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3 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Gas leak confirmed as cause of Oak Cliff explosionGas leak confirmed...

All day Tuesday, Atmos was at the scene of a fire that left behind only a shell of a home in Oak Cliff.


Related Topix: Oak Cliff, TX, Atmos Energy, Energy, Dallas, TX

7 hrs ago | WALA

Worker killed, others hurt in July explosion

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board says a fatal July explosion at a fish processing plant on the Mississippi Coast occurred during "hot work" on a tank.


11 hrs ago | KFVS12

Fatal fireworks explosion ruled accidental

The state fire marshal says an explosion that killed a worker at a southeast Kansas fireworks company has been ruled accidental.


13 hrs ago | Business Journal

A decade later, D.C. court sides with contractors in steam explosion wrongful death suit

Companies contracted by the GSA have been embroiled in two lawsuits for the last decade, after two workers were killed in an explosion during modifications to steam and water systems under 17th Street NW.


Related Topix: Gaithersburg, MD

18 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

Woman, 5 children hurt in Dallas house explosion

A gas leak is suspected as the cause of a house explosion in Dallas that injured a woman and her five children.


20 hrs ago | The Town Talk

House to be searched after Catahoula car explosion

Louisiana State Police are preparing to deploy a robot at a house on U.S. Highway 84 in Catahoula Parish after a bomb was placed inside a vehicle earlier Monday and was detonated, according to their website.


Related Topix: Jonesville, LA, Harrisonburg, LA

Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

Families of USS Cole attack victims seek money from Sudan

A week before the Oct. 12, 2000, bombing of the destroyer USS Cole, Lakiba Nicole Palmer called her husband to tell him she had bought something special for him and their daughter that she was going to mail at her next port stop.


Related Topix: World News, Yemen, Middle East, US Military, US Navy

Mon Aug 25, 2014

WXIX-TV Cincinnati

Explosion at IL metal recycling plant, 2 dead

August 24, 1989 is a day that will live in infamy in the city of Cincinnati. 25 years ago, Pete Rose was banished from the game of baseball.


Related Topix: Cincinnati, OH

Houston Press

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Keeps Space Community on Edge

A SpaceX rocket exploded in the skies above McGregor, Texas, during a test flight on Saturday.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, McGregor, TX, NASA

Brandon Sun

Police: explosion that killed 2 at southwest Illinois recycling plant caused by mortar round

Emergency personnel gather outside Totall Metal Recycling in Granite City, Ill., Monday morning, Aug. 25, 2014, following an explosion at the recycling plant.


Related Topix: Granite City, IL, US Military, Scott Air Force Base, US Air Force


As Iraq tries to regroup, attacks kill at least 43

Iraq's prime minister-designate called on the country's numerous Shiite militias and tribes to come under government control and stop acting independently on Monday, as violence across the country killed at least 43 people in areas where the Muslim sect dominates.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East,

Journal Gazette

2 dead in Illinois plant explosion

GRANITE CITY, Ill. Police said two people are dead and more are injured after an explosion at a recycling plant in southern Illinois.


Related Topix: Granite City, IL

The Intelligencer

Vacuum spark blamed in Ohio grain silo explosion

A fire chief says explosions and a fire at a southwest Ohio grain silo began with a spark in a vacuum that pulls dust off the grain.


Related Topix: Fire

Thanh Nein News

2 killed, 4 injured in Vietnam oil tanker explosion

A oil tanker has exploded while docking at the northern port of Lach Bang, Thanh Hoa Province, killing two people and injuring four others, three of them severely, police said Sunday.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, World News, Vietnam,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Man severely burned in boat fire in Provincetown Harbor

The boat, which was near MacMillian Pier, had two males onboard, according to a statement from the Provincetown Public Pier Corp., the managing entity for the pier.


Related Topix: Provincetown, MA, Truro, MA

Man building lawn mower burned in explosion

It happened around 8 a.m. in the 7000 block of N. Johnson Road in Orleans Township, east of Belding.


Jerusalem Post

Audible explosion heard in Tel Aviv area; IDF checking if rocket fired

People in the Tel Aviv area reported hearing a loud explosion mid-day Sunday, though no rocket siren went off in the city before the blast.


KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Official: 3 killed in failed Afghan prison break

The chief of police for Zabul province in southeastern Afghanistan, Ghulam Saki Roghlewanai, says some explosives had been placed earlier near a prison wall.


Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News

The Age

China executes 8 on terrorism charges in Xinjiang

Beijing: Eight people convicted of terrorism, including three accused of masterminding last October's deadly vehicle explosion in Tiananmen Square, have been executed, China's state-run media said Saturday.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Terrorism

Dominion Post

Video shows fireworks accident at Eden Park

OUCH: St John ambulance officer attends to a man injured by fireworks at the Bledisloe Cup match at Eden Park.