Russia Crimea explosion as ship catches fire in the Kerch Strait
Democrat Kamala Harris announces presidential run
Trump Visits Martin Luther King Memorial
More than 60 dead in Mexico pipeline explosion
Oxfam says world wealth gap widening, advocates fairer taxes
1 dead, 2 hurt after explosion at California office building
16 May 2018, 09:30 | Devin Moran
1 killed 2 injured in Aliso Viejo gas leak explosion
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) - An explosion that rocked a Southern California medical office building on Tuesday, killing a woman and injuring three other people, is being investigated as intentional and investigators believe the blast may have come from a package, a USA official told The Associated Press.
The fire service initially said a vehicle may have crashed into the side of the building, but authorities later said this may not have been the case.
A deputy with Orange County Sheriff's Department told KTLA the explosion was caused by a gas leak and the area is being evacuated. They had not released her name as of late Tuesday night.
A daycare and preschool are near the site of the explosion, but authorities say all of the children are safe.
"We have not found any type of specific device inside of the building right now that would tell us or lead us to exactly what the device was - if there was a device", Orange County sheriff's Cmdr.
Officials declared a second-alarm fire and hazmat situation, and crews successfully extinguished a fire at the building after the explosion.
Bommarito said one of the injured people suffered from smoke inhalation, but the extent of the other victims' injuries was unknown.
Orange County Fire Authority Chief Brian Fennesy said they received a call around 1:09 p.m. ". I saw two women come out full of blood, hair singed, just glass stuck to the hair, glass stuck to their bodies".
Bomb squad investigators and FBI agents are looking into what caused the blast but authorities said there was no lingering threat, according to NBC. The injured were taken to a hospital.
Fire and sheriff's officials said the building appeared to be undergoing some type of renovation.
Several feared drowned as boat capsizes in Andhra Pradesh
A boat with around 40 people on board capsized in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh , according to multiple media reports. All the occupants of the boat were members of the Kondareddi tribal community, The Indian Express reported.
Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake
Adult nudity and sexual activity: Facebook says.07% to.09% of views contained such content in Q1, up from.06% to.08% in Q4. Facebook said users were more aggressively posting images of violence in places like war-torn Syria.
Golf champ's wife attacked him after he bombed at tournament
Deputies also noted lacerations on the arms of both Lucas and his mother, Hershey Glover, who also had blood on her clothes. She said she was trying to break up a fight between her son and his wife when her daughter-in-law attacked her instead.
This is my home - Zaha staying at Crystal Palace
But he has looked revitalised under Hodgson and finished the season with nine Premier League goals and three assists. I've had three fantastic seasons here, I love the club and my life in London is flawless , so I will see.
Boston Dynamics to Sell Dog Robot SpotMini in 2019
Monikered SpotMini, the tenth and final iteration of the robot is now in pre-production stage and will hit the shelves in 2019. The SpotMini was introduced in 2017 and has the same design as its larger "bigger brother" Spot shown in the video below.
A Picasso Painting Owned by Steve Wynn Was Damaged-Again
In January, Wynn was hit by accusations from dozens of people in The Wall Street Journal alleging decades of sexual misconduct. The painting, called "Le Marlin", was being prepared for an auction at Christie's this week when it was damaged on Friday.