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Explosion at gender reveal party rocks several towns

16 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

KINGSTON, N.H. - One New Hampshire family's gender reveal party was definitely a blast.
Kingston police said they received reports of a loud explosion Tuesday that could be heard in several towns and as far away as Massachusetts. They responded to Torromeo quarry where they found people who acknowledged holding a gender reveal party involving explosives and thought this would be the safest spot to hold it.
NBC 10 Boston reports that residents in several neighboring towns could hear the explosion and some though it was an earthquake. Many called 911. Others said the explosion was so strong...
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An explosion was heard across several New England towns. Police believe it came from a gender reveal

An explosion was heard across several New England towns. Police believe it came from a gender reveal

16 days ago   |   By WISN

The blast rattled a number of houses, causing potential damage to some.
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Maryland Governor Issues Blanket Pardon For Lynching Victims

Maryland Governor Issues Blanket Pardon For Lynching Victims

Gov. Larry Hogan granted posthumous pardons to 34 victims of lynching. His office said he was the first governor to do so. Read more ...

Barack Obama Announces Family's Beloved Dog Bo Has Died

Barack Obama Announces Family's Beloved Dog Bo Has Died

The former first family got the Portuguese water dog shortly after Obama was inaugurated. Read more ...

Obama announces the death of treasured family dog Bo: 'Our family lost a...

Obama announces the death of treasured family dog Bo: 'Our family lost a true friend and loyal companion'

Summary List Placement Former President Barack Obama on Saturday announced the death of dog Bo at the age of 12. The Portuguese Water Dog, who arrived at the White House in... Read more ...

Arizona election auditors 'indefinitely defer' voter canvassing following...

Arizona election auditors 'indefinitely defer' voter canvassing following DOJ letter expressing concerns about voter intimidation

Summary List Placement Republican-led election auditors in Maricopa County, Arizona, have "indefinitely deferred" the door-to-door voter canvassing aspect of the audit, two... Read more ...

Threats against members of Congress doubled in 2021, Capitol Police say

Threats against members of Congress doubled in 2021, Capitol Police say

Threats against members of Congress increased by 107 percent compared to last year, the United States Capitol Police said Friday. "Provided the unique threat environment we... Read more ...

California population drops for first time in state history

California population drops for first time in state history

SACRAMENTO - California's population declined in 2020 for the first time in the state's recorded history due to Covid-19 deaths, federal immigration restrictions and declining... Read more ...

Top CDC official resigns from post following reassignment

Top CDC official resigns from post following reassignment

Nancy Messonnier, a senior Centers for Disease Control and Prevention scientist who was the first U.S. official to warn of the severity of the coronavirus pandemic last year... Read more ...

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces she won't run for a second term

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces she won't run for a second term

Summary List Placement Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced she won't seek a second term on Thursday night, a decision that sent political shockwaves through the... Read more ...

U.S. added just 266,000 jobs in April as hiring slows

U.S. added just 266,000 jobs in April as hiring slows

America's employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and a sign that some businesses are struggling to find enough workers as the economic... Read more ...

Blood is in the water with Cheney's likely ouster. Now Trump aides are...

Blood is in the water with Cheney's likely ouster. Now Trump aides are casting doubt on McCarthy's prospects for House speaker if the GOP wins the House in 2022

Summary List Placement Lost in the Liz Cheney leadership brawl that's consumed House Republicans this week is an even bigger battle that politicos from Washington to Mar-a-Lago... Read more ...