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1 hr ago |

ID Made in Fatal Naugatuck Train Station Accident

Hughes was allegedly sitting on the tracks when the train travelling 40 miles per hour came around the curve and struck him, reporter Paul Singley reports.


Related Topix: Naugatuck, CT

4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

North Charleston police ticket driver after train hits car stuck on railroad tracks

Emergency crews Wednesday morning in North Charleston work the scene near East Montague Avenue and Gaynor Street where a train struck a car.


Related Topix: North Charleston, SC

9 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Man killed by train in Naugatuck

Police with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority are investigating the death of a 39-year-old man who was struck by a Metro-North train near the Naugatuck station.


12 hrs ago | Newsday

Delays after wheelie bin hits train

An investigation has been launched after a train suffered minor damage and other services were delayed when a wheelie bin was thrown on to the track.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Fife County, Scotland,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

East Anglian Daily Times

Suffolk/Essex: Rail bosses re-thinking engineering plans for the weekend

Rail bosses are today holding a summit meeting to decide whether to go ahead with more engineering work in Ipswich following the bank holiday disaster.



Search is on for dog that may have survived deadly crash

Redmond police hope to find a missing pet that could provide some small comfort to the family of their former chief.


Related Topix: Redmond, WA


Charges dismissed against NC man in child sex case

A North Carolina judge has dismissed all charges and overturned the sentence of a man who spent 22 years in prison after his conviction in a child sex abuse case.


Related Topix: McDowell County, NC

Four students killed in Willoughby Hills plane crash; search for Eastlake woman expands;...

Frontier Airlines has announced a one-day fare sale to Florida and the Southwest for wintertime flights out of Cleveland.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Willoughby Hills, OH, Eastlake, OH

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Defense secretary OKs Medal of Honor for WWI hero

FILE--In this July 10, 2014 file photo, a statue of Henry Johnson is displayed in the Arbor Hill neighborhood in Albany, N.Y. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday faced the most pointed questions yet about his dealings with a businessman whose gifts are at the heart of the ex-governor's corruption trial.


Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Albany, NY, Bob McDonnell, US Governors

Brandon Sun

Train cars carrying propane derail in Emerson

The mishap occurred at approximately 7:30 a.m. near 5th Street East and Taylor Avenue in the southern Manitoba community.



Train hits, kills woman walking dog in Wisconsin

A 32-year-old mother walking with two children in a stroller was pushed to the ground by a man who had a knife and demanded money, Wausau police said Monday.


Related Topix: Wisconsin, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Greece, World News, Solon Springs, WI, Douglas County, WI


St. Paul light-rail train strikes pedestrian

A man has been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being hit by a Green Line light-rail train in St. Paul.


The Salinas Californian

Amtrak passenger train delayed after Salinas wreckAmtrak passenger...

Amtrak passenger train delayed after Salinas wreck An Amtrak spokesperson couldn't confirm reports a pedestrian was killed.


Related Topix: Salinas, CA, Monterey County, CA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Edna man killed in crash was 'old school' friend to many

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family asks that monetary donations be made to the Edna Fire Department, 105 N. Allen St. He was a third-generation railroad worker who didn't like frilly things, never knew a stranger and was considered one simple man with a humorous heart.


Related Topix: Edna, TX

Local TV Station KTVZ

No one hurt in train-cattle feed truck crash

A Marion County sheriff's officer says a 64-year-old truck driver escaped unhurt when the cattle feed truck he was driving was hit by a northbound Amtrak train Monday afternoon at a rail crossing south of Salem.


Related Topix: Salem, OR

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Police say train hits car and occupants run off

Police are investigating a bizarre crash involving a train and a car in which the people inside the car ran away after the collision.


Man killed in Cleveland motorcycle crash; Cleveland couple arraigned in son's death;...

A man was killed early this morning when his motorcycle was struck by a car at Fulton Road and Storer Avenue in Cleveland.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH

Knoxville News Sentinel

Train hits unoccupied vehicle in North Knoxville A train struck an...

Knoxville Police Department officers responded to the crash around 2:40 a.m. about 100 yards south of the intersection of North Sixth Avenue and Abilene Place, according to a news release from KPD Lt.


Related Topix: Sports

Denver Post

Emily Rice's parents outraged by Denver sheriff training video 'whitewash'

Emily Rae Rice died February of 2006 of internal injures after auto accident and while in custody of the jail.


Sun Aug 24, 2014

Hawthorne Farmers' Market reopens in new location following fatal crash

The borough farmers' market Sunday looked just like any of the similar shopping meccas found across North Jersey, a spot to scoop up fresh foods and baked goods and catch up with neighbors.


Related Topix: Hawthorne, NJ, Passaic County, NJ, Dumont, NJ, Paramus, NJ