Texas officials to launch criminal investigation into plant explosion
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Texas officials are launching a criminal investigation into the fertilizer plant explosion last month in West, Texas, the state Department of Public Safety said Friday.
Bangladesh workers see possible survivor in rubble
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Rescue workers in Bangladesh said Friday they may have found a female survivor buried amid the wreckage of a garment factory building that collapsed 17 days ago.
Lock repair to close part of Illinois River at least a week: Army Corps
CHICAGO (Reuters) – Barge shipping returned to normal this week on most of the Illinois River after spring floods, but lock repairs will halt navigation on a northern stretch for at least a week beginning on Friday, the Army Corps of Engineers and Coast Guard said.