Huge Gas Line Explosion Creates Inferno In San Francisco NeighborhoodA construction site gas line explosion ignited an inferno in a San Francisco neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, burning five buildings before crews were able to cap the gas.
San Francisco Explosion Shatters South Park WindowsA San Francisco man has been arrested for allegedly igniting an explosive device that shattered about 75 windows in the area of the city's South Park neighborhood, police announced Monday.
PG&E Employee Hospitalized By Exploding Transformer In HaywardA transformer exploded in Hayward on Wednesday night, injuring a PG&E employee who was working on nearby power lines, police and utility officials said.
Massive Search For SFO Worker After CO2 Tank Ruptures In Underground TunnelTwo plumbers were rushed to the hospital after a carbon dioxide canister ruptured inside an underground tunnel near San Francisco International Airport, leaving one unconscious and the other scrambling to save his co-worker's life.
Man Injured In Fireworks Explosion At San Jose Home ArrestedA man was arrested Monday leaving a hospital after he was injured in a fireworks explosion Sunday, police said.
San Jose Man Burns Off Fingertips With Fireworks In Garage; Homes EvacuatedTwo men were injured this afternoon, one of them seriously, in an explosion in the garage of a house in southeastern San Jose, police said.
One Injured In Explosion At Martinez Water PlantAn employee was injured Thursday morning by an explosion at the Martinez water treatment plant, according to a city news release.
Tanker Truck Explosion In Italy Kills 2, Injures Up To 70A tanker truck carrying flammable material exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna, killing at least two people and injuring up to 70.
Oxygen Tanker Truck Explosion In Santa Rosa Prompts EvacuationsAn explosion involving a tanker carrying oxygen at a Kaiser Permanente medical office facility in Santa Rosa Wednesday afternoon prompted evacuations and the temporary shut down of nearby U.S. Highway 101.
3 Hurt In Explosion Set Off By Man Smoking Pot In Butane Honey Oil LabAn explosion in Soquel on Tuesday afternoon was caused by a man smoking marijuana in a butane honey oil lab.
15 Hurt in 'Improvised Explosive Device' Attack Near TorontoTwo suspects detonated an "improvised explosive device" on Thursday, injuring at least 15 people inside a restaurant near Toronto police said.
Southwest Airlines Sought More Time For Engine InspectionsSouthwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights Tuesday in an engine failure that left a passenger dead.
FAA Orders Fan Blade Inspections After Fatal Southwest Jet Engine ExplosionThe FAA ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.
Two Men Seriously Injured In Explosion In Southwest AustinAustin-Travis County EMS on Sunday evening said they were responding to unconfirmed reports of an explosion in far southwest Austin.
'One Of My Nightmares': Pipe Bomb Attack Hits In NYC SubwayA would-be suicide bomber inspired by Islamic State extremists strapped on a crude pipe bomb, slipped unnoticed into the nation's busiest subway system and set the device off at rush hour Monday in a scenario that New York has dreaded for years, authorities said.