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Blast in illegal gambling hall in China kills 14
An explosion Monday at an illegal gambling hall in a village in southern China killed 14 people and injured seven others, state media report.

 

The blast struck at around 2:30 pm outside the city of Kaili in the poor southern province of Guizhou, the official People's Daily newspaper and Xinhua News Agency said. While the cause of the explosion officially remains under investigation, police believe it was set deliberately and are treating the incident as a crime, People's Daily said. (AP)