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  1. 2 hurt as train collides with truckRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    Two people were seriously injured Monday afternoon when a Union Pacific train struck the cab of an 18-wheeler on a private driveway between Bridgeport and Paradise.


  2. Sonia Gandhi voices concern over 'rising' incidents of trainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday expressed concern over the "rising" incidents of train accidents as she and Rahul Gandhi also condoled the loss of lives in a collision between two trains near Gorakhpur. "Sonia Gandhi has expressed condolences at the loss of lives in the unfortunate train accident near Gorakhpur.


  3. At least 12 dead and dozens hurt after two trains crash in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    A train overshot a stop signal and plowed into another express passenger train in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state, killing 12 people and injuring dozens, officials said Wednesday. Three coaches of the Barauni Express derailed and toppled over after the Krishak Express crashed into it near Gorakhpur city station late Tuesday, said Madhuresh Kumar, an Indian railways general manager.


  4. Muni crashes minutes apart injure 4Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    A Muni driver was injured when a bus was involved in a minor collision with a private bus in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park and three others were injured when a T-Third line light rail vehicle collided with a car on Tuesday evening, authorities said. The first crash was between a 44-line bus and a private coach bus at 5:29 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. and Music Concourse drives, said Muni spokesman Paul Rose .


  5. Youths guilty of '45-second killing'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    Four youths who beat a father of two to death in 45 seconds at a community centre in south-west London have been convicted. They turned on Donald McNicol, 54, as he used a computer to look for jobs in Stockwell on 2 December last year, the Old Bailey heard.


  6. Shocking picture shows man impaled by iron bar after huge pole pierces train in suspected sabotageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Fatih Coban was impaled through the wrist while travelling on the underground train, but his dad says he has no intention to sue because it was simply 'fate' A man was left fighting for his life after the underground train he was travelling on was pierced by a massive iron bar that left him impaled through the waist. The train came off the rails in the Turkish capital, Istanbul, and collided with scaffolding being used on a construction site next to the tracks.


  7. Texting Trouble: Who's Liable?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    I.M. Dense, a stockbroker employed by BI Lough was driving to a non-business event when he struck and injured a motorcyclist. On personal time, in a personal vehicle and using a personal cell phone, Dense admitted that he was responding with text messages to "cold call" responses from earlier in the day.


  8. Thai girl who lost legs after falling onto tracks loses appeal against SMRT and LTARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Thai teenager Nitcharee Peneakchanasak has lost her appeal against an earlier ruling that rail operator SMRT and the Land Transport Authority were not at fault for an accident at Ang Mo Kio MRT station in April 2011. The Court of Appeal on Wednesday dismissed the 18-year-old's claim that SMRT and LTA were negligent by failing to ensure that the station was safe for commuters.


  9. Veterinary student had 'no intention of harming himself'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This is Local London

    A veterinary student who was struck by a train after a drunken night out with friends had "no intention of harming himself", an inquest heard. Benjamin Ingledew, a fourth year student at the Royal Veterinary College was hit by a train half a mile from Potters Bar railway station at 12.14am on Sunday, May 5, 2013.


  10. Junction Road scene of bad car accidentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News

    Sept. 19, 1940 - Springhill Record - Two women are on the danger list at All Saints Hospital and one three year old boy has injured legs as a result of a pedestrian and car accident on Junction Road on Monday morning. Inquiries at the hospital this morning reveal that the condition of two women is still very serious.


  11. Gorakhpur train accident: 12 dead, 45 seriously injuredRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    At 12 least people have died and 45 have been left seriously injured, according to North-Eastern Railway General Manager Madhuresh Kumar, after the Krishak Express hit the Lucknow-Barauni Express near Gorakhpur late on Tuesday night. "Minister of Railways has expressed profound grief over loss of innocent lives.


  12. Leaders condole deaths in UP train accidentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nerve News

    President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Wednesday condoled the deaths in the collision of two trains in Uttar Pradesh. At least 12 people were killed in the accident that took place around 11.30 p.m. Tuesday, after the Krishak Express jumped a signal, only to come on the same track on which the Barauni Express was running.


  13. 13 killed 45 injured in train collision in UPRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    At least 13 passengers were killed and 45 injured when two trains collided sideways near Gorakhpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday night. The collision took place at around 11pm near Nandnagar crossing, about seven kilometres from Gorakhpur, when Lucknow-bound Krishak Express reportedly overshot the signal near Gorakhpur station and hit the Barauni express coming from the state capital.


  14. Profile: Alice Gross case suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    BBC News takes a look at the prime suspect in the case, named by police as convicted murderer Arnis Zalkalns. Mr Zalkalns was filmed on CCTV riding a bike along a canal towpath 15 minutes after Alice walked past the camera.


  15. Need to Review Railway Safety, Security: Gowda on UP AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Outlook

    Expressing grief over the train accident in eastern Uttar Pradesh in which 12 persons have been killed, Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda today said an action plan would be prepared to ensure safety and security of rail commuters. "It is a sad incident.


  16. No updates on train-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Transit Police and Acton police said there were no updates Tuesday on the investigation into a Monday night collision between an MBTA train and a vehicle driven by a 63-year-old Stow woman. The crash, which occurred where the tracks cross Route 111, left the female driver suffering from serious but non life-threatening injuries.


  17. Gorakhpur train accident: Top 5 deadly train accidents in the past 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    On late Tuesday night, Indian Railways witnessed yet another accident in the form of collision. The accident happened near Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh when two trains Krishak Express and Barauni Express collided approximately 11 p.m. There were initial reports of 12 persons being killed and over 50 persons were severely injured.


  18. 'We're devastated for Alice's family'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    The people of Hanwell, west London, have been united in the past month during the search for teenager Alice Gross. On Wednesday came the news many had feared - that a body had been found and a murder inquiry launched.


  19. Trains disrupted after 'explosion' on tracks near East Croydon stationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Croydon Guardian

    Witnesses described hearing a bang and seeing a section of the line burst into flames after train travelled over it shortly before 10.30am. The fire caused damage to signalling equipment, causing some some Southern and Thameslink trains to be cancelled and others to be delayed or run by an altered route.


  20. NM Turns 25: Our Journey, 2010-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Mobility

    Our final installment of NEW MOBILITY's 25th anniversary "Legacy" section brings us to the present. We have tried to give readers a sampling of the themes and issues that have shaped our mission over the years, and of course, the voices that articulate our viewpoints.