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iPad explodes in Vodafone store, forces customers to evacuate -- report

An iPad demo model at a Vodafone store in Australia reportedly "burst" into flames, but no one in the store was injured.

By November 8, 2013

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Los Alamos wildfire reaches lab, forces evacuation

A 49,000-acre wildfire reaches the national lab's southern boundary and triggers the mandatory evacuation of about two-thirds of the county's residents.

By June 27, 2011

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As death toll mounts, nuclear scare widens evacuation

As many as 1,700 people are so far confirmed dead, with another 10,000 missing; meanwhile, Japan braces for a possible second explosion after what are presumed to be two partial meltdowns.

By March 12, 2011

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Pit Er Pat, 'Evacuation Days': Free MP3 of the Day

Download a free MP3 of "Evacuation Days" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By November 17, 2008

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SXSWi: Emergency alarm evacuates convention center

Was it a glitch or a mischievous prankster who pulled the fire alarm during the South by Southwest Interactive Festival? Or maybe a sign that it's happy hour?

By March 12, 2010

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Google cancels Monday's Android event over hurricane

The company works to reschedule a big launch for Nexus phones and tablets after the event site falls inside the evacuation zone.

By October 27, 2012

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New and Noteworthy: Moscone center evacuated; Surprise! More Flaws in Windows; more

New and Noteworthy: Moscone center evacuated; Surprise! More Flaws in Windows; more

By September 11, 2003

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The science of New Orleans: Getting out of town alive

An engineer studying evacuation plans uses computer modeling as part of his research.

By May 23, 2007

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to a new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?

By September 7, 2014