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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 jud...

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

Rick Tumlinson | Posted 06.30.2015 | 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 06.29.2015 | 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 06.04.2015 | World

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

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

Sandi Bachom | Posted 06.01.2015 | 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 05.26.2015 | 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 05.12.2015 | 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 Ci...

'Green News Report' - May 7, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.07.2015 | 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,...

Gas Pipeline Explosion In California Injures Dozens

AP | SCOTT SMITH and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ | Posted 06.17.2015 | Crime

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A large gas pipeline exploded into a tower of fire Friday in Central California, closing both directions of a major highway in...

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 Seeks Man After Explosion Near Colorado Springs NAACP

AP | Posted 01.07.2015 | Black Voices

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities are looking for a man who may have information about a homemade explosive that someone set off near the C...

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...

Texas Oil Field Explosion Kills 2, Injures 9

AP | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green

MENTONE, Texas (AP) — A buildup of pressure caused an explosion as workers were changing a wellhead Wednesday at a West Texas oil field, killing two...

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.

2 Teens Hospitalized In Home Explosion

AP | Posted 02.17.2014 | Crime

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say two teenage boys have been hospitalized with serious injuries after apparently experimenting with explosive materi...

Revealed: Why Does Tomato Sauce Explode in the Microwave? (Video)

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 04.15.2014 | Science
Jon Hotchkiss

It's times like this I wish I had a much taller dog. If you put a cup of water into the microwave to heat it up, it generally does not explode. That...

Explosion Reported At Manufacturing Plant

AP | Posted 02.10.2014 | Crime

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — An explosion resulting in injuries has been reported at a ball bearing plant in the southwestern New Hampshire town of Pet...