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‘Very tragic night’ — Fiery blaze in Minneapolis high-rise building kills 5 on snowy Thanksgiving Eve

Five people were killed and three others were hospitalized after a fire broke out in the 14th floor of a high-rise apartment building in Minneapolis early Wednesday morning, authorities said.

Firefighters battled the two-alarm blaze shortly after 4 a.m. under heavy smoke and snow conditions, Minneapolis...

Minneapolis firefighters leave after a deadly fire at a high-rise apartment building, in background, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, in Minneapolis. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP) ...