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Cleanup Continues At Mercer County Explosion Site

An explosion in Mercer County killed one man and sent a fuel tank flying, which narrowly missed a home Monday afternoon.

08/20/2013

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Child Burned By Trashcan Explosion

A child was burned by an explosion in Butler County Monday night.

08/19/2013

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1 Killed In Mercer Co. Plant Explosion

A 10,000-gallon fuel oil tank has exploded at a western Pennsylvania industrial park and gone flying across a road, killing a worker who was welding nearby.

08/19/2013

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Explosion Reportedly Rips Part Of Roof Off Of Derry Twp. Plant

An explosion sent emergency crews to a plant in Westmoreland County late Wednesday evening.

07/24/2013

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Local Experts Discuss Train Safety

Rail car brakes scream across the Conway Rail Yards as tankers loaded with hazardous chemicals roll to join the trains that will carry them to points unknown west.

07/08/2013

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Derailment, Blast Near Baltimore Rattles Homes

A CSX freight train crashed into a trash truck and derailed Tuesday in a Baltimore suburb and the explosion that followed rattled homes at least a half-mile away, sending a plume of smoke into the air that could be seen for miles, officials and witnesses said.

05/28/2013

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Experts Detail Potential Dangers Of Gas Grills

The last thing you want to happen when you go to cook some steaks or burgers for your family is a grill fire.

04/25/2013

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Local Volunteer Firefighters React To Texas Plant Explosion

On a February night in 2011, a patch of Independence Township exploded into a fireball.

04/18/2013

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Dozens Injured In Plant Explosion In Texas

A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco on Wednesday night injured dozens of people and sent flames shooting into the night sky, leaving the factory a smoldering ruin following a blast that damaged buildings for blocks in every direction.

04/18/2013

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Officials Plan To Increase Security For Pittsburgh Marathon

Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss had his regularly scheduled briefings with his top security chiefs today, but the Boston bombings were uppermost in their minds as Pittsburgh’s own marathon looms next month.

04/16/2013

Runners gather near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Runners Still In Shock After Boston Marathon Bombings

Police are still investigating after two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. KDKA-TV’s Andy Sheehan ran the Boston Marathon and finished minutes before the explosions went off.

04/16/2013

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Officials: No Unexploded Bombs At Boston Marathon

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says no unexploded bombs were found at the Boston Marathon. He says the only explosives were the ones that went off Monday.

04/16/2013

Police and runners stand near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 28 injured after at least two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Local Runners Describe Terrifying Moments At Boston Marathon

According to the Boston Marathon, there are more than 50 people from Pittsburgh who were signed up to run in the race. One of them was a local med student.

04/16/2013

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3 Dead, At Least 130 Injured In 2 Bombings Near Boston Marathon Finish Line

Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and injuring more than 130 in a bloody scene of shattered glass and severed limbs that raised alarms that terrorists might have struck again in the U.S.

04/15/2013

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Police: Fatal Shadyside High Rise Fire Intentionally Set

Pittsburgh Police say the explosion and fire that resulted in one death and two injuries at a Shadyside high rise was the result of a man who disconnected a gas flex line behind his kitchen stove, leaving the gas valve open.

03/21/2013

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