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The White Zone is For Loading ... Explosives?

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The White Zone is For Loading ... Explosives?

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The White Zone is For Loading ... Explosives?

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At the airport in Phoenix, Ariz., police had a container full of explosives they used for training. On Friday, it vanished from an airport terminal. On Monday, a motorist spotted the container by the side of the road. A bomb squad determined that nobody tampered with the explosives, other than stealing them in the first place.

STEVE INSKEEP, host:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

We don't know if it's possible to sneak explosives into the airport in Phoenix, but it's definitely possible to sneak them out. Police had a container full of explosives they used for training. On Friday, it vanished from an airport terminal. Yesterday, a driver in Phoenix spotted the container by the side of the road. A bomb squad determined that nobody had tampered with the explosives, other than stealing them in the first place.

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