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Cadaver dogs searching after Kansas City blast

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The search continues through the rubble of a popular restaurant in Kansas City that was shattered by a natural gas explosion.

Reports of at least 14 injured and at least two missing after the explosion destroyed JJ's Restaurant and shook buildings blocks away.   

Firefighters worked through the night and are now using cadaver dogs.  There have not been any confirmed fatalities; officials say it is standard procedure given the circumstances.

After a preliminary investigation and witness accounts, it is believed that a contractor may have hit an underground natural gas line.

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