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20 min ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

First Responders Train For Water Rescues

We've already seen the need for water rescues this summer along the Elkhorn and Platte rivers.


Related Topix: Elkhorn, NE, Waterloo, NE

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Cocaine use by train engineers seen as a disability

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.


Related Topix: Drugs, North America, Canada, World News, Drug Testing

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Africa after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks

WTEN-TV Albany

Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at auction in Reno, with one painting symbolizing the railroad's effect on American Indians drawing $1.9 million and another depicting a Native... A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at auction in Reno, with one painting symbolizing the railroad's ... (more)


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Washington DC

Hernando Today

Service dog provides therapy to boy injured by stray bullet

For 5-year-old Davien Martinez and 15-week-old Bruno, the relationship that began on July 19, when the two first locked gazes, will escalate beyond traditional expectations.


Related Topix: Hernando County, FL, Life, Veteran Affairs, Clearwater, FL

Councillor's injury highlights mobility issues

A COUNCILLOR who led a campaign to improve conditions for disabled people has had a taste of what life is really like in a wheelchair - after injuring himself in a freak accident.


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

Bangkok Post

Luxury train derails, injures 2

The Eastern & Oriental Express train jumped off the track in Bang Pong district of Ratchaburi on Sunday, slightly injuring two passengers.


Hindustan Times

Uttarakhand floods New notes in a disaster diary

At Rishikesh station, 50 pilgrims from the villages of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh are wondering whether they should proceed towards the Badrinath shrine in Uttarakhand.


Related Topix: World News, India,

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Woman dies after being hit by train in Taylor County

Authorities investigating the slaying of a 14-year-old girl in a Michigan wooded area are seeking information on a small motorcycle seen on a nearby recreation trail.


Related Topix: Langlade County, WI, Vilas County, WI

Evening News

Photo gallery: Family's quest to find a boy on a train

Harrold Johnson, a US Army Air Corps navigator, gave his medals to a little English boy on his train journey from Norwich to London after he completed 40 missions bombing Germany and Nazi installations in France during World War II Picture: SUPPLIED Harrold Johnson, a US Army Air Corps navigator, gave his medals to a little English boy on his train ... (more)


Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Norfolk County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

WFAA-TV Dallas

Fertilizer makers blame West, Texas for disaster

Two fertilizer companies sued following a deadly Texas explosion are claiming the small town deserves blame for failing to properly train volunteer firefighters and first responders, who made up most of the 15 people killed by the blast.


Related Topix: West, TX, Explosion, Chemicals, CF Industries, Fire

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.


Related Topix: Prison, Terrorism

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.


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

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.


Fri Jul 25, 2014


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.


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.


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

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.


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.


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.


Related Topix: World News, India,

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.