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2 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

A small town in southwest Wyoming has been evacuated after an explosion and fire at a natural gas pipeline hub.


Related Topix: Lincoln County, WY

2 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

A Houston nursing home resident accused of using the armrest of his wheelchair to beat two of his roommates to death is facing a capital murder charge, police said Wednesday.


4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Officials say car bomb in northern Iraq kills 9

Authorities in Iraq say a car bomb has killed nine people belonging to an ethnic minority in the country's north.


Related Topix: Middle East, Iraq, World News

9 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

4 firefighters injured during blaze at Mississauga, Ont., warehouse

A firefighter watches an industrial fire in Mississauga, Ont. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.


Related Topix: Canada, Fire,

13 hrs ago |

East Beach closed on Easter Sunday as MoD carry out controlled explosion

EAST Beach was closed on Easter Sunday after seven pieces of Second World War ordnance and six as well as six machine guns, were found a quarter of a mile off shore by Michael King, 54, of Westcliff , who was out walking his dog.


17 hrs ago | ABC News

Bombing in Cairo Kills Senior Egypt Police Officer

Egyptian security officials say a senior police officer has died after an explosive device placed under his car went off in a western Cairo suburb.


18 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Child Killed In SW Okc House Fire, Explosion

Fire and rescue teams have recovered the body of a child who was inside an Oklahoma City home that caught fire early Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Weyburn This Week

More families call for public inquiry into two, fatal mill explosions in B.C.

Demands for a public inquiry into two fatal mill explosions will be taken to the streets of Prince George, B.C., on the second anniversary of one of the blasts.


Related Topix: Canada,

St. Cloud Times

Group: Deadly asteroids more frequent than thought

Deadly space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought - perhaps as often as once a century, according to new calculations by a non-profit group devoted to preventing Space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought, according to an estimate by a private group devoted to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Non-Profit, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology

KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for April 22, 2014

Today is Tuesday, April 22, the 112th day of 2014. There are 253 days left in the year.


Related Topix: Oklahoma

Cause Sought In Blast That Leveled Ohio Home

Authorities searching for the cause of a southwest Ohio explosion that leveled a vacant home began excavating rubble from the basement area.


Related Topix: Ohio, Fire

Star Tribune

No new safety laws 1 year after deadly Texas fertilizer plant explosion

It has been a year since a fire caused a huge explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant that killed 15 people, yet companies in the state can still store hazardous chemicals in flammable wooden containers in buildings without sprinklers and volunteer firefighters like those who rushed into that plant still aren't required to train how to fight such ... (more)


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Environmental Law, Law

Council chief on firearms charges

A parish council chairman has been charged with firearms offences after a hoard of weapons was found in a village home.



No JPII fever in Poland as canonization nears

His death triggered a massive outpouring of grief in Poland. His beatification, an explosion of pride and jubilation.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Marietta Times

Blast destroys vacant Ohio home, damages others

The Dayton Fire Department says it's looking into the cause of the blast that occurred at about 10:15 a.m. Monday.


Related Topix: Ohio, Fire

WCAX-TV Burlington

NYC jury hears tape defending 9/11 terror attacks

A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has also sued a former TV programming executive and two other industry figures.


Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Education Etc., Terrorism, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy

PG&E pleads not guilty in criminal case connected to fatal San Bruno explosion

PG&E pleaded not guilty on Monday to 12 criminal felony charges that it violated federal pipeline safety laws in connection with the fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno more than three years ago.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

ABC News

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban neighborhood in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Criminal Defense Law, Law, San Francisco, CA


Somali lawmaker killed in car bomb explosion

Authorities say a driver trying to park before an Easter concert at a packed Florida church inadvertently drove into the building and through a concrete outer wall and several pews, injuring about 20 people.


National Public Radio

Suicide Bombings, Attacks In Iraq Kill 19 People

Suicide bombings and other attacks across Iraq killed at least 19 people and wounded 36 on Monday, officials said, the latest in an uptick in violence as the country counts down to crucial parliament elections later this month.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News