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Nottingham train station evacuated after fire

Media playback is unsupported on your device Firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at Nottingham railway station. Ten fire crews are at the city centre station after the fire broke out at about 06:30 GMT. Flames have been seen and ...

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Santa Barbara evacuated as Thomas flares up again

Authorities in California have issued new evacuation orders as a huge wildfire flares up again in Santa Barbara County. Meteorologists said fresh northerly winds were likely to drive the flames from the fire – named Thomas – towards the Pacific ...

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California wildfire: Thousands evacuated in Ventura County

Thousands of residents have been forced to flee their homes in the middle of the night as a fast-moving wildfire rips through southern California. Nearly 8,000 homes were under mandatory evacuation in the cities of Ventura and Santa Paula, north ...

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Oxford Circus Station in London Is Evacuated Amid Panic

Advertisement LONDON — One of London’s busiest subway stations was evacuated on Friday evening following reports of gunfire, according to the Metropolitan Police, which said that its officers had “responded as if the incident is terrorist related.” Details about the ...

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London's Oxford Circus station evacuated; armed police on scene

LONDON (Reuters) – London’s Oxford Circus underground station in the heart of the British capital’s main shopping district was being evacuated on Friday evening and armed police were on the scene, a Reuters witness said. British Transport Police said its ...

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Thousands evacuated in Ukraine as ammunition depot explodes

KIEV (Reuters) – Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in central Ukraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and close airspace over the region, officials said on Wednesday. The blasts occurred late on Tuesday at a ...

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Bali volcano: 35,000 evacuated from near Mount Agung

Nearly 35,000 people have been evacuated from their homes near an active volcano in Bali, as authorities warn it could erupt imminently. The area around Mount Agung has seen hundreds of tremors and signs of magma rising to the surface ...

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British Airways flight evacuated in Paris for security reason: airport

PARIS (Reuters) – Passengers were evacuated from a British Airways airplane at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris on Sunday morning “for a security reason”, an airport official said. Flight BA303 was due to take off and fly to London’s ...

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Evacuated Islamic State fighters reach Syria's Deir al-Zor, pro-Damascus commander says

Reuters Staff 3 Min Read BEIRUT (Reuters) – Buses carrying evacuated Islamic State fighters reached Syria’s Deir al-Zor on Wednesday in return for releasing a Hezbollah prisoner, a commander in the pro-Damascus alliance told Reuters. Damascus and Hezbollah allowed nearly ...

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Britons evacuated as Hurricane Irma hits

Britons in the Caribbean and Florida have been urged to follow evacuation orders as the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade heads towards them. The Foreign Office warned that Hurricane Irma would bring hazardous conditions to Puerto Rico and ...

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