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Some Strange Things Are Happening To Buildings In The Us

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Huge San Francisco fire destroys six-story apartment project

A fast-moving fire that consumed a large apartment building under construction in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood burned into the night Tuesday, but firefighters were able to keep the blaze from spreading to nearby structures. The five-alarm fire engulfed the building on Fourth Street near China Basin Street just before 5 p.m., sending black smoke thousands of feet into the sky. Scaffolding melted as chunks of the six-story, 80-foot-tall building fell away.

Two dead as New York City buildings collapse after gas blast

Two women have died after a gas leak sparked an explosion which levelled two buildings in East Harlem, New York City, authorities say. Scores of others have been injured in the incident, which sent smoke billowing into the city sky. Mr de Blasio said the "major explosion" had destroyed two buildings and heavily damaged other structures. At least a dozen individuals were still missing in the area as of Wednesday afternoon. "Every effort is being expended to locate" them, Mr de Blasio said.

Are these events just accidents?

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Two accidents in 2 cities on opposite sides of the country. I don't see what you're getting at?

American homes are made of the cheapest materials around, heck, most are still wood despite termite problems and high threat of wildfire in many parts.

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You're no fun anymore.

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