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2011-04-28 10:47:00

PEORIA, Ill., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Illinois activated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) this morning in response to major flooding in Southern Illinois that could impact both electric and natural gas service in some areas. "The safety of our customers and co-workers is our first and foremost concern.

2008-09-19 12:00:19

WHITTIER - An 18-year-old man suffered first and second-degree burns to his hands, arms and neck last night after gas fumes were ignited by the pilot light of a water heater in a garage, fire officials said. Los Angeles County Fire Capt.

2008-06-19 18:00:31

PEORIA, Ill., June 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Flood waters pose a special hazard to boaters in flooded areas, the Ameren Illinois Utilities warned.


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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