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Jason Linkins

The Nightmare That Led To The Texas Plant Explosion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Yesterday, President Barack Obama attended both the opening of President George W. Bush's presidential library and the memorial service for those who ...

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...

Chris Kirkham

Texas Plant's Hazards Eluded Regulators For Nearly 30 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 04.25.2013 | Business

WEST, Texas -- Long before it captured national headlines as the scene of a lethal industrial explosion, the fertilizer plant on the edge of this cent...

Town Resident Describes Plant Explosion: 'You Think You're Dead'

Posted 04.21.2013 | Business

Derrick Hurtt, a lifetime resident of West, Texas, says the major plant explosion that rocked his small hometown last week left him feeling for a spli...

60 People Still Missing After Texas Explosion

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.19.2013 | Business

Officials are still searching for 60 people who remain unaccounted for following an explosion at the West Fertilizer Co. plant in Texas Wednesday nigh...

Report: Plant Where Deadly Blast Took Place Told The EPA There Was 'No' Risk Of Explosion

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 04.18.2013 | Business

Officials at the West Fertilizer Co. plant where a massive explosion killed as many as 15 people and injured more than 160 on Wednesday told the Envir...