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The Mass Emergency Response topic contains stories about large-scale attacks or threats, often involving terrorism, active-shooter situations, or bombings. Such events require several departments and agencies to respond to the same incident, making clear communication a priority.
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March 12, 2014
2 dead, 20 injured in Harlem building explosion

2 dead, 20 injured in Harlem building explosion

A gas leak triggered a thunderous explosion that flattened two East Harlem apartment buildings Wednesday - Full Story
March 10, 2014

Security plans for Boston Marathon to be detailed

Public safety officials are getting ready to release more details about enhanced security for the event - Full Story
March 07, 2014

Man critically wounded in Memphis mall shooting, gunman at large

Four men who were originally detained are not believed to be suspects in the shooting - Full Story
December 18, 2013

No foul play in Calif. jail explosion, 10 hurt

One person suffered serious head wounds when an oven inside the Santa Rita Jail exploded - Full Story
December 18, 2013
1 gunshot victim dies after Reno hospital shooting

1 gunshot victim dies after Reno hospital shooting

A suicidal gunman killed one person and wounded two others — including a doctor — before turning the gun on himself - Full Story
December 17, 2013

Gunman shoots 4, kills himself at Reno hospital

One of the shooting victims is in surgery, information isn't immediately available on the condition of the others - Full Story
December 17, 2013

11 injured in explosion at Calif. jail

The blast happened in the oven at the prison’s kitchen; one person suffered critical injuries - Full Story
December 09, 2013

Gunman in custody after barricading self in Ga. hospital

SWAT unit negotiated with the man until he eventually surrendered, no one was hurt - Full Story
December 04, 2013

Newtown to release 911 calls from school shooting

The AP will review the tapes' content and determine what might meet its standards before releasing material - Full Story
November 26, 2013
Nurse killed, 4 injured in Texas hospital stabbings

Nurse killed, 4 injured in Texas hospital stabbings

A 22-year-old man has been charged with murder in the stabbings, which happened around 7 a.m. Tuesday - Full Story



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