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  1. Investigators probe Tennessee train fire that forced evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Reuters

    Investigators on Friday were looking into what caused a freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas to derail and catch fire in Tennessee, forcing the day-long evacuation of 5,000 people, officials said. The flames that engulfed a car of the CSX Corp train in Blount County, near Maryville in eastern Tennessee, late Wednesday were extinguished by late Thursday, CSX said.

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  2. Investigators probe Tennessee train fire that forced evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | AlertNet

    Investigators on Friday were looking into what caused a freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas to derail and catch fire in Tennessee, forcing the day-long evacuation of 5,000 people, officials said. The flames that engulfed a car of the CSX Corp train in Blount County, near Maryville in eastern Tennessee, late Wednesday were extinguished by late Thursday, CSX said.

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  3. Thousands evacuated after freight train in Tennessee derails, catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... officials said. The evacuation of homes and businesses took place after the derailment around midnight Wednesday of the CSX Corp Nine people were admitted to Blount Memorial Hospital with respiratory issues, while another 21 were held for ...

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  4. Thousands evacuated after freight train derails, c...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHTC

    A freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas derailed in eastern Tennessee, igniting a fire in one car and spreading noxious fumes that forced the evacuation of more than 5,000 people and the hospitalization of 25, officials said. Homes and businesses were evacuated following the derailment around midnight Wednesday of the CSX Corp train in Blount County, near Maryville, the officials they said.

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  5. Toxic-gas leak in fiery CSX derailment delays shippingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    A CSX Corp. train carrying highly flammable, toxic gas was still on fire Thursday, about 16 hours after derailing near Knoxville, Tennessee, causing the evacuation of 5,000 people and disrupting rail traffic. “The product in the tank car continues to burn, making it unsafe to set up any transfer operation,” CSX said in a statement about 3:30 p.m. local time Thursday.

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  6. 5000 evacuated after train derails catches fire in Tenn.Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... County, Tennessee, on Thursday, prompting the evacuation of more than 5,000 people, fire officials and rail company CSX Corp said.Seven emergency workers were hospitalized after being exposed to chemical-laden fumes from the blaze, local officials ...

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  7. Thousands evacuated in Tennessee after freight train carrying toxic gas derails, catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    A freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas derailed and caught fire in Blount County, Tennessee, on Thursday, prompting the evacuation of more than 5,000 people, fire officials and rail company CSX Corp said. Specialists advised firefighters to let the fire burn itself out because attempts to extinguish it could be hazardous, Blount County firefighter Kermit Easterling said.

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  8. 5,000 evacuated after train derails, catches fire in Tenn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... County, Tennessee, on Thursday, prompting the evacuation of more than 5,000 people, fire officials and rail company CSX Corp said. Specialists advised firefighters to let the fire burn itself out because attempts to extinguish it could be hazardous, ...

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  9. CSX says freight train derails, catches fire in Te...Read the original story

    Yesterday | WHTC

    CSX Corp said one rail car of a train derailed in Blount County, Tennessee and caught fire early on Thursday, prompting evacuations. The derailed car carried acrylonitrile, a product used in the manufacture of plastics, company spokeswoman Kristin Seay said in an email.

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  10. Rail Slump To Continue? CSX Bases Ahead Of Q2 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Investor's Business Daily

    But rail operator has held up better than many of its peers, partly because of a stout 2.2% dividend yield . In April, along with healthy Q1 results, CSX announced a 13% hike in its quarterly dividend to 18 cents a share.

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  11. Jim Cramer - 'Be Very Careful' Buying 'Terrible' Railroad StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | TheStreet.com

    ... Oil and natural gas production has also reduced the need for coal in many areas, which is a big blow to companies like CSX Corp. and Norfolk Southern, which are big coal shippers, Cramer explained. That volume drop can't be replaced by shipments of ...

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  12. Man killed in accident with train identified by Jacksonville policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... intersection at the time of the crash. The vehicle was leaving the Publix warehouse facility and was hit by a westbound CSX train, Hancock said. It is unclear if the victims worked for Publix. An eastbound train was stopped west of the intersection ...

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | News 4 Jax

    ... A train heading west hit a car as it was leaving the Publix warehouse, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. CSX said the impact caused the car to hit another train that was sitting on a separate area of the tracks. Witnesses told police ...

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  14. 'Horrific' crash involving train, vehicle leaves 1 dead, another injured on Jacksonville's WestsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... for the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. The vehicle was leaving the Publix warehouse facility and was hit by a westbound CSX train, Hancock said. It is unclear if the victims worked for Publix. He said authorities believe the two victims were the ...

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  15. Sunday Edition | Aging rail bridges brace for rise in train trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2013 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... accompanied by a loud "boom." On average, Dodge said, two crashes per month occur at the viaduct owned by railroad titan CSX Corp. and built in 1930. He said he long has been concerned about the condition of the bridge, which also carries trains ...

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  16. Tiger Cool Express names new vice president of marketingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Journal of Commerce Online

    ... of South Carolina. During her business career she served as a Consultant for Accenture, a Financial Analyst for CSX Corporation and as a Financial Analyst for Booz Allen and Hamilton. In making the announcement, Tom Finkbiner, CEO of Tiger Cool ...

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  17. U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Greek Debt Talks After Nearing RecordRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Washington Post

    U.S. stocks fell, halting two days of gains that brought equities near a record, amid declines in raw- material and railroad shares as Greek debt talks dragged on. Kansas City Southern and CSX Corp. dropped more than 2.9 percent to drag industrial shares down.

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  18. CSX Named Best Place To Work In IT For Third Consecutive YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Freshnews

    As a result of CSX's ongoing commitment to excellence and quality in the Information Technology workplace, the company was named a "Best Place to Work in IT" by IDG's Computerworld for the third consecutive year. The company ranked 31 among large organizations receiving high marks for employee training and engagement.

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  19. Bank Of America: Demand Soft For Big Rail CarriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Benzinga

    ... threatened by service issues: Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE: CP ), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP ) and CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX ). But growth investors are likely to "revisit the group" later in the year when comparable results get ...

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  20. CSX Outperforms Its Railroad PeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Seeking Alpha

    CSX Corp. owns 21,000 miles of rail serving major population centers in 23 states east of the Mississippi River, the District of Columbia and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. The rail network has access to over 70 ocean, river and lake port terminals along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts, the Mississippi River, the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence Seaway.

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