Explosion on Bulk Carrier Kills Seven Off Moroccan Coast: Investigation Underway

Jorf Lasfar, Morocco – Seven people tragically lost their lives in a devastating explosion aboard a Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier off the coast of Morocco on May 30th. The incident occurred on the vessel, anchored eight miles from the Port of Jorf Lasfar, shortly after 10:00 local time. Following reports of an explosion from the crewmembers … Read more

Boat Explosion in Portsmouth Leaves 2 Seriously Injured and Starts Fire: Safety Reminders Given by Coast Guard

Portsmouth, Virginia – An unfortunate incident unfolded outside United Shipboard Alterations and Repairs in Portsmouth as a boat explosion during maintenance work led to a flurry of emergency vehicles arriving at the scene. The general manager of the facility revealed that preparations were underway to ready the boat for the upcoming season, with plans to … Read more

Explosive Neighbors: Man Arrested for Arson and Possessing Bombs in Palm Coast

Palm Coast, Florida – In the early hours of January 27, 2022, an explosion rocked the neighborhood around Poppy Lane in Palm Coast, prompting a significant response from law enforcement agencies. The blast, caused by an improvised explosive device planted in a front yard, led to the arrest of Jason Robert Burns, a 49-year-old resident, … Read more

Skull fractures among numerous injuries discovered in dead whale off New Jersey coast

A dead whale found on the shores of New Jersey had suffered a fractured skull and multiple other injuries, according to experts who conducted an examination of the marine animal. The discovery of the whale with such severe injuries has raised concerns among marine biologists and wildlife conservationists in the area. The whale, identified as … Read more

Explosion at French Oilseed Plant Leaves One Seriously Injured on Southern Coast

A serious explosion rocked an oilseed plant in Sète near Montpellier, France on April 10, leaving one person critically injured. The incident occurred at a Saipol facility along the southern coast of France. According to statements released by Saipol, the explosion took place in the esterification unit during a maintenance shutdown, resulting in a fire … Read more

Gunmen Kill 8, Injure 8 in Attack on Ecuador’s Guayaquil Coast

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador – In a heartbreaking turn of events, Ecuador’s coastal city of Guayaquil experienced a tragic attack by armed gunmen, resulting in the deaths of eight individuals and leaving eight others injured, according to a statement released by the Interior Ministry. The incident marks the latest in a series of violent episodes in the … Read more

Attacks on International Shipping Escalate Off Yemen Coast: Tanker Reports Explosions

Cairo, Egypt — An incident involving a Marshall Islands-flagged liquefied petroleum gas tanker occurred near Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah, marking the third attack on a merchant vessel in the past 48 hours, according to British security firm Ambrey on Friday. Reports indicated that two explosions occurred in the vicinity of the ship as it … Read more

Earthquake Shakes Japan: 7.5 Magnitude Strikes West Coast, Kills Four

Wajima City, Japan – A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck the west coast of Japan on Monday, resulting in at least four reported deaths. The quake triggered tsunami warnings, which were later lifted, but tsunami advisories continued due to aftershocks. The earthquake’s epicenter was located 26 miles from Anamizu, and parts of the area experienced a … Read more

Explosion reported near ship off Red Sea coast of Yemen; vessel and crew confirmed safe

An explosion near a ship off the Red Sea coast of Yemen has been reported by the British maritime security agency UKMTO, who confirmed on Thursday that both the vessel and crew are safe. The incident occurred east of Yemen’s Aden, and the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations stated that the vessel was sailing to … Read more

Explosion at Central Coast Apartment Complex Injures One and Displaces Residents

Lompoc, California – An explosion and early morning apartment fire on the Central Coast have left one person injured and several others displaced. Firefighters in Lompoc responded to reports of a blast on the 800 block of North G Street around 2 a.m. yesterday. Upon arrival, they discovered smoke emanating from an apartment and several … Read more