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Explosive California wildfire wipes out town of Paradise

Paradise - A fast-moving wildfire has ravaged a Northern California town - sending residents racing to escape on roads that turned into tunnels of fire while thick smoke darkened the daytime sky.

Athens probing how parcel bombs got to Paris, Berlin

Atenas - Greek authorities were on Friday trying to determine how a near-defunct militant group was able to sneak at least two parcel bombs through airport security, one of which exploded at the IMF's Paris offices.

Greek anarchists 'likely' behind IMF Paris letter bomb

Paris - Investigators suspect a Greek anarchist group was behind a letter bomb that injured an IMF secretary in Paris on Thursday, the day after an explosive device was found in Berlin, sources close to the probe said.

Greek militants claim parcel bomb sent to German ministry

Atenas - A Greek far-left group on Thursday claimed it sent a parcel bomb to the German finance ministry, over six years after waging a similar campaign against European officials.

German-Iraqi boy, 12, 'tried to bomb Christmas market'

Berlin - German prosecutors said Friday they were investigating a case in which a 12-year-old boy allegedly tried to detonate a home-made nail bomb at a Christmas market.

California 'Blue Cut Fire' explodes to engulf over 30,000 acres

A fire that started out as a small patch alongside the road next to Interstate 15 in Cajun Pass on Tuesday morning has exploded in the hot and dry conditions, growing to over 30,000 acres in just 24 hours.

TATP: Islamic State group's DIY explosive of choice

Paris - Used by jihadists everywhere from Paris and Brussels to the battlefields of Syria and Iraq, the easy-to-make and deadly explosive TATP -- known as "the mother of Satan" -- has become the explosive of choice for the Islamic State group.

Explosion might have brought down Russian jetliner over Sinai

London - Britain confirmed Wednesday that the Russian plane that crashed in Egypt after taking off the Sinai Peninsula might have been brought down by an explosive device.

New bomb detector launched

Salt Lake City - A new type of bomb detector which uses a carbon nanotube has been produced. The detector is said to be superior to others on the market in terms of speed and the range of explosives that it can detect.

S.F. explosives suspect pleads innocent to weapons charges

San Francisco - San Francisco political consultant Ryan Chamberlain pleaded not guilty Monday to federal weapons charges despite new allegations that he already had assembled a bomb.

Suspected bomb at N.J. thrift shop was not an explosive

Clifton - Authorities shut down several blocks surrounding a Northern New Jersey store while they detonated a suspected explosive device found in some second hand merchandise. In the end, it was believed the device was a movie prop.

Video: Soccer fan throws explosive at fallen player in Cyprus

A video has surfaced online showing an object exploding near a downed player getting treatment by medical staff, during a game between Greek soccer clubs Anorthosis and Omonia Nicosia.

Man killed when bomb explodes at West Virginia bar Special

Barboursville - A bomb exploded. killing a West Virginia man. Police detonated three more bombs found outside of the bar Cactus Joe's in Barboursville. Patrons are shocked by the incident in this small community and say the bomber was seeking revenge over breakup.

London Diverts Car Bomb

What could have been an early morning tragedy was diverted by London police. A car bomb was found inside of a Mercedes in the crowded area of Haymarket near Piccadilly Square. Had it gone off it had the potential of killing thousands.

Swiss lakes hide explosive secret

Several thousand tonnes of surplus ammunition and explosives that were dumped at the bottom of Switzerland's lakes during the last century will remain there, the Swiss defence ministry said this week.

Radio waves to detect explosives

Scientists in Japan have developed a new technique for detecting explosives such as TNT in landmines or luggage using radio waves.

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Blue Cut Fire on August 16  2016 at 6{06 p.m. local time.
It exploded overnight to cover over 30 000...
Blue Cut Fire on August 16, 2016 at 6{06 p.m. local time. It exploded overnight to cover over 30,000 acres.

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