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Blast wounds 7 people at public market in southern Philippines

Blast wounds 7 people at public market in southern Philippines

An explosion at a public market in the southern Philippines wounded at least seven people early on Saturday, the fourth blast in that area in 13 months, the military said.

Eight bus passengers killed by road mine in Mali: police

Eight bus passengers killed by road mine in Mali: police

Eight bus passengers were killed Tuesday by a road mine in central Mali, police and the bus company said, in an attack bearing the hallmark of militants who plague the region.

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers

A device exploded in Northern Ireland near the border with Ireland early on Monday in what police said was an attempt to kill officers looking into an earlier incident.

Danish capital hit by second blast in four days: police

Danish capital hit by second blast in four days: police

An explosion rocked a Copenhagen police station in the early hours Saturday, causing damage but no injuries just days after a similar blast at the national tax agency.

Blast kills 31 regime fighters at Syria airbase: monitor

Blast kills 31 regime fighters at Syria airbase: monitor

A munitions blast killed 31 regime and allied fighters at a military airport in central Syria on Saturday, a war monitor said.

World leaders react to deadly Sri Lanka blasts

World leaders react to deadly Sri Lanka blasts

Religious and world leaders have condemned a series of blasts in Sri Lanka that killed more than 150 people on Sunday, including dozens of foreigners -- with British, Dutch and American citizens believed to be among them.

17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources

17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources

Seventeen civilians were killed and 15 were wounded in a blast caused by a booby-trapped corpse in central Mali, security sources and a local official said on Wednesday.

Missteps in Mexican pipeline blast trigger new scrutiny of fuel plan

Missteps in Mexican pipeline blast trigger new scrutiny of fuel plan

Mexico's new government knew a pipeline was leaking but did not act for hours before a blast killed at least 85 people, a minister said on Sunday, increasing scrutiny of a push to stop fuel theft ...

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

The discovery of the body of another victim after a weekend explosion in central Paris brought the death count to four, according to the state attorney's office on Sunday.

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

A car bomb killed two people and injured six in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Tuesday, the military said.

Blast kills 22 near China factory in Olympic city

Blast kills 22 near China factory in Olympic city

An explosion and fire near a chemical factory left at least 22 people dead and 22 others injured on Wednesday in a northern China city that will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, authorities said.

China factory blast kills 2, injures 24

China factory blast kills 2, injures 24

Two people were killed and 24 others injured in an explosion at a machinery plant in the northern Chinese province of Jilin, the local government said on Saturday.