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Edwards gets Coke 600 win on gas fumes

CONCORD, N.C. - Carl Edwards proved he still knows how to do his backflip. He also showed his love for race fans has never been better after going into the crowd of Charlotte Motor Speedway with the checkered flag in hand.
Midwest tornado kills at least 116

...gingerly around downed power lines and jagged chunks of debris as they hunted for victims and hoped for survivors. Fires, gas fumes and unstable buildings posed constant threats.Teams of searchers fanned out in waves across several square miles. The...
Across the area the ozone problem, DHEC is urging carpooling or use of mass transit and limiting idling. Sunlight can react with gas fumes to form ozone, so Airnow urges motorists to refuel after sunset. -- Tom Corwin, staff writer -- From staff reports
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Across the area

...said. The van tore off the front lower panel of the pump, causing electrical sparks from exposed wiring to ignite the gas fumes, he said. The man pulled the van away and then fled on foot, he said. Flames shot 15 feet in the air and melted parts...
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Woman's hair catches on fire at gas pump

...her clothes, said her husband, Camilla firefighter Lt. Bill Marshall. The static electricity apparently mixed with gas fumes and ignited the fire Sunday. "I started beating my hair to get out the fire and saw flames coming out of the gas tank...
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Ozone levels can drop with simple measures

...C. CLEAN AIR Tips for reducing the area's ground ozone level: Fuel your vehicle after 6 p.m. That way, fewer gas fumes evaporate into the atmosphere. Combine trips and car-pool. Use the recycled air option, if available, in your car...
Darlington Raceway sells out its wedding slots

...NASCAR weekend of the season. It might be hard for some to understand the appeal of getting married with the smell of gas fumes and the earsplitting sounds of Winston Cup engines. But Gurtis says Darlington obviously holds a special significance...
Across South Carolina

...Fraser and his family were on the chartered boat off the north shore of Providenciales, the capital of the Caribbean islands, on the day of the accident. Family members had testified that they smelled gas fumes on the boat before it exploded.
NASCAR will never be the same

...Dale Earnhardt for the final laps of the Daytona 500. Death sneaked up in the same cruel fashion. The cut tires and gas fumes, which conspired to make NASCAR's greatest driver wait 20 long years before tasting the one victory he craved more...
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Technology center lets science work

...mining industry. "There are a lot of restrictions placed on underground mining," he explained. "Noise from engines, gas fumes and particulates are real issues for worker safety. Those restrictions have pointed arrows toward metal hydrides being...
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