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Chemical leak in Shanghai kills 15, sickens dozens

An ammonia leak from a cold storage unit at a food company in China’s commercial hub of Shanghai killed 15 people on Saturday and sickened dozens, the city government said. The leak sickened 26 people, who had been sent to hospital, with six in critical condition, the Shanghai government said…

Evacuation after ammonia leak at U.S. nuclear plant

LOS ANGELES — Workers were evacuated from an area of a California nuclear power plant Tuesday after an ammonia leak, but there was no immediate danger to the public, the operator said. The leak occurred in a steam system used to drive the turbines at the San Onofre nuclear plant…