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The sky was clear blue on the windless Sunday morning of May 21, 1989, when the ten-story Hartford Park apartment building in Providence, R.I., was scheduled to be demolished. The calm before the storm so to speak. The demolition crew had packed the bottom two floors of the 35- year-old building with 650 pounds of dynamite in 1,800 1/3-pound charges. Residences and businesses within several blocks had been evacuated. A crowd of curious onlookers had gathered behind police barricades. All that was left to do was push down the plunger. Within seconds, the T-shaped high-rise was expected to collapse into a cloud of dust at its base. The plunger was pushed, and the explosion roared as expected. Black smoke and dust clouds engulfed the lower