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Firefighters injured in Minneapolis church blaze
Severe thunderstorms swept through the Twin Cities on Sunday night, triggering flash flood warnings, downing power lines and sparking a South Minneapolis church fire that destroyed the building and injured several firefighters. According to broadcast news reports, four — and possibly five — firefighters were hurt battling the blaze at Walker Community United Methodist Church. Critically injured
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Sartell Fire Chief Ken Heim said in his 27 years as a firefighter he hadn't seen a fire as big as the one he fought Monday. More than 14 fire departments responded to the explosion; one person died and five were injured. (Image AP) "This is a tragic day"
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Firefighters rescue nearly 30 from Chicago apartment fire: Six FFs injured in five-story apartment fire called 'extremely difficult situation'
Calif. 9/11 fund raided for deficits: Money raised from special license plates earmarked for anti-terrorism preparation used to plug deficit
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Firefighter, family survive small-plane crash
Scotland: Chiefs collect pension, return to work; union outraged
Calif. city returning to red fire trucks
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