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Va. Man Sentenced to 5 Years for Explosion at Sandwich Shop

A 25-year-old man accused of causing a massive explosion in a Lorton, Va. sandwich shop has been sentenced to five years in prison.

12/19/2013

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Hydrogen Tank Explosion Injures 1 in Manassas

One person has been injured after a hydrogen tank exploded at a Prince William County research site, shooting through the ceiling and crashing back into the building.

09/23/2013

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Police: Fireworks to Blame For Explosion Reports in D.C.

D.C. police are blaming a backpack of fireworks for reports of an explosion.

06/24/2013

READ: Train Derailment Causes Massive Explosion

NTSB: Rail Crossing Stop Signs Faded, Displaced

A preliminary report on the train derailment in Rosedale says stop signs at a rail grade crossing were faded and displaced.

06/12/2013

READ: Train Derailment Causes Massive Explosion

CSX: Md. Train Explosion Caused By Chemical Cargo

Train operator CSX Transportation on Wednesday pointed to a hazardous chemical in a rail car as the source of an explosion on a derailed train near Baltimore that sparked a fire, rattled homes and damaged buildings. A company spokesman said officials still weren’t sure what caused the sodium chlorate to explode in the first place, but it ignited another chemical in a second car.

05/30/2013

ce and runners stand near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Explosion: Locate Loved Ones

Many are still trying to locate loved ones that may have been participating in or attending the event.

04/15/2013

Explosion at the Boston Marathon. (credit: CBS News)

3 Dead, Dozens Injured As Bombs Explode Near Boston Marathon Finish Line

Two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon have resulted in injuries.

04/15/2013

Outside the White House, April 15, 2013. (Photo credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Secret Service Shuts Down Pennsylvania Avenue After Boston Marathon Explosions

The White House says President Barack Obama has been notified about the explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, and that he has called Boston’s mayor and the Massachusetts governor to express his concern for those injured in the explosions.

04/15/2013

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Police Searching for Suspect in Sub Shop Explosion

Police are searching for a man seen running from a fiery explosion at a sub shop in Fairfax County that injured one person Wednesday morning.

02/06/2013

The crew of Space Shuttle Columbia's mission STS-107 take a break from their training regime to pose for the traditional crew portrait. Seated in front are astronauts Rick D. Husband (L), mission commander; Kalpana Chawla, mission specialist; and William C. McCool, pilot. Standing are (L to R) astronauts David M. Brown, Laurel B. Clark, and Michael P. Anderson, all mission specialists; and Ilan Ramon, payload specialist representing the Israeli Space Agency. Columbia broke up upon re-entry to earth February 1, 2003.   (Photo by NASA/Getty Images)

NASA’s Toughest Question: If Shuttle is Doomed, Do You Tell the Crew?

A NASA top official wrestled with what he thought was a hypothetical question: What should you tell the astronauts of a doomed space shuttle Columbia?

02/01/2013

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