Explosive device found near U.S. Embassy in Manila

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) – Police say an explosive device found today near the U.S. Embassy in Manila could have been deadly. Authorities say the investigation continues after the improvised bomb was found in a trash bin and detonated by police.

Authorities say it’s a similar design to a bomb that killed 15 people in September in southern Davao city.

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