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At least one person was killed and one remains missing with nine others injured, after a natural gas explosion took down a school building on Wednesday in the midwestern USA state of Minnesota, authorities said.
According to Brian Tyner, the assistant chief of administration for the Minneapolis Fire Department, the number of injured people were greatly reduced because it was summertime.
Minnehaha Academy confirmed the fatality and identified the victim as receptionist Ruth Berg, who worked with the academy for 17 years. Some students in the academy's summer program were on campus at the time of the explosion, but none of them were hurt.
Authorities say seven adults are hospitalized, including three with critical injuries.
HCMC has confirmed that the person in critical condition is Bryan Duffey.
Minneapolisissued a permit June 7 to Master Mechanical Inc. of Eagan for "gas piping and hooking up meter" at the address. The conditions of those transported were not immediately known. Dr. Jim Miner, the hospital's chief of emergency medicine, said victims suffered injuries ranging from head injuries and broken bones to cuts from debris.
Jacobson, the school spokeswoman, said Carlson graduated with the Minnehaha Academy class of 1953 and went to Sunday school there.
A section of Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis collapsed Wednesday afternoon, according to video from KSTP-TV. He said that rubble is being combed for the pair but they could also be "walking around out here".
Metal detectors at Temple Mount protect all
Witnesses cited by the agency said Sharaf was shot in the neck, although the precise circumstances have not been confirmed. Early Friday, three Palestinian men were shot dead and hundreds of others were injured in Israeli-occupied East Jerusalem.
"We were hoping there might be a void space", Chief Fruetel said at a news conference on Wednesday night.
"We're going to get through it", she told the crowd. The power went out, windows shattered and glass and ceiling tiles "rained down", she said.
A father in the school said two groups were inside the building when the explosion occurred: a group in the counsellors' office having a meeting, and about a dozen students in the gym, practising basketball. The campus has two buildings for students in prekindergarten through the 12th grade.
Within seconds of the powerful explosion, residents poured onto sidewalks and front lawns, stunned at the burning pile of rubble that moments before was a century-old school building. The school said the blast only affected the "upper school".
As school workers, students and neighbors gathered by the tennis courts in the northwest corner of campus, some Taher employees waited with tears in their eyes to learn the fate of co-workers.
"As soon as I started to take a step or two toward my door, then it just exploded", he said.
Minnesota's governor, Mark Dayton, released a statement that said the state was providing any and all needed resources in the wake of the tragedy.
Haley said on Sunday that the United States saw "no point in having an emergency session if it produces nothing of effect ". Some diplomats had expected the United States, Japan and South Korea to ask for the 15-member U.N.
Google in June announced plans to increase its use of technology to help identify extremist and terrorism-related videos. YouTube is taking a four-pronged approach to this issue that it says will be implemented in the next few weeks.
Karnataka Energy Minister Shivakumar had been given charge of the lawmakers who were brought to the Bengaluru resort. Jaitley, while addressing the Lok Sabha, said that the raids are being conducted purely on economic front.
The Department of Homeland Security's ban list originally affected 10 airports and nine airlines, mostly Middle Eastern carriers. Kelly said at a security conference that the TSA had tested two similar explosive devices concealed in large electronic devices.
Crank up your graphics quality and bring out every detail at incredible resolutions with the revolutionary "Vega" architecture . The company is also throwing in two new games, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus and Prey , with each pack in select regions.
To Republicans , spending more government money without repealing regulations isn't a real offer to help. By the way, who were the three Republican "no" votes last night? "We can work with you", Schumer said .
The family managed to raise over a million and a half dollars to take Charlie to the US for a treatment that might save his life. His doctors have concluded that nothing more can be done for him and that he should be taken off life support.
But time will tell on this trade, though I believe the Tigers could have gotten far more from another team besides Arizona. The Tigers are getting three prospects in the deal, and the team's Twitter feed named them as a confirmation of the deal.
The parole hearing is in Carson City, Nevada and Simpson needs four members of the board to vote to release him. Earlier, he insisted he had always been a "good guy" before his conviction and was not a danger to the public.
England look to bowl out South Africa
Anderson, England's all-time leading wicket-taker, then had South Africa captain Faf du Plessis lbw for one playing no shot. Earlier, Bavuma's 52 took the Proteas to 175 all out in reply to England's first innings 353 - a deficit of 178.
Israel welcomes Trump comments slamming Hezbollah
Foreign Policy reported that Lebanese lawmakers responded by lobbying their USA counterparts in Congress against the legislation. Whilst the group is Lebanese, it is strongly backed by Iran, and its political wing is very influential within the country.
No substantial evidence on 39 missing Indians, says Iraq
Apart from Sushma Swaraj, al-Jaafari met Vice President Hamid Ansari and Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan. However, a report in Hindustan Times said that the jail in Badush was in ruins and there was no sign of the Indians.
Wonder Woman 2 already on the horizon?
A sequel to Patty Jenkins' " Wonder Woman ", the record-breaking superhero film, is in the making, CNN reported on Saturday. Although many gave the movie little or no chance at all, it became Warner Bros most critically successful film.
Microsoft to release a Cortana-powered thermostat
The GLAS thermostat could signal more joint ventures involving Microsoft's voice-assistant Cortana. Microsoft Corporation is trying hard to make its thermostat enter the smart home appliances market.
'Sexist' Audi commercial in China treats bride like vehicle
Both Twitter and Chinese social media site Weibo blasted the commercial, with some calling for an apology or a boycott of Audi. One Youtube user suggested the public "demand a formal explanation and apology from Audi" for discriminating against women.
Mayawati: Top India Dalit leader quits parliament
Mayawati when visited the riot-hit area, she blamed the Yogi Adityanath government for the failure of law and order situation. He stressed that the party's next move would be to take this issue to the people and expose the BJP's doublespeak on Dalits .