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Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

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From youtube.com: Big Fire in Shepherds Bush Grenfell Tower. 12 people have been confirmed killed. {MID-132796}
Big Fire in Shepherds Bush Grenfell Tower. 12 people have been confirmed killed.
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They banged on windows, screamed for help, dropped children from smoky floors in a desperate attempt to save them. Terrified residents of the Grenfell Tower said there was little warning of the inferno that engulfed their high-rise apartment building and left 12 people dead — a toll that officials said would almost certainly rise. The blaze early Wednesday in the 24-story building in west London’s North Kensington district also injured 74 others, 18 of them critically, and left an unknown number missing. A tenants’ group had complained for years about the risk of a fire.
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