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3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Countering everyday dangers: Fire and fireworks & RR crossings

This smoke detector saved the lives of two residents in the 200 block of Pebble Beach Drive, East Manchester Township July 6, according to Union Fire Company Chief Joe Stevens.


Related Topix: Stevens, PA, York Haven, PA, Opinion

7 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

NPR: First Responders Unprepared For Another Oil Train Disaster

This week, we've been looking at the aftermath of that deadly train derailment in Quebec that left 47 people dead.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Canada, La Crosse, WI, US Politics, Senator Heidi Heitkamp, US News, US Senate

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Daily Star

Derailment halts Ctg train service for 7hrs

Derailed wagons are lying scattered on the rail tracks at Faujdarhat in Chittagong suspending the train service with the rest parts of the country since Wednesday morning.


Sydney Morning Herald

Peter Holmes a Court 'broken hearted' after wedding tram crash

Peter Holmes a Court and Alissa Everett have described themselves as "broken hearted" after a tragic accident in Zimbabwe killed one of their friends and injured 20 others.


Related Topix: Wedding

CBS Local

Man Sitting On Railroad Tracks Fatally Hit By Train

Sparks police say it appears a man was sitting on railroad tracks before he was fatally hit by a train, although it's unclear why he was there.


Related Topix: Sparks, NV

Elderly couple in suspected double suicide after freight train hits them at village level crossing

A man in his 80s and a woman in her 70s were killed after they were struck by the train outside Lincoln city centre shortly before noon today An elderly couple died in a suspected suicide today after they were struck by a freight train at a level crossing.


Sugar Plant Removed Safety Device 13 Days Before Fatal Accident

The worker who died at a Bucks County sugar plant - after the was buried alive by sugar -would have been saved by a safety device, but that device was removed 13 days before his death .


Related Topix: Bucks County, PA, OSHA

KZN commuters tell of train terror

A sound like thunder blasted through train compartments, people were thrown from their seats, valuables flew about and glass shattered.


Related Topix: Explosion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Manawatu Evening Standard

Hawke's Bay man killed in train collision

Two young men who died in tragic circumstances will be remembered during a minute's silence before tonight's Ranfurly Shield clash between Mid-Canterbury and Counties Manukau.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News


Rockview residents want answers about train collision more than a year later

It has been more than one year since a train collision in Scott County caused an overpass to collapse near Route M and Rockview.


ABC News

South African Train Collision Injures at Least 52

Two trains collided in the South African city of Durban on Tuesday evening, injuring more than 50 passengers in an accident that officials said could have been much worse.


Related Topix: South Africa, World News


South African train collision injures at least 52

Security video showed nothing amiss when Frankea Dabbs - wearing dark glasses, pushing a baby stroller and pulling a rolling suitcase - entered a busy Manhattan subway station Monday night.


Related Topix: Drugs, California

News9 Oklahoma City

NYPD arrests mother of abandoned baby

A woman accused of abandoning her baby at a Manhattan subway station told police on Tuesday that she is homeless and felt she could no longer take care of the little girl.


Related Topix: New York, NY, Manhattan, NY, Drugs


13 months later, no report on train collision

More than a year after two freight trains collided in southeast Missouri, the National Transportation Safety Board has yet to complete a final report on the accident.


Related Topix: Missouri, Missouri Government

News9 Oklahoma City

Grand Canyon crash a game-changer in air travel

12, 2013 photo released by the Grand Canyon National Park Service, shows a National Historical Landmark plate overlooking the east end of the Grand Canyon, Ariz.


Related Topix: Grand-Canyon, AZ, US National Parks, Grand Canyon National Park, US Military, US Navy

Whittier Daily News

Ninja Coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain derails, several injured

VALENCIA>> Four people suffered minor injuries after a tree branch fell on the track of the Ninja roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain Monday afternoon, Los Angeles County Fire officials said.


Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Mail

Family Feud host Grant Denyer narrowly avoids serious car accident...

'They think we're': Inside Silicon Valley's 'jungle camp' where hundreds of homeless live in tents, caves and tree huts just a short walk from rows of digital millionaire's mansions He must be dreaming! Man caught napping during Yankees game sues ESPN for $10MILLION because 'announcers made him feel like a fatty cow that needed two seats' ... (more)


Related Topix: New York, Google, Startups, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines


6 new airplane bodies fall off derailed Montana train

In Dix Hills accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X51/Deer Park Ave/Rt-231 and X52/Commack Rd In Dix Hills accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X51/Deer Park Ave/Rt-231 and X52/Commack Rd In Melville accident.


Related Topix: Dix Hills, NY, Melville, NY, Huntington, NY, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Train perched perilously on collapsed bridge after explosions block...

People walk under a destroyed railroad bridge over a main road leading into the east Ukraine city of Donetsk, near the village of Novobakhmutivka, 20 km North from the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine Monday, July 7, 2014.


KTEN-TV Denison

Bryan County Collision Kills Four

Troopers say four people are dead and one more is critically injured after a collision near a bridge in Bryan County.


Related Topix: Denison, TX, Grayson County, TX