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Meteor’s A-bomb force injures 1,100 in Siberia

With a blinding flash and a booming shock wave, a meteor blazed across the western Siberian sky Friday and exploded with the force of 20 atomic bombs, injuring more than 1,000 people as it blasted out windows and spread panic in a city of 1 million.

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  • Headline: Meteor’s A-bomb force injures 1,100 in Siberia
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 1 on 02/16/2013
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