14 dead, 106 injured after explosion at residential complex in China

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A powerful explosion at a Chinese residential complex has left 14 people dead, scorching buildings and scattering debris across the northwestern Chinese town of Xinmin.

The local government in the nearby city of Yulin told CNN on Tuesday that 106 had been injured and the search for survivors continued. It added that initial investigations showed some kind of explosive had caused the blast. Continue Reading.