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Hawaii volcano eruption latest: Locals fear geothermal power station well could explode after being covered in lava

Hawaii volcano eruption latest: Locals fear geothermal power station well could explode after being covered in lavaA potentially explosive well at a geothermal power station on Hawaii has been covered by lava from the erupting Kilauea volcano after it flowed onto the site. Lava has never engulfed a geothermal power plant anywhere in the world and the potential threat is untested, according to the head of the state’s emergency management agency. David Ige, the governor of Hawaii, said the geothermal plant was “sufficiently safe” from the lava, which has burned dozens of homes.



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2 IEDs Explode At Florida Mall

2 IEDs Explode At Florida MallTwo improvised explosive devices detonated at a mall in central Florida on Sunday, authorities said.



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An Oil Tanker Burning off the Coast of China May Be About to Explode

An Oil Tanker Burning off the Coast of China May Be About to ExplodeAn oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China’s east coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese state media reported Monday, as authorities from three countries struggled to find its 32 missing crew members.



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Passenger's Headphones Explode During Flight to Australia

Passenger's Headphones Explode During Flight to AustraliaAnd authorities are blaming the battery (of course).



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Headphone batteries explode on flight to Australia

Headphone batteries explode on flight to AustraliaA woman whose headphones caught fire on a plane suffered burns to her face and hands, Australian officials said Wednesday as they warned about the dangers of battery-operated devices in-flight. The passenger was listening to music on her own battery-operated headphones as she dozed about two hours into the trip from Beijing to Melbourne on February 19 when there was a loud explosion. “As I went to turn around I felt burning on my face,” she told the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) which investigated the incident.



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Headphone batteries explode on flight to Australia

Headphone batteries explode on flight to AustraliaA woman whose headphones caught fire on a plane suffered burns to her face and hands, Australian officials said Wednesday as they warned about the dangers of battery-operated devices in-flight. The passenger was listening to music on her own battery-operated headphones as she dozed about two hours into the trip from Beijing to Melbourne on February 19 when there was a loud explosion. “As I went to turn around I felt burning on my face,” she told the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) which investigated the incident.



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