- Package explodes at NY prison guard's home; he suffers burns Updated: May-29-16 3:37 pm
FLOYD, New York - Authorities say an exploding package has injured a prison guard who found it near his central New York mailbox.
- Man injured in eastern Idaho nursery explosion Updated: May-28-16 7:26 pm
REXBURG, Idaho - Firefighters in eastern Idaho say a man was badly burned in an explosion at a plant nursery.
- UI police respond to apartment explosion that leaves 1 dead Updated: May-27-16 9:13 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - A University of Iowa spokeswoman says authorities are investigating an explosion and fire at a university-owned apartment that left one person dead.
- 8 automakers recall over 12M vehicles for Takata air bags Updated: May-27-16 9:56 am
DETROIT - Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.
- Explosion at chemical factory in India kills 2, injures 120 Updated: May-26-16 7:55 am
NEW DELHI - An explosion at a chemical factory in western India on Thursday killed at least two people and injured more than 120, officials said.
- State fines bulldozer company in deadly pipeline blast Updated: May-25-16 4:36 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - California regulators are seeking $40,250 in fines from an equipment contractor in a pipeline break that killed one of the company's workers.
- Omaha bills excavator for fighting fire after gas explosion Updated: May-25-16 10:51 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Omaha has billed a Minnesota excavation company nearly $104,000 for the costs of fighting a fire that erupted after a natural gas explosion.
- Feds: Pennsylvania couple had illegal fireworks after blast Updated: May-25-16 6:49 am
CENTRE HALL, Pennsylvania - A central Pennsylvania couple whose home was rocked by an explosion a week ago has been indicted on federal charges that they dealt in commercial grade fireworks - and tried to make them more powerful - without proper licensing.
- Police 'leaning' toward an intentional fire that killed 3 Updated: May-24-16 9:41 pm
THETFORD TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Investigators believe a fire that killed three people in April in northern Genesee County may have been intentionally set.
- Company: Highway damaged by pipeline blast to reopen Friday Updated: May-24-16 12:36 pm
GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania - The company that owns an underground natural gas pipeline that exploded into a massive fireball last month says a western Pennsylvania highway damaged in the blast should reopen by Friday.
- Authorities say 2 injured in Arkansas plant explosion Updated: May-24-16 2:29 am
CAMDEN, Arkansas - Authorities say two people have been injured in an explosion and fire at a defense technology manufacturing plant in southern Arkansas.
- Propane tank from grill explodes, burning Plympton man Updated: May-23-16 5:22 am
PLYMPTON, Massachusetts - Fire officials say a Massachusetts man sustained burns all over his body after a propane tank attached to a grill exploded at his home.
- No injuries in Garden City auto shop explosion Updated: May-23-16 12:30 am
BOISE, Idaho - Fire officials say an explosion at an automobile repair shop in Garden City has caused significant damage.
- Cedar Rapids man injured in apartment explosion Updated: May-21-16 6:07 pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Authorities say a 46-year-old man has been injured in an explosion inside his Cedar Rapids apartment.
- Official: 1 injured in explosion, fire at Lincoln home Updated: May-21-16 3:03 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A person has been injured in an explosion and fire at a home in Lincoln.
- Hawaii lab explosion investigation results delayed to June Updated: May-20-16 6:29 pm
HONOLULU - The University of Hawaii is announcing another delay for the results of an independent investigation into what caused a laboratory explosion that seriously injured a visiting researcher.
- Nampa woman dies after garage explosion Updated: May-20-16 5:38 pm
NAMPA, Idaho - A 92-year old Nampa woman who was severely burned in a Thursday garage explosion has died.
- Maintenance worker burned in school broiler explosion dies Updated: May-19-16 10:55 am
PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Jim Kenney is offering condolences to the family of a maintenance worker who died months after he was severely burned in a January boiler explosion at a Philadelphia elementary.
- Police: Las Vegas apartments evacuated after device found Updated: May-18-16 11:02 am
LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas police say an apartment building was evacuated after an improvised firework exploded in a man's hand and officers discovered another suspicious device.
- 2 dead after small plane crashes near airfield in Arizona Updated: May-18-16 5:20 am
MESA, Arizona - Two people were killed Tuesday evening after a small World War II-era plane crashed and exploded into flames near a Phoenix-area airport, authorities said.
- Fire, explosions destroy old auto body shop in Rumney Updated: May-18-16 3:23 am
RUMNEY, New Hampshire - An auto body shop that operated in Rumney for more than 60 years has been gutted by an early evening blaze that sparked several explosions inside the business.
- Blaze, blasts leave Long Island furniture warehouse in ruins Updated: May-18-16 3:20 am
WEST BABYLON, New York - Authorities are investigating after a fire and two small explosions blew the roof off a Long Island furniture warehouse.
- Police: Homeowner killed in explosion was making fireworks Updated: May-16-16 11:37 am
SURPRISE, Arizona - Authorities in the Phoenix suburb of Surprise say a man fatally injured in an explosion in his home was making fireworks before the blast.
- Authorities investigate suspicious fatal explosion, fire Updated: May-16-16 8:30 am
TOWN OF BURLINGTON, Wisconsin - Racine County sheriff's investigators are working to determine if a third person was a victim of a house explosion and fire in the Town of Burlington.
- Night-time blast wounds 4 in Istanbul Updated: May-16-16 3:19 am
ISTANBUL - Turkey's state-run news agency says four people were wounded overnight when a homemade device exploded in Istanbul.