Jun 13, 2016

Shanghai police identify suspect in airport explosion

Shanghai police say they’ve identified a 29-year-old inveterate gambler as the lead suspect behind a small explosion at the city’s main international airport that injured four people. A statement issued Monday on the police force’s microblog said Zhou Xingbai had traveled to Shanghai from ...

Mar 18, 2016

Chlorine suspected in reported blast at National Zoo

Fire department officials are investigating a report of an explosion at the National Zoo, but a zoo official says no people or animals were injured. Zoo spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson says a contractor working in a mechanical area next to the beaver and otter exhibits ...

Two men injured in explosion at Kobe pizza shop

Jan 14, 2016

Two men injured in explosion at Kobe pizza shop

Two men suffered burns to their faces and were rushed to hospital Thursday following an explosion at a pizza shop in Kobe, police said. The men, aged 24 and 36 and employees at the Chicago Pizza Co. outlet, were draining a gas cylinder when ...

Oct 7, 2015

Maldives arrests security pair over blast on president's boat

Maldivian authorities arrested two security personnel on Tuesday over an explosion aboard his boat that officials suspect was an assassination attempt against President Abdulla Yameen, a minister said Tuesday. Yameen’s security has been tightened in the wake of the Sept. 28 blast that wounded ...