Authorities say emergency officials are responding to an explosion and fire possibly caused by a gas leak in downtown Durham, North Carolina.
People in the town where a gasoline explosion killed at least 79 people say the section of pipeline that gushed fuel has been a habitual gathering site for thieves, repeatedly damaged and patched like a trusty pair of jeans. See photos.
Paris Fire Department said rescuers have found a woman’s body under the rubble of a bakery in Paris that was blown apart by a powerful explosion, bringing the overall death toll to four.
Pictures from the scene showed smashed windows and scattered debris across the street, as fire crews evacuated people from apartments above the bakery.
More than 40 people were injured in an explosion Sunday night at a Japanese restaurant in northern Japan, police said.
A siren will go off in Bethesda this week, followed by likely muffled explosive blasting needed for Purple Line construction.
Authorities believe a natural gas explosion at a Virginia home caused a fire that has injured nine people.
An explosion and fire destroyed a coffee shop Friday in this rural south Georgia city, seriously injuring three people and prompting a warning from city officials for residents to avoid the downtown area.
Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez said Maduro was safe and unharmed but that seven people were injured in the apparent attack.
At a meeting organized by a group called Action in Montgomery and held at JoAnn Leleck Elementary School at Broad Acres Tuesday, several survivors described what they went through on the day of the tragedy, and what they’ve been dealing with since.
Surveillance video shows an iPhone exploding and catching fire in a Las Vegas store. Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Three people are dead after a car crashed into a tree and exploded in Charles County, Maryland, early Tuesday morning.
An explosion at a Laurel, Maryland, Olive Garden blew out the back wall of the restaurant and scattered debris across the parking lot and a nearby street around 1 p.m. Wednesday, authorities said.
The driver who was killed in the fiery tanker crash on Interstate 95 in Baltimore last week had the required certification, investigators say.
An explosion ripped through Mexico’s best-known fireworks market on the northern outskirts of the capital Tuesday.
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