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  1. Bus fleet in Hungary carries migrants to Austrian welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSWO

    4, 2015. Over 150,000 peoplel have reached Hungary this year, most coming through the southern border with Serbia.

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  2. Chevy Spark disabled after collision with train in SykesvilleRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Spirit

    At 5:10 p.m. Friday, the Sykesville Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched for a train vs. vehicle accident that occured at the railroad crossing on South Park Street, Sykesville Borough. According to Sykesville VFD Chief Kevin Yamrick, a train was approaching the crossing as a Chevrolet Spark attempted to cross in front of the train.

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  3. Man running along tracks in Hillsdale severely injured by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    A 47-year-old man running along NJ Transit tracks in Hillsdale was seriously injured Friday when he slipped under the wheels of a Hoboken-bound commuter train, a spokeswoman for the railroad said. The crew of the train was unaware that the man had been run over, said the spokeswoman, Penny Bassett.

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  4. Revisiting the 1992 Sign Project that Acknowledged NYC's Lost HistoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    Lower Manhattan Sign Project at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's gallery on Governors Island In 1992, artist collective REPOhistory installed 39 aluminum signs in Lower Manhattan that highlighted the overlooked history of New York City. Among the stories of the Lower Manhattan Sign Project were the city's first Chinese community at the South Street Seaport, the origin of the name "Maiden Lane" in the male-dominated financial district, the landfill that stretched the shoreline after the Great Fire of 1835, and more recent and quieter tragedies like the tragic death of three homeless people who froze to death at Stone and Whitehall Streets on a frigid night in 1991.

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  5. Vigil, Memorial Service Planned in Honor of Teen Struck by TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A vigil will be held Friday evening in honor of Lexi Turner, a 17-year-old girl who died after being struck by a train near Lemont Wednesday night. Her death has been ruled an accident.

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  6. Train vs vehicle accident leaves one deadRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    The St. Johns County Fire Rescue department responded to an accident Friday on the railroad tracks near County Road 206. The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies.

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  7. Metra, Amtrak services disrupted due to accident on Northwest SideRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Service on Metra's Milwaukee District West Line and Amtrak's Hiawatha Line were disrupted Friday afternoon after an Amtrak train struck the rear of a dump truck on the Northwest Side. The accident happened shortly after 2:10 p.m. near Caldwell and Devon avenues, officials said.

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  8. Tear gas and desperation at Hungary migrant campRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    A bottleneck effect has been created in Hungary where thousands of migrants push north and west for more prosperous lives, only to be detained by authorities. Gavino Garay reports.

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  9. Turkish calls for Syria safe-zone went unheard: DavutogluRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    Two days after the bodies of Syrian toddlers washed up on a Turkish beach, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says Ankara's calls for a safe zone in Syria went unheard. Rough Cut .

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  10. Sept. 5: This week's Talking Point - The refugee crisis in Europe and Canada's responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    A migrant father holds his son as they wait for a train to leave at Keleti station in Budapest on Thursday. A migrant father holds his son as they wait for a train to leave at Keleti station in Budapest on Thursday.

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  11. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    With the Federal Reserve edging into the spotlight, Friday's jobs report for August could trigger eventual changes in Americans' financial lives. That's because a healthy job gain would provide one of the final pieces of evidence the Fed needs to start raising interest rates from record lows on Sept.

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  12. The Latest: Frustrated migrants head out on foot to AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Hundreds of frustrated migrants are marching out of Budapest, vowing to reach the Austrian border by foot after Hungarian authorities blocked them from taking west-bound trains. Carrying bags and backpacks, they snaked through Budapest in a line nearly a half-mile long, hampering traffic at times, as they began the 171-kilometer journey to Austria.

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  13. Metrolink adds locomotives to improve train safety after Oxnard derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Laguna Niguel News

    Saying it has found an unspecified problem with the type of rail cars involved in a fiery Oxnard derailment, Metrolink announced Thursday that it will lease up to 45 new locomotives for its commuter rail routes in six Southern California counties. The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co.

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  14. Big cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disasterRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Pedestrians walk past train tank cars with signs indicating petroleum crude oil standing idle on the tracks in Philadelphia Wednesday. While railroads have long carried hazardous materials through congested urban areas, cities are now scrambling to formulate emergency plans and to train firefighters amid the latest safety threat: a fiftyfold increase in crude shipments that critics say has put millions of people living or working near the tracks at heightened risk of derailment, fire and explosion.

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  15. Person struck, killed by train in Richland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Richland County Sheriff's Department says a person was struck by a train and killed near Fontaine and Two Notch Roads Friday morning. Lt. Curtis Wilson with the Sheriff's Department says the accident occurred at about 5 a.m Friday.

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  16. Exodus of Syrians highlights how the West has failedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    A man lifts up a child behind a fence next to a train that was stopped Thursday Bicske, Hungary, Friday, Sept. 4, 2015.

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  17. Maya Angelou's art collection is headed to New York auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage : The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage : April Miller and Karen Roberts will return to the Rowan County Courthouse on Friday for the fifth time since June to ask for a marriage license.

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  18. Marine killed in helicopter accident was doing rope trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    One Marine has been killed and 9 others were hurt when a he... The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage : The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage : April Miller and Karen Roberts will return to the Rowan County Courthouse on Friday for the fifth time since June to ask for a marriage license.

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  19. Featured ContentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    Sept. 04--After a Metrolink commuter train slammed into a pickup truck near Oxnard this year, injuring 27 people and killing the engineer, railroad officials were quick to claim that new crash-resistant passenger coaches appeared to save lives and reduce injuries. Now, however, Metrolink is trying to determine whether a design flaw in one of the state-of-the-art cars played a role in derailing the train.

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  20. The Latest: Spain: Migrant crisis is Europe's top challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says the migration influx into Europe will be the continent's most important challenge for years and that European nations cannot refuse asylum to those who deserve it. But Rajoy would not commit Spain to taking more than the 2,739 refugees it has pledged to accept.

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