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  1. Alcoa officers, Blount County deputies settle lawsuits with CSX over train derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Daily Times

    CSX loads soil excavated from the July 2, 2015, train derailment onto rail cars at the Armona Road staging area in Maryville. Members of the Tennessee National Guard 45th Civil Support Team wear protective clothing while monitoring air quality in and around Blount County and the city of Maryville following the July 2 CSX derailment that resulted in a fire burning hazardous material.


  2. 5 teens injured in Brigham City crashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Three Cache County teenagers were hospitalized and two other teens were injured Friday night when an SUV crashed into a power pole, police said. The five teens were using the Jeep SUV to "jump" the railroad track grade across a dirt road at 1500 North and 800 West when the vehicle struck the tracks, causing the driver to lose control, according to the Brigham City Police Department.


  3. EPIC Group Travel Writers: Hills, thrills and chills bicycling in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    This is another contribution from the EPIC Group Travel Writers, who meet at Savvy Traveler once a month. To learn more, visit Maybe we were crazy.


  4. Certified Emergency Response Team training to be offered in Mendocino CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    People in the Willits and Ukiah areas can train this March to become members of a Certified Emergency Response Team, a corps of volunteer citizens who assist neighbors during an earthquake, fire or other disaster. Trainees will spend the next three Saturdays, March 4, 11, and 18, at the Cal Fire Howard Forest Station between Ukiah and Willits learning to conduct light search-and-rescue operations, provide advanced first aid, recognize a terrorist attack, and use a fire extinguisher safely and effectively.


  5. UP polls 2017: If terror derailed Kanpur train, it's second biggest attack after 26/11, says CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    DEMANDING A probe into the Kanpur train accident, the Congress on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "low-level politicking" by using a sensitive under-investigation issue to attack his political opponents. This comes a day after Modi claimed at an election rally in UP that the accident in November, which left more than 150 people dead, was a "conspiracy, and conspirators carried it out sitting across the border".


  6. Clutha crash: accident investigators deny pilot has been cleared of blameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    CLAIMS that the pilot of the helicopter which ploughed into the Clutha bar in Glasgow , killing 10 people, was exonerated in a draft accident report of the incident have been comprehensively rebutted by crash investigators. David Traill was at the controls of the twin-engined EC135 Airbus aircraft when it fell from the sky shortly after 10pm on November 29, 2013.


  7. Cong slams Modi ISI slurRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Feb. 25: The Congress today objected to Narendra Modi using alleged Pakistani involvement in a train accident last year to question political rivals' patriotism, regretting that a Prime Minister could "stoop so low". It asked Modi to punish those behind the November 20 derailment near Pukhrayan in Kanpur that killed 150 people instead of trying to squeeze political gain out of the tragedy.


  8. One-vehicle rollover leaves three injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    At 12:16 p.m., units from Sandersville, Sharon and Powers Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene of the one-vehicle rollover. Upon arrival, firefighters found a heavily damaged SUV lying on its side on the shoulder of the northbound lanes.


  9. Two Jones Co. accidents happen within yard of each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Two unrelated accidents occurred within minutes and yards of each other near a Fast Stop gas station on Highway 15 North Friday evening. The first accident occurred less than a quarter mile North of the Fast Stop and was blocking the southbound lane of traffic.


  10. Internship program helps disabled students find jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The grant funded organization is a year-long intensive employment training program. Students average about three internships a year on the universities campus.


  11. Five injured in four-car crash near LantanaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Five people are in the hospital with minor injuries after a four-car crash on I-95 between Lantana and Hypoluxo roads Saturday, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue officials said. The crash occurred around 3:15 p.m. near the Hypoluxo Road exit, blocking one lane of traffic, said Florida Highway Patrol Sgt.


  12. Police: Woman hit by rapid transit train in Ohio diesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    Authorities say a woman hit by a rapid transit train as she tried to climb up on the platform of a Cleveland train station has died. Police and fire officials say the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority train hit the 18-year-old woman Friday afternoon.


  13. Reckless driving on, so is deathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Rickshaws, a pick-up van and other vehicles moving haphazardly on North South Road in Bangshal in Old Dhaka yesterday. It was just a few yards away from the spot where a medical college student was killed when a bus hit the auto-rickshaw she was travelling in.


  14. Hero Irish scouts rescue leader after he suffered fractured ankle on 3,000m glacierRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Two venture scouts who rescued their leader after he slipped and fell on a glacier have been praised for their cool heads. Two venture scouts who rescued their leader after he slipped and fell on a glacier have been praised for their cool heads.


  15. Speeding freight train runs OVER woman - " she gets up and walks awayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Star

    THIS is the heart-stopping moment a woman was run over by a heavy good train - but miraculously emerges totally unscathed. Onlookers said the burqa-clad jumped down from the platform to cross to the other side, but tripped on the tracks.


  16. Congress demands probe into Kanpur train tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Rescuers work in progress at the site of accident where Patna-Indore Express train derailed near Pukhrayan village in Kanpur Dehat district, on November 22, 2016. Photo - PTI file Rescuers work in progress at the site of accident where Patna-Indore Express train derailed near Pukhrayan village in Kanpur Dehat district, on November 22, 2016.


  17. Victims reflect on Waverly tornado one year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Gregory Stringfield's chest tightened as he described the phone call from his mother confirming the dead, and the worst moment of his life, which followed. He put his hand over his heart, willing it to keep beating, as he recalled coming to his sister's hospital bedside with the news that her toddler son was among the dead, along with their brother, and her boyfriend, all of whom were sent skyward when a tornado ripped through their mobile home off U.S. 460 in Waverly.


  18. Legend Nagashima rekindles memories of an unforgettable life in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    It was good seeing former Yomiuri Giants third baseman and manager Shigeo Nagashima visiting the team's spring training camp in Miyazaki earlier this month. He just turned 81 this past week and is visibly handicapped by a stroke suffered in 2004 that limits movement on the right side of his body and has affected his speech.


  19. 6 dead in Cuba railway accidentRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Havana, Feb 25 - At least six persons were killed and 49 wounded when a passenger train collided with a locomotive in central Cuba, a local media report said. The passenger train struck the locomotive carrying sugarcane, about five km from the city of Sancti Spiritus on Friday afternoon, digital newspaper Escambray reported.


  20. Medical student killed in Bangshal road crashRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    A female medical student was killed and her mother injured in a road accident at Nayabazar in the old part of Dhaka this morning. Sadia Hasan Khan, 23, was a final year student of Dhaka National Medical College.