We expect to learn more about the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas last month.
Preliminary results of the investigation will be announced by state fire marshals and the ATF later today.
The explosion killed 15 people and injured dozens. Investigators have already ruled out a natural cause,... more »
Help is on the way to victims in the town of West, Texas from country music icon Willie Nelson.
Hundreds of fans lined up for Nelson's 80th birthday concert at the "Backyard" in Austin.
The sold out show took on extra special meaning: all proceeds are going to the... more »
A crowd packed a church in the town of West, Texas to remember a fire captain killed in the fertilizer plant explosion.
They honored the life of Dallas firefighter, Captain Kenny Harris, Junior. Harris was off duty last Wednesday night, but offered his assistance as a volunteer firefighter. The 52... more »
A funeral will be held for the fire captain killed in the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion.
Captain Kenneth Harris, Junior, 52, will be the first person laid to rest following the explosion that leveled a large portion of West last week. Harris was a veteran of the Dallas Fire... more »
WEST, Texas (AP) - Officials say it'll be some time before they know how many people have been killed in a fertilizer plant explosion in the town of West, Texas. Firefighters were already at the plant battling a fire when the explosion happened Wednesday night.
It was so strong it... more »
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A harrowing train crash in West Texas that killed four war veterans unfolded in a rapid-fire 20 seconds - from the time the crossing bells and lights activated to the collision. The National Transportation Safety Board released a detailed timeline Saturday, pieced together from video images... more »
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A judge has rejected a plea deal that would have resolved Willie Nelson's marijuana possession case in West Texas with a fine, saying the country singer shouldn't get what she considers special treatment.
Nelson was arrested in November after a Border Patrol agent said... more »