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Explosion Aboard Jerusalem Bus Injures 16 People

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 04.18.2016 | World

JERUSALEM, April 18 (Reuters) - An explosion tore through a bus in Jerusalem on Monday and set a second bus on fire, wounding 16 people in what an Isr...

Man Could Be First Person In Centuries To Be Killed By Meteorite

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 02.08.2016 | World

A man in India died on Saturday due to a fallen object that could have been a meteorite, officials said. The object apparently prompted a mysterious ...

Confusion As London Bus Is Blown Up For New Jackie Chan Movie

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.07.2016 | Weird News

Londoners were caught off guard on Sunday morning when a bus was blown up on one of the English capital's bridges. The iconic double decker was explod...

Gas Leaks, the Clean Power Plan & Fracking

Elizabeth Glass Geltman | Posted 01.10.2016 | Green
Elizabeth Glass Geltman

As the country moves to reduce our carbon footprint, we need to create incentives to use renewable energy sources, upgrade existing natural gas infrastructure so gas used is safe and avoid increased reliance on fracking.

This Week in World War I January 2-9, 2016

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 01.02.2016 | World
Joseph V. Micallef

The United States government had issued a declaration of neutrality at the outbreak of hostilities in 1914. Woodrow Wilson would spend the period from 1914 through 1917 trying to keep the United States out of the war.

If You Like To Blow S*** Up, Check Out These Chemistry GIFs

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 09.28.2015 | Science

Chemistry can be a blast--literally. Just consider what happens when you seal dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) in a bottle and submerge it in hot wate...

China's Anger Management Problem

Lara Farrar | Posted 08.17.2015 | World
Lara Farrar

The tension is tangible and contagious. Personally, I have had outbursts of rage here that have never happened outside of Chinese borders. Towards taxi drivers. Landlords. Cashiers. When the tension passes, I stop and wonder where it came from.

Bombs And 'Nazi Imagery' Found After Explosion

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.07.2015 | Crime

Authorities in New York say they found white supremacist propaganda in a garage where a former corrections officer blew his leg off last month. A judg...

SpaceX - Fall Down, Get Back Up - Unless Congress Keeps Them Down

Rick Tumlinson | Posted 06.30.2016 | Science
Rick Tumlinson

A rocket can be fixed. A mindset has to be changed or those holding it made irrelevant.

Taiwan Probes Water Park Fire As Tally Of Injured Skyrockets

Reuters | Posted 06.28.2016 | World

By J.R. Wu and Pichi Chuang TAIPEI, June 28 (Reuters) - The number of party revelers injured in a fire at a Taiwan water park rose to ...

Explosion At Ghana Gas Station Kills Around 90 People

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2016 | World

By Matthew Mpoke Bigg and Kwasi Kpodo ACCRA, June 4 (Reuters) - An explosion at a petrol station in Ghana's capital Accra killed about...

Single Mom of 3 Finds Hope Two Months After East Village Explosion

Sandi Bachom | Posted 05.28.2016 | Fifty
Sandi Bachom

Diane did not tell her three small children that on the night of March 27, the only home they had ever known was gone.

The Resilience of McKenzie Roese

Elizabeth Denham and Andrea Norlander | Posted 05.26.2016 | Women
Elizabeth Denham and Andrea Norlander

Roese did not know that her entire apartment was destroyed until the next day. Up to the point where she went back to the East Village on Friday, she believed that she would be able to walk through the skeleton of the building to see what she could salvage. When she went back, she witnessed the collapsed building in total ruin. She had lost everything.

"Green News Report" - May 12, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.12.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Explosion, fire and oil spill at nuclear plant just outside New York City...

'Green News Report' - May 7, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.07.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Huge, political clean sweep for social progressives in Alberta, Canada, h...

This Slow-Mo Explosion Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 02.26.2015 | Science

It's not hard to guess what happens when a firecracker stuffed inside a rubber band ball blows up--but it sure is fun to watch. Especially in slow...

FBI Respond To Blast Near Colorado Springs NAACP Chapter

Reuters | Posted 01.06.2015 | Black Voices

DENVER, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Authorities on Tuesday investigated an explosion near a building housing a chapter of the NAACP civil rights group in Colora...

Good Samaritan Rescues 3 From Burning Car Moments Before Explosion

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.14.2014 | Good News

This man's quick instincts and courage helped him save three lives -- just in the nick of time. Rui Gouveia, 41, a corrections officer from Fairha...

SpaceX Fail? Great!

Greg Autry | Posted 10.25.2014 | Technology
Greg Autry

Testing a truly new rocket has always involved failure. In fact, the development of any complex and innovative product should feature an iterative development process. By definition such a process is "failure driven."

Countdown: Deadliest Chemical Accidents Since 2009

Diana Ruiz | Posted 10.19.2014 | Green
Diana Ruiz

It's been a year since Obama signed an executive order directing federal agencies to modernize chemical plant safety and security policies. Since then federal agencies tasked with developing new requirements for all chemical facilities in the United States have moved painfully slow.

Turkey's Erdogan Prepares for Another Showdown After Mine Accident

James Stafford | Posted 07.20.2014 | World
James Stafford

The mining accident has already reinvigorated the corruption scandal and the investigations that had been largely quashed by Erdogan in the run-up to 30 March local elections, in which the AKP won an unexpectedly significant victory.

The New Host Of 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire' Could Kick Your Ass

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.02.2014 | TV

"Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" may be getting its most badass host since Regis chucked up the deuces. After the news broke that Cedric the Entert...

Jessica Goodman

How 'Real World: Ex-Plosion' Blows Up A Once-Relevant Reality Format

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.02.2014 | TV

For "Real World: Ex-plosion," seven strangers were picked to live in a house ... with their exes. It's a story we've heard over and over again from MT...

Blowing Up Snowman In Slow-Motion Is The Best Way To End Winter

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.21.2014 | Comedy

Frosty is a snowman. Snowmen are a symbol of the cold winter that has gone on too long. It is officially spring now. Kiss your snowy *ss goodbye, Fros...

New Jersey Explosion Serves As Reminder for Safety Vigilance

Brigham A. McCown | Posted 05.06.2014 | Business
Brigham A. McCown

By requiring increased implementation of new technologies tied to detailed procedures, we can increase safety for everyone involved, from utility personnel and construction workers to the general public.