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    Blame for Beirut Explosion Begins With a Leaky, Troubled Ship

    The bleak tale of an indebted cargo vessel and its disgruntled crew is where a story of chronic negligence starts. It ended Tuesday in a giant explosion.

    Blasts Rock Beirut, Killing Dozens and Wounding Thousands

    The cause remained unclear hours later. But officials in the Lebanese capital said 2,750 tons of highly explosive ammonium nitrate had been stored in a depot at the center of the explosion.
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    More than 200,000 complaints of scams and fraud have been filed so far this year, data from the Federal Trade Commission shows.

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