So far, 10,000 state residents have been evacuated. If only we had infrastructure spending instead of tax cuts.
Fire burned throughout the night following the derailment of a Canadian National Railway train carrying propane and crude oil in northwestern New Brunswick.
A second large natural gas pipeline is located just feet away from the burning pipeline.
Eighty homes were evacuated on Monday night after a propane-ethanol pipeline exploded north of Erie, Illinois, causing no injuries, according to Erie fire officials.
Fifteen people were not immediately accounted for following multiple explosions and a fire at a propane tank refilling plant in central Florida, said John Harrell, a spokesman for the Lake County Sheriff's office. But by 2:00a.m., all of the plant's employees were accounted for.
Gulf of Mexico natural gas well catches fire; 44 workers safely evacuated after blowout.
An Exxon crude oil pipeline ruptured in a Mayflower, Arkansas subdivision on Friday, forcing the evacuation of 40 homes.
May 11, 1975 - news for the week ending. Final evacuation from Cambodia. South Vietnamese refugees still pouring out of the country. Senator McGovern visits Cuba. OAS talks of lifting Cuban sanctions by Summer. Last two Marines killed in Vietnam still in Saigon. Laos faces Communist takeover. Egypt moves to clear Suez Canal of wrecked ships from 1976 War.
A little happy news. Or at least, something optimistic and hopeful, if I dare. Digby wrote about this on the 4th: Hundreds of turtles and birds