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100 firefighters tackle London warehouse blaze

Smoke darkened miles of the east London skyline as it rose from the fire on Chequers Lane.

Man with a knife arrested at Paris train station

A police official said that a man walked into the train station wielding a knife on Saturday and was immediately surrounded by heavily armed police.

Dark day for San Franciscians as power cut blacks out city

A power cut in San Francisco that trapped people in lifts and left tens of thousands of others in the dark was caused by a massive failure of a circuit breaker that set off a fire at a power sub-station.