Thousands of tons of ammonium nitrate, a compound used in explosives, leaked from torn bags. In the same shed were jugs of oil, kerosene and hydrochloric acid; 5 miles of fuse on wooden reels; and 15 tons of fireworks – in short, every ingredient needed to build a bomb that could devastate a city.
New York Times
The captain of an American aircraft carrier deployed to the Pacific Ocean has pleaded with the Pentagon for more help as a coronavirus outbreak aboard his ship continues to spread, officials said Tuesday. Military officials say dozens of sailors have been infected.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi alerted lawmakers on Friday that she would move next week to send to the Senate articles of impeachment against President Trump, making a long-awaited announcement that paved the way for the third presidential impeachment trial in American history.