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Smoke rises from the debris of a home that exploded in Stafford Township, N.J. on Feb. 24, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Gas Leak From Street Blamed In Stafford Township House Explosion That Hurt 15

Investigators say natural gas leaking from an underground main traveled into a New Jersey house, built up in its basement and exploded when it came in contact with an open flame from an appliance in the house.

02/25/2015

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Woman Suffers Serious Burns In Brentwood House Explosion

Ryan Flanagan was listed in stable condition in the intensive care unit with burns to her lower extremities.

02/23/2015

A massive blaze broke out after an explosion at a Brentwood gas station. (Credit: Michael Kramer)

Massive Blaze Breaks Out At Brentwood Gas Station

A massive fire caused significant damage to a Brentwood gas station. Firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to nearby fuel pumps.

12/22/2014

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Nissan Recalls More Than 52,000 Vehicles Over Faulty Air Bags

Nissan is recalling more than 52,000 vehicles for passenger air bags that can explode with too much force and send shards of metal into the passenger compartment.

11/09/2014

Ambulances outside of an explosion at a factory in Moonachie, New Jersey (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Small Explosion At NJ Factory Injures 4 Workers

The four-alarm blaze broke out around 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Crest Foam Industries building on Carol Place in Moonachie.

10/13/2014

The scene of a house fire and explosion in East Brunswick, NJ on Sept. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Find Body Inside Home After Fire, Explosion In East Brunswick

The explosion rocked the quiet neighborhood just after 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

09/17/2014

Fire investigators believe the fire that damaged this Port Washington home may have been deliberately set. (Credit: WCBS 880/Marla Diamond)

Port Washington Explosion Victim Identified As Husband Who Had Been Unaccounted For

Police have confirmed that the man found dead in an explosion in a Port Washington, Long Island garage last week was a resident who had been unaccounted for.

08/13/2014

Backyard view of explosion in Port Washington. (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Fire Officials: Deadly Port Washington Explosion Appears To Be Deliberate

Authorities are investigating what caused a massive explosion at a single-family house in Nassau County that killed one person and injured five firefighters.

08/06/2014

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2 Workers Hurt In Explosion At N.J. Pharmaceutical Lab

Two workers were hurt in an explosion so powerful, it shook homes more than a mile away, CBS 2 reported

08/02/2014

Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Rob Bennett/Office of Mayor of New York/Getty Images)

Report: East Harlem Probe Reveals Improper Training For Con Ed Workers

A state probe into the deadly East Harlem building explosion last March has revealed flaws in the training of Con Edison workers who handle underground natural gas pipes, according to a published report.

07/31/2014

Emergency responders on the scene of an electrical explosion at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on July 8, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

3 Injured In Explosion At Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Two people got “some kind of shock” and were taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center, according to an FDNY spokesman.

07/08/2014

White Plains Gas Station Rescue

State Trooper Credited With Saving Man After White Plains Gas Station Explosion

Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.

06/07/2014

Stony Brook University

2 Suffer Minor Injuries In Explosion At Stony Brook University Lab

According to the university, the explosion occurred around 4:30 p.m. at the second-floor lab inside the Earth & Science building during a routine science experiment.

05/15/2014

Authorities on the scene of an apparent explosion in North Brunswick, NJ on March 21, 2014 (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Authorities Have Few Answers After Explosion In North Brunswick

It happened around 4 a.m. outside a building in the area of Livingston Avenue.

03/21/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Autopsy Results Released For Victims In East Harlem Blast As Investigators Begin Tests At Site

The medical examiner said the seven victims died from either blunt trauma or smoke inhalation and classified their deaths as accidents. Results were still pending on the eighth victim.

03/17/2014

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