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Gas Explosions in Taiwan Kill At Least 23, Injure Hundreds

At least 23 people were killed and 270 others injured in a series of powerful gas explosions in the southern city of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, late Thursday, according to the city's latest update on Friday. At least five blasts shook the city, Taiwan's Premier Jiang Yi-huah said. The explosions overturned cars and ripped up roads, officials said Friday. The explosions sparked a massive inferno that tore through the city's Cianjhen district, sending terrified residents...

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