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2 hrs ago | Coast Reporter
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.
7 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
"This is a warning of how dangerous this could be," said Kerry McHugh, communications director for the Washington Environmental Council.
11 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
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.
12 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse
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.
14 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin
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.
18 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service
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.
19 hrs ago | ABC 33/40
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.
23 hrs ago | Switched
Police say 13 children have been killed when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India.
The derailment occurred during the afternoon run of the White Pass & Yukon Route tourist train, which goes from Skagway, Alaska, into Canada.
It was on Monday night, that a young man was killed on the GO Train tracks under the Dundas Street Bridge, near Soraruren Avenue.
A 17-year-old boy who was fatally struck by a GO Train Monday evening was the victim of a tragic accident, police say.
This Nov. 6, 2013, file photo shows a BNSF Railway train hauling crude oil near Wolf Point, Mont.
In a somber ceremony both moving and meaningful, white-gloved Ukrainian soldiers Wednesday respectfully carried the bodies of passengers killed in the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to an airplane that would fly them home to a waiting Dutch king and queen, and a grieving nation on an official day of mourning.
The grieving European nation then held a moment of silence to honor those killed in the crash of the jetliner, downed last week by a suspected surface-to-air missile over war-torn eastern Ukraine.
Although the remains of victims from the downed Malaysia Airlines jetliner are on their way to the Netherlands, and the black box recorders are being turned over to the airline, similar progress isn't being seen at the crash site itself.
It's been known to belch oil from its exhaust, it's caught fire at least once and it led the "train from hell" that smashed into Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people.
The mayor of Moscow has dismissed the head of the Russian capital's metro network following an accident that killed at least 22 people, the mayor's office said on Tuesday.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:05 pm
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