Explosion

UK police: At least 19 dead, roughly 50 injured at Ariane Grande concert

LONDON (AP) — Greater Manchester Police say 19 people have been confirmed dead in an explosion at Manchester Arena that is being treated as a possible terrorist attack. Police said roughly 50...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Leak in line from gas well blamed in fatal Colorado blast

FIRESTONE – A home explosion that killed two people in Colorado was caused by odorless, unrefined natural gas leaking from an old pipeline, investigators said Tuesday, prompting the governor to...

DATE: May 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Oil-gas wells shut down after fatal Colorado home explosion

DENVER — An oil and gas company is shutting down more than 3,000 wells in northeastern Colorado as a precaution amid an investigation into a house explosion that killed two people. Anadarko...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Home explosion kills Rico resident

A home explosion Monday in Rico killed a resident inside, according to fire officials. The explosion occurred about 4:30 p.m. on 340 N. Piedmont St., at the north end of town, said Dolores Fire ...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man throws home-made bomb at Shanghai airport, injuring four others

BEIJING - A man detonated a home-made bomb in Shanghai’s busy Pudong International Airport on Sunday, injuring five people, including himself, the city government said. The airport’s management...

DATE: June 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Crews work to contain sheen after Oregon train derailment

SEATTLE – Environmental crews worked Saturday to contain a sheen of oil that appeared in the Columbia River along the Washington-Oregon border after a Union Pacific train derailed and caught fire,...

DATE: June 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Police hunt suspects in India temple fire that killed 110

PARAVOOR, India – Medical teams on Monday tended to hundreds of people injured in a massive fire that killed at least 110 people, while authorities searched for those responsible for illegally...

DATE: April 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Fireworks accident at temple in India kills more than 100

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India – The Hindu temple in southern India was packed with thousands for a religious festival early Sunday when the fireworks began – an unauthorized pyrotechnic display that...

DATE: April 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Istanbul bomber identified as militant with IS links

ISTANBUL – Turkey’s interior minister on Sunday identified the suicide bomber who killed four foreign tourists in Istanbul as a militant with links to the Islamic State group. Minister Efkan Ala...

DATE: March 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Restaurant explosion kills 89 people in India

NEW DELHI – At least 89 people were killed at a restaurant in central India on Saturday when a cooking gas cylinder exploded and triggered a second blast of mine detonators stored illegally nearby,...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

No explosions reported during truck fire

Neighbors living near the site of a truck fire earlier this week in the Bondad area reported hearing what they thought were explosions. “The tires on those trucks heat up enough so they pop quite...

DATE: April 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Home gas explosion prompts civil lawsuit

A La Plata County family that survived a home explosion last year north of Lemon Reservoir has filed a civil lawsuit against several gas companies that installed or serviced a propane system at the...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News