a stolen vehicle that was connected to an earlier stabbing incident in south Topeka. Police officials said the car had been stolen in connection with the stabbing incident. In a news... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Gasoline truck springs leak after hitting tree at Hopkins, closing road in North Baltimoreand sprang a leak at the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus Wednesday mor
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
and sprang a leak at the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus Wednesday morning, officials said — prompting a Baltimore Fire Department HAZMAT response. The northern half of San Martin Drive, from West Gate to University Parkway, was closed due... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
12 cats and six dogs rescued from fire at Putney Animal HospitalTwelve cats and six dogs were rescued from a fire at Putney Animal Hospital on
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Twelve cats and six dogs were rescued from a fire at Putney Animal Hospital on Monday (September 18) after a tumble dryer became engulfed in flames. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus saved the animals’ lives before they were checked over by... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area health care workers ramp up training they hope they never have to useCHAMPAIGN — On just one of the occasions where someone fired a gun inside a hea
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
CHAMPAIGN — On just one of the occasions where someone fired a gun inside a health care facility this year, a woman was fatally shot by a family member in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. This June, a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Gas explosion' at industrial estate leaves two seriously injuredgas explosion at an industrial estate. Both patients were taken to hospital as
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
gas explosion at an industrial estate. Both patients were taken to hospital as police work to establish the cause of the incident, which is not thought to be terrorism-related. Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service were also called to reports... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Suspect arrested after shooting at deputies during traffic stop near Day Mount Spokane Rd.is facing attempted 2nd degree murder charges for shooting at deputies during a
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
is facing attempted 2nd degree murder charges for shooting at deputies during a traffic stop early Wednesday morning. The incident all happened around 1:30am near Freya and Day Mount Spokane Road. Deputies say after the man fired shots he took off... Read more
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birminghammail
Air ambulance responds to collision in TamworthAn air ambulance was dispatched to a village near Tamworth after a car rolled o
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
An air ambulance was dispatched to a village near Tamworth after a car rolled on its side. The incident occurred in Edingale with West Midlands Ambulance Service and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service called to the scene. A WMAS spokesman said:... Read more
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The Hindu
Soldier killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Keran sectorA soldier was killed as Pakistani troops opened fire at an Army patrol along th
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A soldier was killed as Pakistani troops opened fire at an Army patrol along the Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. An Army official said that “necessary and adequate” response has been given to the Pakistani... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Soldier killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire in J-K’s KeranA soldier was killed as Pakistani troops opened fire at an Indian Army patrol a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A soldier was killed as Pakistani troops opened fire at an Indian Army patrol along the Line of Control in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. An army official said “necessary and adequate” response has been given to the Pakistani... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Officials say county was well prepared for stormin relation to the storm, and successfully implemented the use of a new softwar
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted yesterday
in relation to the storm, and successfully implemented the use of a new software to streamline reporting and responding to incident areas. After the worst of the storm passed through the area Sept. 11, Columbia County officials said crews were out... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Brings Mobile Air Traffic Control Tower To Key Westwith an FAA Certificate of Authorization (COA) and private sector Part 107 dron
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
with an FAA Certificate of Authorization (COA) and private sector Part 107 drone operators who want to fly to support of response and recovery operations are strongly encouraged to coordinate their activities with the local incident commander... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
CMPD chief shares what he'd say to Keith Scott's family one year after deadly shootinghear screams can be heard as officers order Scott to drop the weapon. When he d
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
hear screams can be heard as officers order Scott to drop the weapon. When he didn’t, CMPD officer Brentley Vinson fired his service weapon, killing Scott. Police body cameras recorded it all. Scott’s death came on the heels of several... Read more
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BC Local News
Overdoses and break-and-enters ‘brutalizing’ Castlegarhave been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine invo
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
have been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine involving sheds, for a total of 19. The incidents have primarily happened in the downtown area between 10th St. and the river. No one was home at the time of any of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bomb squad deploys robots near 'fire-hydrant package' in Melbourne street'safety check' A Melbourne street has been re-opened after three police robots
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
'safety check' A Melbourne street has been re-opened after three police robots were deployed near what appeared to be two fire extinguishers sticky-taped to a box on the side of the road. Victoria Police's Bomb Response Unit was operating the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Washoe County Sheriff's Deputy Recognized For Saving Life of Drowned BabyTruckee Meadows Fire Protection Chief Charlie Moore recognized Washoe County Sh
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection Chief Charlie Moore recognized Washoe County Sheriff’s Deputy Natasha Rickey, whose quick response is being credited for saving the life of a drowned baby, in front of the Board of Fire Commissioners on... Read more
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Castlegar News
Overdoses and break-and-enters ‘brutalizing’ Castlegarhave been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine invo
Castlegar News / Posted 2 days ago
have been seven residential break-and-enters, three at businesses and nine involving sheds, for a total of 19. The incidents have primarily happened in the downtown area between 10th St. and the river. No one was home at the time of any of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prosecutor: Officer justified in fatal shooting of teenthe home wielding a crowbar Cops say he attacked his brother's girlfriend and
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the home wielding a crowbar Cops say he attacked his brother's girlfriend and began walking towards officers One officer fired and shot the teenager in the upper body. He died at the scene, in front of his mother and brother A prosecutor has now... Read more
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BC Local News
Cooler weather signals end near for Cariboo Chilcotin wildfire seasonarrived in the Cariboo Chilcotin and with it, the lifting of evacuations and al
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
arrived in the Cariboo Chilcotin and with it, the lifting of evacuations and alerts and increased containment of wildfires. The Cariboo Regional District lifted the evacuation alert for Kluskus, Blackwater, Clisbako and Nazko areas... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Cooler weather signals end is near for Cariboo Chilcotin wildfire seasonarrived in the Cariboo Chilcotin and with it, the lifting of evacuations and al
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
arrived in the Cariboo Chilcotin and with it, the lifting of evacuations and alerts and increased containment of wildfires. The Cariboo Regional District lifted the evacuation alert for Kluskus, Blackwater, Clisbako and Nazko areas... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Days After Police Shooting, 3 Arrested Amid Violence At Georgia Tech Vigilstudent shot and killed Saturday by police, left several officers with minor in
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
student shot and killed Saturday by police, left several officers with minor injuries and one police vehicle damaged by fire. The vigil for Scout Schultz was attended by nearly 500 people, including Schultz's family, according to Georgia Tech... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Russian helicopter accidentally fired on spectators during war games, state TV saysmedia reported Tuesday that three people were wounded at major Russian military
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
media reported Tuesday that three people were wounded at major Russian military exercises when a helicopter accidentally fired a rocket at a crowd of invited spectators. The Russian Defense Ministry dismissed the report as a "purposeful... Read more
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Business Wire
Emergency Management for Oil & Gas Summit 2017 (Singapore, Singapore - November 22-23, 2017)This leading conference focus on increasing oil & gas company's emergency prepa
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
This leading conference focus on increasing oil & gas company's emergency preparedness efforts, ensuring company emergency response team respond safely and rapidly to any accidents and developing post-accident recovery plans to ensure business... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Russian helicopter accidentally fired on spectators during war games, state TV saysmedia reported Tuesday that three people were wounded at major Russian military
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
media reported Tuesday that three people were wounded at major Russian military exercises when a helicopter accidentally fired a rocket at a crowd of invited spectators. The Russian Defense Ministry dismissed the report as a "purposeful... Read more
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