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Chemical Explosion

China Blast Zone Evacuated Over Contamination Fears

AP | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.15.2015 | World

TIANJIN, China (AP) -- New small explosions rocked a disaster zone in the Chinese port of Tianjin on Saturday as teams scrambled to clear dangerous c...

Man Loses Hands In Apartment Explosion

Posted 09.20.2013 | Crime

A man blew off both of his hands Friday morning when some chemicals he combined exploded inside his apartment, Boston police say. Authorities are i...

A Farmer's Perspective on the Texas Fertilizer Explosion

John W. Boyd Jr. | Posted 06.19.2013 | Green
John W. Boyd Jr.

As a fourth-generation farmer, growing corn, wheat and soybeans across three counties in Southside Virginia, I cannot be oblivious to the news of death and destruction our essential business can experience.