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Statement from Texas plant owner regarding explosion

Donald Adair, lifelong resident of the community of West, Texas and owner of Adair Grain Inc., today issued the following statement:

How to help the community of West, Texas

For anyone asking questions about how to donate or help West, Texas after the fertilizer explosion.

Therapy dogs helping West community to heal

As the West community tries to cope with Wednesday's tragedy, a group of furry four-legged therapists are in town to make the healing process a little easier.

Cruz, Cornyn visit West wreckage

In a press conference Thursday afternoon, Texas Governor Rick Perry formally asked President Obama to recognize West as a disaster area.

Wells Fargo donates $50,000 for relief efforts in West, Texas

HOUSTON, Texas – April 19, 2013 – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) said today the company will donate $50,000 for relief efforts to support those impacted by the April 17 fertilizer mill explosion in West, Texas.

Willie Nelson turns show into benefit for West

The recent fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas hit Willie Nelson close to home. The legendary singer/songwriter hails from Abbott, Texas, not far from West in the central part of the state.

14 bodies recovered, 60 people unaccounted for after Texas blast

Breaking news update 4:08 p.m. Friday] The death toll has risen to 14 in an explosion at a Texas fertilizer factory, Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Jason Reyes told reporters Friday.

Boston bombing suspect tweeted 'stay safe'

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev has tweeted since the Boston Marathon bombings on what two friends of his tell CNN is his Twitter account.