HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvanians living downstream may not often think about what could happen if something goes wrong with one of the state's many dams, but threats to life and property are...
1 confirmed dead and 3 unaccounted for after large portion of a hotel under construction in New Orleans collapses
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — 1 confirmed dead and 3 unaccounted for after large portion of a hotel under construction in New Orleans collapses.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent review of United Nations operations in the years before hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims fled a violent crackdown by Myanmar's military concluded that...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah couple and five of their nine children are recovering from injuries after the balcony on their home collapsed.
Spring City police say the accident occurred about...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley filed a lawsuit Thursday against the St. Louis Housing Authority over conditions at a low-income housing complex, alleging problems that include rodent and pest infestations, mold and structural failures.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico regulators have given the operator of a coal-fired power plant nearly two weeks to explain the cause of the structural failure of a coal silo last month.
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The investigation into the cause of a structural failure of a coal silo at a power plant in northwestern New Mexico is ongoing, but the plant's operator says repairs are underway.
Officials with Public Service Co. of New Mexico say insurance will pay for repairs, with the exception of a $2 million deductible the utility must cover. That will come out of the utility's operations and maintenance budget.
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — One of the units at a coal-fired power plant that serves customers in the southwestern United States has been taken offline as officials investigate a structural failure in one of its coal silos.
Public Service Co. of New Mexico confirmed Tuesday that the failure over the weekend at the San Juan Generating Station resulted in a fire and some damage that was limited to an area around the silo.
There were no injuries and utility officials say customers aren't being affected.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One year after the worst structural failures at a major U.S. dam in a generation, federal regulators who oversee California's half-century-old, towering Oroville Dam say they are looking hard at how they overlooked its built-in weaknesses for decades.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Officials and residents of two central Michigan counties that were damaged by severe weather are beginning recovery efforts as floodwaters recede.
Isabella and Midland counties experienced flash flooding due to thunderstorms Thursday night and Friday morning. The Tittabawasee and Chippewa rivers receded below flood stage early Tuesday, but numerous roads in the area remained closed due to structural failures and standing water.
GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A National Transportation Safety Board report on the deadly sinking of a Massachusetts fishing vessel says it likely was caused by structural failure of the boat's wooden hull and flooding.
The NTSB and the Coast Guard on Thursday released reports into the Dec. 3, 2015, sinking of the 51-foot Orin C.