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Officials Warn Against Homemade Fireworks

If you’re looking for a bigger boom from your fireworks this Independence Day, leave it to the professionals.

06/27/2014

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Authorities: Blast at Ill. Plant Hurts 2 People

Two people are hospitalized after a reported explosion at the Olin Brass casting site in the southwestern Illinois city of East Alton.

05/27/2014

Fire crews on the scene of a fire/explosion at a building on Menard in Soulard. (Photo credit: Afton Spriggs/KMOX)

Unlicensed Crew Caused Soulard Explosion

South Dakota based group, did not have a permit nor license officials say.

02/07/2014

SE Missouri Bridge Explosion Under Investigation

No one was hurt but people living near the bridge on County Road 459 reported hearing a loud noise.

08/12/2013

A series of explosions outside the US Bank Plaza building in downtown St. Louis prompted the evacuation of several hundred people Tuesday.

Underground Explosions Clear Downtown St. Louis Building

A series of explosions outside the US Bank Plaza building in downtown St. Louis has prompted the evacuation of several hundred people.

06/25/2013

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Lawsuit Filed In Deadly KC Explosion

19-year old woman died in February 19 restaurant explosion.

06/02/2013

Fertilizer Plant Explosion In West, Texas

Overnight America: April 18th, 2013 – Adam Winkler, Dave White, Jennifer LeClaire, Matt Carlson, K.C. Poulin

KEYE-TV reporter Adam Winkler from Austin, TX brought us live coverage from West, TX about the Fertilizer Plant Explosion that has reportedly injured over 100 people and killed dozens. Movie Critic Dave White from Movies.com […]

04/18/2013

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St. Louisan Who Witnessed Boston Explosions Talks to KMOX

There were a number of people from the St. Louis area at the Boston Marathon Monday.

04/16/2013

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Homes Evacuated After Ark. Oil Pipeline Ruptures

Authorities are working to clean up an oil spill in central Arkansas after a pipeline ruptured.

03/29/2013

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UPDATE: Three Released From Hospital After Explosion in Granite City

Nearly a dozen workers at Amsted Rail, formerly known as American Steel Foundries, are being treated at local hospitals after an explosion at the plant Thursday.

03/07/2013

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