Korva Coleman http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Texas Authorities Confirm 12 Dead In Fertilizer Plant Blast http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/texas-authorities-confirm-12-dead-fertilizer-plant-blast <strong>Update at 6 p.m. ET. Death Toll Rises: </strong><p>The Texas Department of Public Safety now confirms 14 have died as a result of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.<p><strong>Update at 11:15 a.m. ET. Firefighters Unaccounted For:</strong><p>The State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas says it has unconfirmed reports that <a href="http://www.sffma.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=822&p=1490#p1490">11 volunteer firefighters from West, Texas, are unaccounted for</a> and are believed to be among the people who died in the explosion. Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:39:29 +0000 Korva Coleman 25591 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Texas Authorities Confirm 12 Dead In Fertilizer Plant Blast Burning Cheese Closes Norwegian Road For Days http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/burning-cheese-closes-norwegian-road-days It was probably a first for Norway when a truck trailer full of sweet goat cheese caught fire near the town of Narvik late last week, blocking a road tunnel. it took four days for firefighters to put out the flames. No one was hurt. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:19:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 8627 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Burning Cheese Closes Norwegian Road For Days Family Of China's Premier Is Really, Really Rich - China Doesn't Want People To Know http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/family-chinas-premier-really-really-rich-china-doesnt-want-people-know An explosive report from the <em>New York Times</em> today spelled out just how wealthy the relatives of Chinese prime minister Wen Jiabao are. <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/">Try $2.7 billion dollars in assets</a>. This startling news so angered Chinese officials that the <em>Times</em>' website was quickly shut down in China.<p>The lengthy report says Wen's children, brother, brother-in-law, wife and mother became "extraordinarily wealthy" after he ascended to top levels of power, starting in 1998. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 19:54:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 5807 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Family Of China's Premier Is Really, Really Rich - China Doesn't Want People To Know Neil Armstrong, First Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/neil-armstrong-first-man-walk-moon-dies Former astronaut Neil Armstrong, known for his <a href="http://www.hq.nasa.gov/alsj/a11/a11.step.html">words</a>, "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind," has died. The first man ever to walk on the moon was 82.<p><strong>Update at 5:15 p.m. ET:</strong><p>Armstrong's family has released a statement, saying he died following cardiovascular procedures. <a href="http://www.nasa.gov/topics/people/features/armstrong_obit.html">NASA published it here</a>. Sat, 25 Aug 2012 20:02:31 +0000 Korva Coleman 4414 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Neil Armstrong, First Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies