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Tel Aviv lights up its city hall with the Lebanese flag in a sign of solidarity

Israel considers Lebanon an enemy state, but today, Tel Aviv stood in solidarity with its northern neighbor.

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1:08pm PDT - August 5th, 2020

Beirut Was Already Suffering. Then Came a Deadly Explosion

The electricity was out at Fatima Al Mahmoud’s Beirut home even before a colossal explosion ripped through the Lebanese capital late on Tuesday afternoon, killing at least 135 people, and wounding a further 5,000. A senior editor at online city guide Beirut.c…

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12:39pm PDT - August 5th, 2020

'We lost everything': Devastation of Beirut's explosion hits home for hundreds of thousands

With search and rescue operations underway in Lebanon after a massive explosion ripped through the capital city of Beirut, citizens tell how they have been left homeless in the hundreds of thousands, many of their homes now under rubble.

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12:20pm PDT - August 5th, 2020

As a massive explosion ripped through Beirut, its people seemed to have finally been rendered powerless

Beirut has long been synonymous with the word explosion. The city was the main flashpoint of Lebanon's 15-year civil war, one of the world's longest. And in the last 15 years alone, it has witnessed a string of assassinations, a days-long civil conflict, a mo…

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11:14am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Substance behind Beirut blasts was used in Oklahoma City bombing

Ammonium nitrate is an odorless crystalline substance that has caused numerous industrial explosions over the decades.

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9:58am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Lebanon Arrests Beirut Port Officials Overseeing Storage Following Blast

Lebanon's executive cabinet agreed to place under house arrest every Beirut port official responsible for storing confiscated items Wednesday in response to a massive blast in the port that has killed at least 100 and left thousands homeless.

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9:24am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Rolling updates on Beirut, a city and a tech community devastated

It was only relatively recently, in October 2018, that TechCrunch held Startup Battlefield MENA to unpack startups in the Middle East and North Africa. When TechCrunch went looking for a city in the region to host the event in, it quickly became clear that Be…

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9:23am PDT - August 5th, 2020

#OurHomesAreOpen: Lebanese offer spare beds to Beirut blast victims - Reuters India

AMMAN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Using social media, hundreds of Lebanese have offered shelter to strangers displaced by a devastating blast, which Beirut's governor said may have left 250,000 people homeless.

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9:17am PDT - August 5th, 2020

'Absolutely devastating': Salma Hayek, Ariana Grande and more stars send love to Beirut

Celebrities, such as Salma Hayek, Halsey and Ariana Grande, are using their platforms to raise awareness about the tragic explosion in Lebanon.

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9:16am PDT - August 5th, 2020

#OurHomesAreOpen: Lebanese offer spare beds to Beirut blast victims - Reuters Africa

#OurHomesAreOpen: Lebanese offer spare beds to Beirut blast victims  Reuters Africa

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8:13am PDT - August 5th, 2020

#OurHomesAreOpen: Lebanese offer spare beds to Beirut blast victims - Reuters

AMMAN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Using social media, hundreds of Lebanese have offered shelter to strangers displaced by a devastating blast, which Beirut's governor said may have left 250,000 people homeless.

beirut explosion today - Reuters
8:13am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Substance behind Beirut blasts was used in Oklahoma City bombing

Ammonium nitrate is an odorless crystalline substance that has caused numerous industrial explosions over the decades.

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5:33am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Beirut Wakes Up Searching for Answers After Deadly Explosion

At least 100 people have been confirmed dead, and nearly 4,000 injured by blasts in the Lebanese capital yesterday.

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4:33am PDT - August 5th, 2020

5 things to know for August 5: Beirut, coronavirus, election, airlines, Taiwan

Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.

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3:06am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Lebanon blast: Ammonium nitrate behind many industrial accidents

When combined with fuel and oil, ammonium nitrate creates a potent explosive widely used in the construction industry.

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2:14am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Coronavirus stimulus package, Beirut blast, Isaias: 5 things to know Wednesday

Optimism surrounding the coronavirus stimulus bill, investigation into deadly Beirut blast and more news you need to know Wednesday

beirut explosion today - USA Today
1:04am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Toll expected to rise after massive Beirut explosion

Lebanese rescue workers dug through rubble looking for survivors of a powerful warehouse explosion that shook the capital Beirut yesterday, killing at least 100 people and injuring nearly 4,000 in a toll that officials expected to rise.

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10:50pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Photos: 'Devastated' Beirut Emerges from the Ashes After Deadly Explosion

Tuesday's explosion was devastating blow even for a city that has endured a 15-year civil war, suicide bombings, foreign bombardments, and political assassinations.

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9:38pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Lebanon explosion: What is ammonium nitrate, which authorities claim to be behind the blast

Under normal storage conditions and without very high heat, it is difficult to ignite ammonium nitrate, says expert.

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8:28pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Lebanon blast: reactions

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab called on "friendly countries" to support a country already reeling from its worst economic crisis in decades and the coronavirus pandemic.

beirut explosion today - The Hindu
6:49pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Lebanon blasts: reactions

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab called on "friendly countries" to support a country already reeling from its worst economic crisis in decades and the coronavirus pandemic.

beirut explosion today - The Hindu
6:04pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Biden offers well wishes to Lebanon after deadly explosion

Former Vice President Joe Biden urged the Trump administration and countries around the world to send assistance to Lebanon after a ...

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4:29pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Pompeo says US ready to assist Beirut after deadly explosion

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said the U.S. stands ready to assist Lebanon following massive explosions in Beirut that have left dozens of people killed, thousands more injured and widespread destruction throu...

beirut explosion today - The Hill
2:25pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Those responsible for Beirut 'catastrophe' will 'pay price': PM

Hassan Diab also appeals for international assistance to help Lebanon, which is already mired in major economic crisis.

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2:08pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

The Dow Is Rallying – But August Could Be an Insanely Turbulent Month

The Dow Jones rallied again today, but August threatens to be an insanely volatile month for the U.S. stock market.

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12:52pm PDT - August 4th, 2020