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Explosions, Fire At Sterling Heights Substation

A spokeman for DTE said the blasts knocked out power to about 1,600 homes and businesses in the area, on 18 Mile between Mound Road and Van Dyke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2012

A general view of the GM Tech Center in Warren.  (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Explosion At GM Tech Center From ‘Extreme Testing’ On Battery

Extreme testing of a prototype battery said to be part of this morning’s explosion and fire at the GM Tech Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

An explosion occurred at this apartment building in Walled Lake. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Several Injured In Walled Lake Apartment Explosion

Several people were injured Thursday morning after an explosion at an apartment building in Walled Lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2012

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DSO Offices Closed Following Blast

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra says its offices are closed and its website is down following Sunday’s underground explosion that damaged the basement of Orchestra Hall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2012

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Electrical Cable Failure May Be Root Of Man Hole Covers Exploding Into Air

An electrical cable failure may have caused an explosion that sent three man hole covers flying into the air in front of Orchestral Hall Saturday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2012

(WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Explosion Rocks Detroit’s Orchestra Hall

Detroit 5th Battalion Chief James Provost says an underground explosion near the buiding blew three manhole covers off; one high into the air in what he calls a sewer gas explosion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2012

This wreath adorns the chain link fence at the front of the site where Frank's Furniture Store once stood. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Victims Remembered On Anniversary Of Frank’s Furniture Store Explosion

Thursday, Dec. 29 marks a sad anniversary in the City of Wayne, where one year ago a massive explosion killed two people and severely injured the owner of Frank’s Furniture Store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2011

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Report Explores Cause Of Furniture Store Explosion

Consumers Energy has released a report on the cause of a furniture store explosion in Wayne last December that killed two people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2011

Explosions Inside New Baltimore House

New Baltimore residents were literally shaken on Wednesday when explosions erupted from their neighbor’s home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

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Smoking Likely Caused Blast That Killed Two

Authorities say smoking at a southwestern Michigan house where a resident was using oxygen tanks for a medical condition likely caused an explosion that killed two people and injured four others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

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