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Investigators: 2013 West Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Caused By Arson

Suzannah GonzalesReuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 05.11.2016 | Crime

(Reuters) - A blast that killed 15 people three years ago triggered by a fire at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas was a criminal act, a Bureau of Alc...

GOP, Chamber of Commerce and Fox News: Did They Play a Role in the Fertilizer Plant Deaths?

Art Levine | Posted 06.26.2013 | Green
Art Levine

The evidence is now overwhelming that lax enforcement was abetted by the seven state and Federal agencies that looked the other way or failed to see its 270 tons of potentially explosive ammonium nitrate.

Huffington This Week: The View From West

Arianna Huffington | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business
Arianna Huffington

This week, Chris Kirkham and Ben Hallman look at the tragic explosion of the fertilizer plant in West, Texas that left 14 people dead and a town grasping for answers. And Mallika Rao writes about Santa Monica's Local Wellbeing Index, an approach to governing "with a citizen's inner life in mind."

Owner Of Deadly Texas Plant Sued

Reuters | Jim Forsyth | Posted 04.24.2013 | Business

April 23 (Reuters) - The owner of a fertilizer plant that exploded last week killing 14 people and destroying dozens of homes and an apartment complex...

PHOTOS: Tragic Explosion Conjures Memories Of Historic Disaster

Posted 04.18.2013 | Green

From Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer: An explosion at a West, Texas, fertilizer plant that injured more than 100 and killed an estimate...