Explosion

New charges filed against SF paramedic arrested in Excelsior explosion

New charges were filed Tuesday against a San Francisco Fire Department paramedic…

 

Explosion near one of Islam’s holiest sites in Saudi Arabia

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An explosion went off outside one of…

 

Forensic expert suggests explosion downed EgyptAir jet

CAIRO — Body parts recovered from the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804…

 

Explosion in Ankara kills at least 28, wounds 61 others

ANKARA, Turkey — A car bomb went off in the Turkish capital…

Activists say IS damages ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

BEIRUT — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple,…

Rush-hour Bangkok bombing at busy shrine kills 18, hurts 117

BANGKOK — A bomb exploded Monday within a central Bangkok shrine that…

Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit: A complex mystery

WASHINGTON — A rocket's dead, blown to bits in public view. Now…

Blast hits Southern California refinery

An explosion rocked an Exxon Mobil refinery on Wednesday morning, triggering a…

Oil train with safety upgrades derails and explodes in West Virginia

Fires were still burning more than a day after an oil train…

Minor explosion at Amgen sends 2 to hospital

Two Amgen Inc. employees were transported to a hospital this afternoon after…

Copper theft seen as source of UC Berkeley outage

Power was restored to most of the University of California, Berkeley, on…

Massive explosions rock central Florida gas plant

TAVARES, Fla. — After hearing two explosions, maintenance worker Gene Williams looked…

1 dead, 77 hurt in La. plant explosion

GEISMAR, La. -- A ground-rattling explosion Thursday at a chemical plant in…

Manhole boom reportedly not a blast

A boom followed by a flash and smoke from a Financial District…