Explosive-laden Calif. House Set To Be Destroyed

Explosive-laden Calif. house set to be destroyed

ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) -- Fire officials waited for the weather to improve Thursday as they prepared to torch a Southern California house so laden with explosives that authorities have no other choice but to burn it to the ground....

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