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Residents of Devastated Texas Town Work to Restore Livesi
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April 26, 2013 1:17 AM
President Obama is visiting the central Texas town of West, where a massive explosion last week killed 14 people, injured 200 and destroyed or heavily damaged around half of the homes. As VOA's Greg Flakus reports from West, even as they grieve, people there are working to restore their houses and their lives.

Residents of Devastated Texas Town Work to Restore Lives

Published April 25, 2013

President Obama is visiting the central Texas town of West, where a massive explosion last week killed 14 people, injured 200 and destroyed or heavily damaged around half of the homes. As VOA's Greg Flakus reports from West, even as they grieve, people there are working to restore their houses and their lives.


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