Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion - LA Times

Sections:  news   u.s.   
Topics:  deaths   explosion   fertilizer   texas   texas explosion   
  • Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died. More
  • 3-D-printed gun fires real bullets
    A Texas group run by a self-described anarchist has posted what appears to be the first video of the live firing of a handgun created with a 3-D printer. The 53-second video shows a single shot being fired from The Liberator, a plastic handgun that, with the exception of its metal firing pin, was assembled from parts made with a 3-D printer, according to Defense Distributed. More
  • Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433
    Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
  • Abused disabled Iowa plant workers awarded $240M
    A Texas company has been ordered to pay 32 mentally disabled workers $240 million in damages for what government lawyers described as years of around-the-clock abuse. More
  • Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time'
    The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
  • Attack on Afghan hospital 'leaves 25 dead'
    At least 25 people have been killed and more than 50 wounded when gunmen attacked Afghanistan's biggest ... A health worker at the hospital, who managed to escape, said he heard a large explosion ...
    11/2/2021 - 6:51 am | View Link
  • IS attack on Kabul hospital leaves 7 dead, 16 wounded
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Islamic State militants set off an explosion at the entrance to ... Health officials said 16 people were wounded in the attack on the Sardar Mohammad Dawood Khan ...
    11/2/2021 - 5:02 am | View Link
  • More
  • Luciana Galvez (Fear) | Walking Dead Wiki | Fandom
    The man who set all this up... he drove trucks. Just like that one. (...) His way of giving people something to believe in. (...) He's gone. But we're trying to keep what he did alive. We are trying to turn it into something more.Luciana to Dylan about Clayton's mission. Luciana Galvez, affectionately referred to as Luci, is a main character and a survivor of the outbreak in AMC's Fear The ...
    11/29/2021 - 1:04 am | View Website
  • Oklahoma City bombing
    The Oklahoma City bombing was a domestic terrorist truck bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States, on Wednesday, April 19, 1995.Perpetrated by two anti-government extremists with white supremacist, right-wing terrorist sympathies, Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols, the bombing happened at 9:02 a.m. and killed at least 168 people, injured more ...
    11/28/2021 - 7:21 pm | View Website
  • Virginia Tech Shooting
    The attack left 32 people dead and more than a dozen wounded. In all, 27 students and five faculty members died in the massacre. ... Fertilizer explosion kills 581 in Texas.
    11/27/2021 - 9:59 pm | View Website
  • 10 Explosive Substances In Everyday Items
    The farming community was flattened, with 15 people killed, over 200 injured, and 500 homes turned into rubble. An area used to store dangerous chemicals, including ammonium nitrate, left behind a 28-meter-wide (93 ft) crater. The force created by the explosion was equivalent to a magnitude 2.1 earthquake.
    11/27/2021 - 11:15 am | View Website
  • Western gunslinger, Bat Masterson, fights in last shootout ...
    When the shooting stopped, both Brennan and the soldier were dead, and Masterson was badly wounded. Found to have been acting in self-defense, Masterson avoided prison. ... Fertilizer explosion ...
    11/26/2021 - 10:22 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News