EXPLOSION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EXPLOSION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Florida Georgia Line sued by Utah music promoter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58262992-78/explosion-florida-georgia-check.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58262992-78/explosion-florida-georgia-check.html.csp">Florida Georgia Line sued by Utah music promoter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T16:39:25.937-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah company behind Tooele County’s “Country Explosion” has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit in federal court, arguing that the road show manager for country duo Florida Georgia Line defamed its company and breached their contract. Country Explosion LLC filed the lawsuit last week in U.S. District Court. They are asking for at least $15 million from Florida Georgia Line and road show manager Troy Johnson. According to the complaint, Country Explosion LLC gave Johnson a $205,000 check on J...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58262992@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:39:25 MDT Blast at China car parts plant kills 68, hurts 187 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253817-68/explosion-factory-china-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253817-68/explosion-factory-china-killed.html.csp">Blast at China car parts plant kills 68, hurts 187</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GILLIAN WONG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Sixty-eight people were killed and nearly 200 others injured, most with severe burns, after an explosion Saturday at an automotive parts factory in eastern China that supplies General Motors, officials said. It was China’s most serious industrial disaster since a fire at a poultry plant killed 119 people in June last year. Saturday morning’s explosion occurred when more than 200 workers were on the site of the factory, which is in an industrial zone in the city of Kunshan, officials fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582538172014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253817@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 11:23:13 MDT Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp">Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH CORNFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:36:01.597-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • A propane tank on a food truck in Philadelphia exploded into a fireball, critically injuring a mother and daughter and sending at least nine others to the hospital, police said. The truck exploded Tuesday evening outside an auto body shop in the city’s Feltonville neighborhood. Authorities said a 42-year-old woman and her 17-year-old daughter, who were working on the food truck, were in critical condition Wednesday with burns across a substantial portion of their bodies. Also hosp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142433@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:36:01 MDT Ex-BP exec can be tried on obstruction charge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58133513-79/charge-rainey-oil-congressional.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58133513-79/charge-rainey-oil-congressional.html.csp">Ex-BP exec can be tried on obstruction charge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN McGILL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T13:08:02.438-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 01:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Orleans • A former BP executive can be tried on a charge that he obstructed a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill, a federal appeals court in New Orleans said in a ruling posted Monday. The case involves allegations David Rainey failed to disclose information from BP PLC indicating the amount of oil gushing into the Gulf after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion could have been far higher than estimates being made publicly. U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt had ruled ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581335132014-06-30T13:08:02.438-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-30T13:08:02.438-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58133513@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:08:02 MDT Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58114468-68/abuja-attacks-killed-nigeria.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58114468-68/abuja-attacks-killed-nigeria.html.csp">Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASHIR ADIGUN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T14:02:02.868-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 02:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Abuja, Nigeria • An explosion blamed on Islamic extremists rocked a shopping mall in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, on Wednesday and police said at least 21 people have been killed. The blast came as Nigerians were preparing to watch their country’s Super Eagles play Argentina at the World Cup in Brazil. Many shops at the mall have TV screens but it was unclear if the explosion was timed to coincide with the match, which started an hour later. Witnesses said body parts were scattered around the exit ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58114468@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:02:02 MDT