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  1. Canadian Pacific ready to drop appeal in Lac-Megantic case for legal protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    A man touches a stone monument in front of Ste-Agnes church following a memorial service for the 47 victims of an oil-filled train derailment a year ago Sunday, July 6, 2014 in Lac-Megantic, Que. Canadian Pacific Railway is reportedly willing to drop its motion to appeal the $450-million settlement fund for victims of the Lac-Megantic tragedy if it is granted certain legal protections.


  2. Fort Carson update on chopper, PCMSRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    Before we get to that, here's an update on the Sept. 2 crash of the UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter in Douglas County on U.S. Forest Service land.


  3. 'I just want to go home': Tragedy on the lines, faulty trains and...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Driver hit in crash breaks his silence School board agrees to pay out $600,000 to families of three students who died suddenly after being hypnotized by principal 'Kill All By 10/8/15': Kentucky university suspends classes for a week after death threat is found scrawled in men's bathroom stall Jim Carrey's ex-girlfriend took her own life after 'her mother called her a FAILURE on her 30th birthday' following her split from the comedian Marriage certificate of Jim Carrey's ex reveals details of her Las Vegas wedding while it is reported she attempted suicide in 2012 after the death of her father Bye bye 90210! Tom Cruise 'is moving to Florida to be closer to Scientology center because he hates LA and thinks the people are fake' 'It was like seeing God': Handpicked American Airlines crew open up about piloting Pope Francis during his trip to the US Most humans use that same part of the ... (more)


  4. Obama unveils Syrian plan: 'Strategic Paralysis'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | RedState

    My colleague, Dan McLaughlin, wrote a must-read on Obama and Syria yesterday. In it we are given two models to choose from: Obama the Foreign Policy Wizard and Obama the Idiot.


  5. The Latest on storm: 2 killed were out-of-state contractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    Authorities say the two men killed in South Carolina when the pickup truck they were in drove around a barricade and off a washed out road into the water were out-of-state contractors working to check damaged railroad tracks. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said divers found the bodies of 58-year-old Robert Vance of Lexington, Kentucky, and 53-year-old Ricky McDonald of Chesapeake, Ohio, on Wednesday afternoon.


  6. Train delayed for 4 hours as driver sleepsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    What happens when a train driver is fatigued, having worked late into the night, and has a train to drive in the morning? It may sound strange but this is what happened yesterday when the driver of an intercity train, his assistant and the guard fell asleep when the train was supposed to start off from a Sylhet station at 6:40am . The train, Kalni Express, left the station for Dhaka four hours after they awoke, freshened up and ate their breakfast.


  7. Railroad Shutoff Threats Complicate Train Technology DeadlineRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Railroads have amped up pressure on Congress to extend a year-end deadline to install upgraded train safety technology by threatening to cut off service - and the nation's rail regulator isn't giving lawmakers an easy out by recommending a way to do so. 'As far as we're concerned, the deadline at present is what it is and we have to enforce against it absent some congressional action,' Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said in an interview with reporters on Sept.


  8. Searching for quake missing - 10 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The China Post

    The morning the Pakistan earthquake struck 10 years ago, Nazish Naz had been reluctant to go to school, telling her elder sister the day felt cursed. Less than an hour after the 16-year-old left home, disaster struck.


  9. Opinion: Syria's one hope may be as dim as Bosnia's once wasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Last week was quite something in the annals of international politics. Just when the West thought it had enough problems with Moscow, mostly over Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin sent Russian military forces into Syria.


  10. Police try to ID woman hit and killed by Tri-Rail train in West PalmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A woman ignored a train's horn, refusing to move as the train approached, a witness to the fatal crash told West Palm Beach Police on Tuesday. The crash was reported Tuesday afternoon on the Regional Transportation Authority train tracks near the 3900 block of Windsor Avenue.


  11. Mobile News Now: Oct. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh



  12. Resolving the Problems of the HajjRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dissident Voice

    The number of pilgrims visiting Mecca for the Hajj has increased exponentially-from 57,000 in 1921 to more than two million this year. As more Muslims want to come each year, the demand to accommodate them will continue to increase.


  13. All injured in Vermont Amtrak crash out of the hospital; cleanup underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    MONTPELIER, Vt. - The head of Amtrak says all those injured when a passenger train hit a rock in Vermont are out of the hospital.


  14. Could rock fence have prevented Vermont Amtrak crash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    MONTPELIER, Vt. - Special fences protect railroad tracks from rock slides in some parts of the country, but the head of Amtrak said Tuesday it's unclear if the mechanisms could have prevented a derailment that injured seven people in Vermont.


  15. Moments from disaster: Woman driver of car which crashed through...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Redditch Advertiser

    THE driver of a car which crashed through a fence and stopped just short of train tracks had a lucky escape as an oncoming train was able to stop - just in time. The car crashed through a fence and travelled down a bank before stopping yards from the tracks, near to Wythall Railway Station on Lea Green Lane.


  16. Santa Clara: San Jose man killed in Highway 237 overpass crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    A driver who was killed after his pickup truck fell off a Highway 237 overpass Monday has been identified as a San Jose man, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office. Isaias Alva Alva, 32, was westbound in a gray Toyota Tundra just after noon when a sideswipe collision occurred with a white pickup on the overpass above Lafayette and Gold streets, according to the California Highway Patrol.


  17. Bastianini And Locatelli Kick Off Triple Header Showdown At MotegiRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Gresini Racing Team Moto3 racers Enea Bastianini and Andrea Locatelli will start this weekend at Twin Ring Motegi, in Japan, the most intense phase of the Moto3 World Championship, with three consecutive races outside Europe. After round number 15 in Japan, riders will visit Phillip Island, in Australia, and Sepang, in Malaysia.


  18. Woman walks away unscathed after her car plunged down a railway embankmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Aunt of missing teen who 'helped expose incestuous child sex ring in Alabama involving 11 relatives' is found guilty of sodomy and sexually abusing a minor Hillary's emails WERE backed up Homeland Security committee reveal - and IT firm she used feared they were involved in 'shady s***' A lucky escape: Woman walks away unscathed after her car plunged down a railway embankment - stopping just short of an oncoming train The white vehicle careered of the road close close to Wythall railway station in Worcestershire, shortly before 10pm last night A woman crashed through a fence and fell 30 feet on to a busy train track after losing control of her car on a wet road surface and plunging into the path of an oncoming passenger train.


  19. Don't Blame Texas for Textbook's Slavery Whitewash. For Once.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Observer

    The Texas State Board of Education, the body that decides what millions of Texas schoolchildren should and shouldn't learn, is the frequent subject and ridicule, and rightly so, what with its penchant for pushing creationism into science curricula , identifying Moses as an architect of the U.S. Constitution , chalking up the Civil War to a battle over states' rights rather than slavery and otherwise shaping science and history in service of a right-wing, Christian-conservative agenda.


  20. Why are oil trains crashing? Track problems could be to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Smoke and flames erupt from the scene of a train derailment March 5, 2015, near Galena, Ill. A BNSF Railway freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in a rural area where the Galena River meets the Mississippi.