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39 min ago | Cybercast News Service

Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk

Ukrainian officials said their forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town north of Donetsk on Saturday in hopes of retaking the stronghold held for months by pro-Russia rebels.

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Related Topix: Prison, Terrorism

3 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

Didcot power station: Last stand for iconic cooling towers

ANYONE who is asleep in Didcot in the early hours of tomorrow can expect to be woken up, if not by the explosion then by cheers from the crowds.

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Related Topix: World News, Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom

8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Telangana accident: Child's body exhumed, handed over to real parents

Police exhumed the body of a six-year-old boy, one of the victims of Thursday's tragic school bus-train collision in Telangana's Medak district, and handed it over to his parents after a blunder came to light Friday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Death in train crash ruled a suicide

North Berwick Police Chief Stephen Peasley said 43-year-old Paul Voisine of North Berwick was hit by an Amtrak Downeaster passenger train about 140 feet from the railroad's intersection with Main Street in the town.

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Related Topix: Suicide, North Berwick, ME, Old Orchard Beach, ME, South Portland, ME

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Fire officials want to build a 'total disaster city'...

A concrete building will be used to train emergency crews at the Emergency Response Training Center in Rancho Cordova.

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Related Topix: Fire, Boat Disaster, Rancho Cordova, CA, Sacramento, CA

NewsOK.com

Turkish high-speed rail opens between main cities

Turkey inaugurated a high-speed rail service Friday linking Ankara to Istanbul which will cut travel time between the country's main two cities by half.

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Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, World News, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

The Peninsula

Train rams into school bus, killing 20

Police and a family member carry the body of a school bus driver to an ambulance at the site of the collision between a school bus and a train at Thoopran Mandal of Medak District, about 58km from Hyderabad, yesterday.

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Related Topix: India, Asia, World News

The Indian Express

Telangana bus-train collision: 11 students in serious condition

Relatives cry near the bodies of victims at the site of a train that crashed into a school bus.

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Related Topix: World News, India,

India.com

Railway minister blames bus driver for Telangana accident

New Delhi, July 24 : Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda Thursday said the accident at an unmanned rail-road crossing in Telangana, which left at least 19 students dead, was caused by the negligence of the school bus driver.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Coast Reporter

Oil train cars derail at Seattle rail yard; no spill, but some alarmed

CORRECTS DATE TO JULY 24, NOT JULY 14 - An investigator photographs the scene where a locomotive and cars carrying crude oil went off the track beneath the Magnolia Bridge in the Interbay neighborhood of Seattle, Thursday morning, July 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Eastlake (Seattle, WA), Downtown (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Seattle, WA, Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Tri-cityherald.com

Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

"This is a warning of how dangerous this could be," said Kerry McHugh, communications director for the Washington Environmental Council.

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Related Topix: Eastlake (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

WATE-TV Knoxville

Gunmen kill female tourist on Kenya coast

A divided federal appeals court has thrown out claims against produce giant Chiquita Brands International made by thousands of Colombians killed during years of bloody civil war.

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Food, Agriculture, Chiquita Brands International, Toddlers, Family,

WXOW-TV La Crosse

2 dead, dozens hurt after storm at Va. campground

A Northampton Sheriff's Deputy directs traffic in the middle of an intersection of U.S. Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather, Toddlers, Family

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Planes with Malaysia Airlines bodies leave Ukraine

German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Federal Prisons, Prison, Australia, Oceania, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Cybercast News Service

18 children, 1 man die in train-bus crash in India

A relative of a victim cries at the site of a train that crashed into a school bus in Medak district in the southern Indian state of Telengana, Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: India, World News

ABC 33/40

Alaska tourist train halts runs after derailment

A California wine collector faces sentencing in New York after he was convicted of making up to $20 million from 2004 to 2012 by selling bogus bottles of wine.

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Related Topix: Florida State University

Switched

Train Crashes Into School Bus In Southern India, Killing At Least 13 Children

Police say 13 children have been killed when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

Slow public alert after ND fire raises concerns

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Related Topix: Fire, Williston, ND

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Alaska tourist train derails, injuring 9 slightly

The derailment occurred during the afternoon run of the White Pass & Yukon Route tourist train, which goes from Skagway, Alaska, into Canada.

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Related Topix: Skagway, AK

CFRB

Teenager's death on GO tracks deemed an accident

It was on Monday night, that a young man was killed on the GO Train tracks under the Dundas Street Bridge, near Soraruren Avenue.

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