Relief fund established for Massachusetts gas explosion victims; probe targets sensors

A relief fund will be established to help Massachusetts residents whose lives were disrupted by a series of natural gas fires and explosions. The announcement came one day after the head of the National Transportation Safety Board said the investigation was partially focused on pressure sensors.

     

 

 


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Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936

  1. Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936  New York Times
  2. Man dies after shark attack on Cape Cod  CNN
  3. Shark attacks and kills a man who was boogie-boarding at a Cape Cod beach  Washington Post
  4. 26-Year-Old Revere Man Killed In Shark Attack At Wellfleet’s Newcomb Hollow Beach  CBS Boston
  5. The Cape Cod shark attack is a terrible reminder of our fragility – and that of the sea  The Guardian
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Residents given all-clear to return to homes after Massachusetts gas leak

  1. Residents given all-clear to return to homes after Massachusetts gas leak  NBCNews.com
  2. Residents Return After Gas Line Caused Explosions, Fires  Wall Street Journal
  3. Residents can go home after Massachusetts explosions, but long road to ‘normalcy’ remains  CNN
  4. Howie Carr: Gov. Baker, Lawrence Mayor Rivera criticize Columbia Gas despite political contributions  Boston Herald
  5. ‘It’s very hard to tell them we are homeless.’ Mass. town’s struggles exacerbated by natural gas disaster  Washington Post
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Massachusetts man dies in state's first shark attack fatality in over 80 years

Massachusetts man dies in state's first shark attack fatality in over 80 yearsA man who was bitten by a shark in Cape Cod has died, becoming Massachusetts’ first shark attack fatality in over 80 years. The 26-year-old and his friend were boogie-boarding off Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet when the attack took place around noon on Saturday, Wellfleet Police Lieutenant Michael Hurley said. Joe Booth, a local fisherman and surfer, said that he saw the victim kick something behind him and the flicker of a tail in the water.


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Shark attack kills man at Cape Cod beach, the first such fatality in Massachusetts in 82 years

  1. Shark attack kills man at Cape Cod beach, the first such fatality in Massachusetts in 82 years  Washington Post
  2. Revere man killed in shark attack at Wellfleet beach  The Boston Globe
  3. Man dies after apparent shark bite on Cape Cod: Police  ABC News
  4. Person reportedly attacked by shark at Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet  Boston 25 News
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Gas inspections continue days after explosions in Massachusetts

  1. Gas inspections continue days after explosions in Massachusetts  CBS News
  2. Massachusetts Governor Declares State of Emergency Following Deadly Gas Explosions  PEOPLE.com
  3. Massachusetts officer loses home while trying to save teen killed in gas explosions  Fox News
  4. Thousands of residents still out of their homes after gas explosions trigger deadly chaos in Massachusetts  Washington Post
  5. Focus turns to finding cause of fires that struck up to 80 buildings  The Boston Globe
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Massachusetts Governor Declares State of Emergency Following Deadly Gas Explosions

  1. Massachusetts Governor Declares State of Emergency Following Deadly Gas Explosions  PEOPLE.com
  2. New gas leak reported in Lawrence, Massachusetts  CBS News
  3. Columbia Gas was cited in the past for safety violations  WCVB Boston
  4. After the fires, who will pay for damage?  The Boston Globe
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'It looked like Armageddon': Massachusetts governor declares state of emergency after deadly blasts

  1. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Massachusetts governor declares state of emergency after deadly blasts  WLS-TV
  2. Boston-area explosion victim, 18, had ‘bright future,’ family says  Fox News
  3. Columbia Gas was cited in the past for safety violations  WCVB Boston
  4. Gov. Baker’s leadership tested as Election Day looms  Boston Herald
  5. Outrage mounts as questions about cause of gas explosions go unanswered  The Boston Globe
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Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosions

Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosionsThe area is served by the Columbia Gas of Massachusetts unit of NiSource, whose shares fell 11.7 percent to close at $24.79 on Friday. In an afternoon news conference officials including Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker criticized Columbia Gas for what they said was an inadequate response to the explosions. Baker said he was using an emergency authority to put a different local utility, Eversource Energy , in charge of the local response.


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'It looked like Armageddon': Massachusetts governor declares state of emergency after deadly blasts

  1. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Massachusetts governor declares state of emergency after deadly blasts  CNN
  2. Thousands kept out of their homes as officials investigate fatal Massachusetts explosions  USA TODAY
  3. 1 Dead, 25 Injured in Massachusetts Gas Explosions. Here’s What to Know  TIME
  4. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Gas explosions trigger deadly chaos in Massachusetts  Washington Post
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1 Dead, 25 Injured in Massachusetts Gas Explosions. Here's What to Know

  1. 1 Dead, 25 Injured in Massachusetts Gas Explosions. Here’s What to Know  TIME
  2. After Gas Explosions and Fires, Massachusetts Residents Told to Stay Away From Homes  New York Times
  3. Gas explosions drive thousands from homes in Boston suburbs  Reuters
  4. 1 dead, at least 25 injured in Merrimack Valley gas disaster  Eagle-Tribune
  5. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Gas explosions trigger deadly chaos in Massachusetts  Washington Post
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After Gas Explosions and Fires, Massachusetts Residents Told to Stay Away From Homes

  1. After Gas Explosions and Fires, Massachusetts Residents Told to Stay Away From Homes  New York Times
  2. 1 Dead, 25 Injured in Massachusetts Gas Explosions. Here’s What to Know  TIME
  3. Boston suburbs gas pipeline accident biggest since 2010: safety bureau  Yahoo News
  4. UPDATE: Gas company urges customers to adhere to safety advice  Eagle-Tribune
  5. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Gas explosions trigger deadly chaos in Massachusetts  Washington Post
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