Jordanian government reassures citizens about the situation in Aqaba

Al Ittihad – Abu Dhabi The Minister of State for Information Affairs, the official government spokesman, Faisal Al-Shboul, said that the competent authorities are currently carrying out sterilization and disinfection of the gas leak accident site in the port of Aqaba. Speaking to Jordan TV, Shboul added that the competent authorities imposed a 5 km … Read more

1,100-pound bomb removed from roof of Kharkiv apartment block

Combat engineers and rescuers removed an unexploded bomb trapped in an apartment building in Kharkiv on Thursday, June 23, Ukrainian officials said. According to Ukraine’s State Emergency Service (SES), the unexploded bomb, a FAB-500, weighed 1,100 pounds and was carrying 660 pounds of explosives, enough to demolish the entire nine-story apartment building. A pyrotechnics team … Read more

Murder Charges in Deadly St. Louis Fireworks Explosion | St. Louis Subway News | Saint Louis

click to enlarge St. Louis County Police Terrell Cooks, left, and Seneca Mahan are charged with murder after the house where they ran a fireworks manufacturing operation exploded on Friday. The St. Louis County Attorney’s Office charged two men with murder for running an illegal fireworks manufacturing operation that exploded Friday, killing four people, three … Read more

‘Missing before my eyes’: Bangladesh fire unit decimated by explosion

SITAKUNDA: Firefighter Rakibul Hasan Bappy’s engine was the first to reach a burning container yard in Bangladesh. After a devastating explosion, every other member of his 15-man crew is now dead, missing, or injured. The 22-year-old, who joined the fire service three years ago, was ordered to turn up the water pressure moments before the … Read more

Australian skipper Aaron Finch on Tim David

melbourne [Australia]May 31 (ANI): Australia’s men’s white ball captain Aaron Finch believes Tim David’s ability to hit from the first ball is quite a rare skill in the sport. The 26-year-old Singaporean-born Australian was recently part of the Mumbai Indians team in the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League. He scored 186 runs in … Read more

Sussex sign Obed McCoy as their fifth foreign T20 Blast player

London [UK]May 27 (ANI) – Sussex signed West Indies pacemaker Obed McCoy as their fifth foreign player for their T20 Blast campaign on Friday. Counties can register up to three foreign players simultaneously, but only two in a single playing XI and Sussex had initially planned to split their Blast slots between Mohammad Rizwan and … Read more

Florida Power Company pleads guilty in worker’s death case – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – A Florida corporation has pleaded guilty to charges of knowingly violating an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule. The criminal charge related to an explosion at a coal-fired power plant in 2017 that killed five workers. Tampa Electric Company (TECO) operates several facilities in Florida, including Big … Read more

Fire at Summerset Marine Construction, explosion at Eagle

Three civilian workers and three firefighters were injured in a massive explosion and fire Thursday at a construction company in Waukesha County. The explosion and fire started shortly before 8 a.m. at Summerset Marine Construction on Chapman Lane in Eagle. No deaths were reported. Two workers were taken to hospital, one with serious injuries. Summerset … Read more