The Latest: Gas prices could increase on refinery closure

Jun 26, 2019

AAA says gasoline prices may increase after the announcement that a Philadelphia oil refinery will close after a devastating fire

Largest oil refinery on East Coast will close after fire

Jun 26, 2019

The owner of the largest oil refinery complex on the East Coast is telling officials that it will close the facility after a fire last week set off explosions and damaged the facility

8 killed, at least 16 wounded as explosions rock Somalia's capital

Jun 15, 2019

8 killed, at least 16 wounded as explosions rock Somalia's capital

Explosion at Russian TNT plant injures 79

Jun 1, 2019

Russia's health ministry says 79 people have been injured in an explosion in a plant manufacturing TNT

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions

May 27, 2019

Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital

Police: Man killed in Wichita shootout fired dozens of times

May 24, 2019

Wichita police say a 56-year-old man who died in a shootout with officers fired 52 rounds into common walls he shared with two neighbors

Small blast in French city of Lyon wounds 7; cause unclear

May 24, 2019

French local officials say an explosion on a busy street in the city of Lyon has injured seven people

US withdraws train crew proposal that came after explosions

May 24, 2019

The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members

Memorial to honor 4 men killed in Illinois plant explosion

May 10, 2019

A memorial is planned to honor four men from Illinois and Wisconsin who died in a silicone plant explosion

Communities hit by gas blasts get $80M to fix infrastructure

May 7, 2019

The utility blamed for a series of natural gas explosions in Massachusetts in September has agreed to pay $80 million to three communities to cover the costs of repairing roads and other infrastructure torn up during restoration efforts

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