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If somebody detonates a nuclear bomb the chances are there will be no jail to put them in.
Wednesday, two days later a car detonates and bodies flattened under
1 -- color) Traffic backs up for 40 minutes on Tuesday while a Sheriff's Department squad detonates a pipe bomb found beside the Antelope Valley Freeway.