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Man kills three in shooting rampage in US


December 17th, 2011 - 8:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Two people were killed while two others injured after a gunman opened fire Friday in an office building of southern California's Los Angeles city.One of the ... Read more...

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Ricki Lake and Sons Escape Fire


September 21st, 2010 - 3:16 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The home of Ricki Lake burned to the ground on Saturday might, but she and her family were said to be doing fine.Lake and her two sons, Sebastian, ... Read more...

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One killed after small plane crashes in Las Vegas


September 7th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by BNO News
LAS VEGAS (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crashed in a Las Vegas neighborhood on early Monday morning, officials said, killing one of the four people on board.Glenn Gardner, a spokesman for ... Read more...

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Plane Crashes in Las Vegas Neighborhood, Injuries Reported


September 6th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the McCarran Airport control tower, a small plane has crashed into a Los Vegas neighborhood, in southeast Vegas, near Bermuda and Serene. According to witness reports ... Read more...

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Four injured after small plane crashes in Las Vegas


September 6th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by BNO News
LAS VEGAS (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crashed in a Las Vegas neighborhood on early Monday morning, officials said, injuring at least four people.The small Piper Cherokee aircraft carrying at least ... Read more...

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200 homes evacuated due to wildfire in US


August 25th, 2010 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 25 (IANS) Residents from about 200 homes are being evacuated as a fierce wildfire spread in a mountainous area about 96 km northwest of Los Angeles, US. The fire started ... Read more...

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Wildfire rages near Los Angeles


July 31st, 2010 - 6:11 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 31 (IANS) Hundreds of firefighters have stepped up efforts to contain a wildfire that has destroyed more than 3,200 hectares near Los Angeles, Xinhua reported. Since its outbreak Thursday, the ... Read more...

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Wildfire Near Tehachapi Burns More Than 30 Homes


July 28th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tehachapi, California, July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A massive wildlife fire broke out at a distance of 10 miles in the southeast direction of the town of Tehachapi which completely devastated ... Read more...

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Camarillo Fire Contained Upto 60%


July 14th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Camarillo, July 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday afternoon around 250 firefighters along with four helicopters and four air tankers tried to contain the fire that initially spread from 20 acres ... Read more...

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Alameda County Fair Attacked By Yellow Bees


July 4th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton on Friday, July 2, saw a massive attack of yellow bees where around 100 people were stung by them. The ... Read more...

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Three Laughlin, Nevada casino customers sitting at slot machines killed when car slams into main entrance


February 4th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
LAUGHLIN, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) -- A car slammed into the Edgewater Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, Nevada on Wednesday, killing three people and injuring several others, officials said.The accident happened around 9.30 ... Read more...

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Haiti Suffers Its Largest Earthquake


January 13th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Haiti, suffered a major earthquake on January 12, which measured 7.0 on the Richter scale. Said to be the biggest earthquake in the region, it has ... Read more...

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Five die in Palm Springs, CA mobile home fire


January 2nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by BNO News
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Five people died, including children, in an early morning mobile home fire in Palm Springs, California on New Year's Day.The blaze was first reported at 5.16 ... Read more...

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Diamond Bar Brush Fire Causes Minor Injury


November 4th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fire broke out on Tuesday morning near the Diamond Ranch High School. According to Inspector Frederick Stowers of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, the fire ... Read more...

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Guiberson Fire Threatening Residents Of The Region


September 23rd, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, California, Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just mere weeks after overcoming the massive blazes of fire that had thoroughly gripped the vast expanse of the land in California, tragedy ... Read more...

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US woman falls off cliff when beau proposes marriage


September 8th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 8 (ANI): A marriage proposal literally swept a woman off her feet when she fell off a cliff just after her man popped the question.According to rescue officials, soon after ... Read more...

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Station Fire Update: Threat Still Looms Large


September 1st, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The Station Fire in Los Angeles is growing more and more dangerous as the days are passing, with the recent updates claiming that as much as 164 square miles in ... Read more...

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Wildfire threatens Los Angeles


August 30th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 30 (Xinhua) A raging wildfire on the northern hills of Los Angeles has forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as flames spread to 8,100 hectares of land ... Read more...

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Rancho Palos Verdes Fire Spreading


August 28th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez A rapidly spreading bush fire that had broken out at Ranch Palos Verdes is said to have destroyed almost 6 homes in its furious rampage. The fire had broken out ... Read more...

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Blazing Fire Breaks Out North Of Azusa


August 26th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyAccording to sources, fire crews are battling it hard to tame a blazing fire in the rugged terrain in the Angeles National Forest which is situated at the North of ... Read more...

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Hard Summer Electronic Music Concert Shutdown


August 10th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
The Hard Summer electronic music event was shut down by the Los Angeles County Fire Department's recommendations which cited that the event could be potentially hazardous. It was shutdown just before midnight ... Read more...

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Two killed as small plane crashes in US


July 19th, 2009 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 19 (Xinhua) A small plane crashed in Santa Clarita near Los Angeles Saturday, killing two people on board, authorities said. The plane crashed in the middle of a street at ... Read more...

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Wildfire burning west of Temecula, California


July 3rd, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by admin
TEMECULA, California (BNO NEWS) -- A large wildfire broke out in the hills west of Temecula, California on Thursday afternoon, officials said. Evacuations are underway.The fire was first reported at 2.34 p.m. ... Read more...

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Dozens injured after serious bus crash in California


May 3rd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
Perris, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Dozens of passengers were injured after a bus crash in Riverside County, California on Saturday afternoon, officials told BNO News.The crash happened northbound Interstate 215, in the ... Read more...

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Three killed in US plane crash


October 21st, 2008 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (Xinhua) Three people were killed and one seriously injured Monday when the aircraft in which they were travelling crashed near an airport in Santa Catalina Island in Los ... Read more...

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