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13 Dead, Hundreds Hurt in China Port City Blast

A massive blast in the northern Chinese port city of Tianjin late Wednesday killed at least 13 people and injured another 250 when a shipment of explosives blew up, sending massive fireballs into the night sky. There was no immediate explanation for the blast, although official state media reports say it is believed to have occurred in a warehouse for hazardous materials.   State-run media said two explosions within 30 seconds of each other were so strong they registered at a...

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