West Fertilizer Plant Tragedy Prompts Gift From Michigan Fire DepartmentA Texas tragedy prompted a gift of caring all the way from Michigan to the Abbot Fire Department, which rushed to assist those affected by the blast in West last April.
Michigan Fire Department To Donate Fire Truck To Abbott, TexasA gift from a small town in Michigan will help replace a fire truck lost in the devastating fertilizer plant explosion in the town of West.
President Obama & Private Sector Try To Improve Safety After Deadly Explosion in WestPresident Barack Obama is ordering federal agencies to review safety rules at chemical facilities in response to the deadly April explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant.
Young Tornado & Plant Explosion Victims At Local CampOn the three-month anniversary of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West, some kids from that town, and another where disaster struck this past year, are enjoying summer camp in Fort Worth.
Watchdog Group Keeps Its Focus On NonprofitsDays after the Moore, Oklahoma tornado donations from across the country poured into the American Red Cross. But a watchdog group that keeps a close eye on non-profits, like the Red Cross, raised some red flags when they realized not all of the money would go to the victims of the Moore disaster.
Agency Investigating West Blast Finds Lax Regulation Of Chemicals A federal agency investigating the deadly April explosion at the fertilizer plant in West told a Senate committee Thursday that regulation of the dangerous chemicals used in the industry fall under a "patchwork" of standards.
Hundreds In West Seek FEMA Help Since Plant BlastNearly 800 people have sought Federal Emergency Management Agency help since a deadly fertilizer plant explosion decimated a Central Texas town.
Massive Demolition Of Blast-Damaged Homes In WestWork crews funded by a church are beginning an effort to knock down 50 unlivable homes in West, where a fertilizer plant explosion devastated the town.
ATF Accused Of Blocking Investigation Of West ExplosionThe ATF is under fire. It's among the lead agencies investigating the fire and explosion at the West Fertilizer Company plant that killed 15 people last month. Agents from another organization looking into the blast accuse the ATF of interfering and delaying their investigation.
Agency Studying West Fertilizer Plant Fire & Explosions To Prevent Similar OccuranceIt was one month ago when the West Fertilizer Company plant exploded, killing 15 people and injuring 200 others.
West One Month Later, Cause Of Blast Still UndeterminedAfter a nearly one month long investigation involving 29 state and federal agencies and more than 100 people, the state fire marshal and ATF say they have ruled the cause of the fire undetermined.