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Fertiliser plant owner sued

The owner of a fertiliser plant that exploded last week killing 14 people and destroying dozens of homes and an apartment complex in a tiny Texas town is being sued by a single mom and by several insurance companies.

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Local meteorologist predicts strong wind and rain

There are fears that bad weather could hinder the rescue effort going in West, Texas after today's explosion.

Brady Taylor, a meteorologist for local TV station KWTX, tweeted:

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