Fire Continues At East Texas Plant; 50K Under Evacuation OrderMore than 50,000 people in East Texas remained under a mandatory evacuation order Thursday as a fire continued to burn at a chemical plant, one day after two massive explosions there.
Hours After Initial Explosion, Texas Chemical Plant Endures AnotherThe southeast Texas chemical plant that exploded early Wednesday morning endured another flare-up just hours later.
SpaceX Starship Prototype "Mark 1" Explodes During Test In TexasThe SpaceX prototype upper stage built as a pathfinder for SpaceX's planned human-rated Starship rocket exploded during a pressurization test in Texas.
640K GM Pickups Recalled Because Seat Belts Can Cause Carpet FiresConcerns about possible fires has General Motors recalling more than 640,000 pickup trucks because hot gas from a high-tech seat belt can ignite the carpeting.
Fire Sprinkler Stops Flames After Explosion At McKinney ApartmentAround 10:38 p.m. Oct. 17, fire crews arrived at the complex on 1400 Eldorado Pkwy., where they found a window and patio doors blown out, and the sprinkler system activated.
Explosion Kills 3 On Private Land Used By HuntersAuthorities in northeast Texas say three people are dead following a weekend explosion on private land used by hunters.
All Workers Accounted For After Houston-Area ExxonMobil Plant FireIn a statement, the Irving-based company said the individuals who were hurt suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Harris County Hires More Prosecutors After Huge Chemical Plant FiresOfficials in Harris County have approved the hiring of additional assistant district attorneys to prosecute environmental crimes following two major chemical plant fires.
West Fertilizer Explosion Memorial To Be Dedicated This WeekendCeremonies will be held this weekend in a Central Texas town to remember the 15 people killed in a 2013 fertilizer plant fire and explosion.
Lawmakers Consider New Safety Mandates After Deadly Natural Gas Explosion In DallasToday, Texas lawmakers will hear three proposals that would force natural gas companies to be more accountable for safety and transparency.
Explosion And Fire Levels Home In Rural Tarrant CountyLate Saturday night emergency crews were still on the scene where an explosion and fire completely destroyed a home in Benbrook.