A Golf Cart May Have Sparked The Deadly West, Texas Explosion

Authorities in Texas today announced that the cause of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in the small town of West has been determined to be... undetermined. At the moment, anyway. There are three causes they cannot yet rule out: an intentional act, an issue with the plant's electrical system, and a golf cart. » 5/16/13 6:03pm 5/16/13 6:03pm

Why Was A Paramedic Charged With Explosives Possession In West, Texas? …

Although they have not said it is related to the fertilizer plant explosion last month, federal authorities have charged a paramedic in the town of West, Texas with possession of an explosive device. What's going on? » 5/10/13 12:07pm 5/10/13 12:07pm

Aerial Photo Shows Extent Of West, Texas Explosion

Last night's West, Texas fertilizer explosion created a massive fireball (as shown in videos) that we knew caused massive damage. This aerial photo, annotated with some before shots and video, shows just how expansive the damage was. » 4/18/13 9:11pm 4/18/13 9:11pm

Why Every Texan Knows Exactly Where West, Texas Is

As soon as I heard there was an explosion in West, Texas at a fertilizer plant my thoughts were with the people there, but like many Texans what I know best about West is the world famous Czech Stop gas station and bakery. Then I saw this photo and I stopped breathing for a moment. » 4/18/13 8:15am 4/18/13 8:15am

Video Of Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Captured By Dad In Truck…

A man behind the wheel of a pickup truck apparently captured video of the massive fertilizer plant explosion that destroyed buildings and left possibly dozens of people injured or dead in the small town of West, Texas this evening. » 4/18/13 12:15am 4/18/13 12:15am