A 57-year-old man in Queens is lucky to be alive after a transformer explosion last week.
It is believed the blast may have been caused by a gas leak.
A wave of destructive energy shot across Lebanon’s capital.
An explosion at an electric power station in the New York City borough of Queens caused the sky to illuminate bright blue. While people wondered if aliens were arriving, the police department advised people to avoid the area around the power plant. It was the second major incident in the last six months, after a steam pipe explosion in July.
Dozens have been injured at a restaurant explosion in Sapporo, Northern Japan. The fire burned for six hours with more than twenty fire trucks. Some of the local residents described the sound as thunder or an earthquake. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation.
Kimberly Santleben-Stiteler celebrated her divorce, following 14 years of marriage, by blowing up her wedding dress. She was originally going to just set fire to it, but her father and brother-in-law convinced her otherwise.
A tank of alcohol exploded at the factory in Mexico City at 4pm local time, with 2000 people evacuated and only one injured.