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Florida condo collapse: Death toll rises to 28 after another victim found in rubble

As many as 117 people remain unaccounted for currently. Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava says another victim has been found in the rubble of a collapsed condo building in Florida, bringing the death toll in the tragedy to 28. Another 117 people remain unaccounted for. Earlier on Monday, officials said three more victims had …

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With storm looming, demolition planned for collapsed Florida condo

Crews began preparing the site for explosives, but the building won’t come down until Monday at the earliest SURFSIDE The search and rescue mission at the collapsed Florida condominium has been suspended as a crew prepares for the demolition of the remainder of the building, a fire official said Saturday. Miami-Dade Assistant Fire Chief Raide …

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Death toll rises to 11 at Florida building collapse site

More than 150 others are still missing in the community of Surfside, just outside Miami. Rescuers searching for a fifth day for survivors of a Florida condo building collapse used bucket brigades and heavy machinery on Monday as they worked atop a precarious mound of pulverised concrete, twisted steel and the remnants of dozens of …

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Death toll in Florida condo collapse climbs to 9, with 150 still missing

What caused nearly half the 12-story building to cave in on itself in the wee hours of Thursday as residents slept has yet to be determined. The official death toll from the partial collapse of a high-rise condominium complex near Miami rose to nine on Sunday, with more than 150 people still missing, as rescue …

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Death toll from Florida building collapse climbs to five

Rescue workers are scouring the mountain of debris with trained dogs and sonar, searching for any survivors. Rescue crews found another body in the rubble of a collapsed 12-story condominium tower near Miami on Saturday, raising the death toll to five as they raced to recover any survivors after fighting back fire and smoke deep …

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