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Officials say propane torch, leaking gas caused UPS explosion

We now know more about what caused Wednesday's explosion at a UPS facility in Lexington.

UPDATE: Officials determine ignition source of UPS facility explosion

Investigators have determined the source of an explosion at a UPS facility in Lexington.

Businesses felt explosion at Blue Sky Pkwy UPS

The UPS facility is in an industrial park that includes several other businesses. Several employees in the park felt Wednesday's blast.

Explosion at UPS Freight in Lexington injures 2

Eight people were taken to the hospital, two with severe injuries, following an explosion at a UPS facility.

UPDATE: Injuries reported after explosion at Lexington business

Fire crews responded distribution center Wednesday morning for a reported explosion.

KSP investigating explosion in Calvert City

Kentucky State Police Detectives are investigating an explosion that happened early Thursday morning on the Tennessee River.

Explosion at Port Authority Bus Terminal in NYC; one arrested

One person is in custody after an explosion at the NYC Port Authority Bus Terminal.

Cause of Masterson Station garage explosion released

The cause of the explosion in a garage at a home in Masterson Station Wednesday night was an electrical event in an appliance, according to the Lexington Fire Department.

Homeowner escapes injury after explosion in garage

There was an explosion in a garage at a home in Masterson Station in Lexington Wednesday night, according to the Lexington Fire Department.

Blast survivor in Kentucky says he’s lucky to be alive

A college employee who survived an explosion inside a Kentucky dormitory says he's lucky to be alive.

One injured in Paducah plant explosion

PADUCAH, Ky. (WTVQ)-People in Paducah are enjoying some quiet after an explosion Friday at a manufacturing plant. Our sister station there reports Paducah Police believe...

Crews respond to explosion at Kentucky processing plant

Crews are responding to an explosion at a pet food processing plant in western Kentucky that injured a worker.

Dormitory explosion at Murray State University

Officials say a blast at an unused Kentucky dormitory has caused extensive damage, with one employee hospitalized with injuries.

Muhammad Ali’s hometown fights explosion of violence, deaths

For one week last spring, as Louisville led the world in mourning Muhammad Ali's death, not a single person died in a hail of gunfire in the boxing great's hometown.

Doug High near suicide bombing in Afghanistan

Our friend and colleague, Doug High serves in the U.S. Navy and is in Kabul.

Russian media: 10 dead in subway blast

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP)- Reports from the Associated Press say an explosion in a St. Petersburg subway has killed at least 10 people. A spokesperson...

MCSO: Driver pulled from car before it explodes

A driver was pulled from a fiery crash in Mercer County. The Sheriff's Office says the car exploded as soon as crews pulled the man from the vehicle.

3 Injured in Clay County House Explosion

Members of a Clay County family have lost their home and suffered injuries in an explosion.

LPD: Mailbox Blown Up Outside Home

A mailbox was blown-up outside of a home on Victoria Way late Wednesday night, according to Lexington Police.

UPDATE: All Students Safe After Boiler Explosion at Sand Gap Elementary

Children at Sand Gap Elementary student were evacuated to the school gym after a boiler explosion, according to school officials.

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High School Highlight Reel: 09-25-20

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Protesters arrested for second consecutive night in Lexington for blocking road

Six protesters were arrested Friday night in Lexington for blocking a road, just a night after four others were arrested near UK's campus for the same.
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Sports fans tired of the back and forth: Reaction after Fayette Co. moves to ‘orange zone’

Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.
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Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

People remained largely peaceful Friday night on the sidewalk surrounding the First Unitarian Church, with some yelling “say her name, Breonna Taylor.”