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  1. Four dead, five injured after plane crashes at Kansas airportRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Yahoo!

    Four people were killed, including the pilot, and five injured when a small airplane crashed into a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kansas, on Thursday, setting off an explosion and huge ball of fire, officials said. BREAKING We have reports it's a 10 seater plane crashed at the Mid-Continent Airport, Wichita, #Kansas .

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  2. Allman dropped from Georgia lawsuit in train crashRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Gregg Allman has been dropped from a lawsuit by the family of a film worker killed by a train during shooting of a biographical movie about the Allman Brothers Band singer, attorneys said Thursday. Lawyers for the parents of 27-year-old Sarah Jones said they decided to dismiss all claims against Allman and two other parties after reviewing thousands of documents and other evidence in the case.

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  3. Small plane crashes into building at Wichita Airport after problems during takeoffRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    At least four people are dead and several more injured after a small plane crashed into the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport Thursday. A twin-engine Beechcraft King Air slammed into a building that FlightSafety International uses to train pilots on simulators.

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  4. Plane crashes at Kansas airport, killing 4Read the original story

    10 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Smoke billows from a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kan., Thursday. Oct. 30, 2014, shortly after a small plane crashed into the building killing several people including the pilot.

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  5. Kansas Plane CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | ABC News

    A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita. Three of the dead were inside a flight simulator in the building when the plane crashed into it at the city's Mid-Continent Airport, and the fourth was found on the roof and is believed to be the pilot, Wichita Fire Chief Ronald Blackwell said.

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  6. Heavy diggers join hunt for Sri Lanka mudslide victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Star Online

    Rescue workers stepped up their desperate search Thursday for survivors of a landslide in Sri Lanka which is feared to have buried alive 100 people on a tea plantation, deploying heavy diggers to claw through the mud. After rescuers, including soldiers, spent much of Wednesday using their bare hands to try and locate victims of the disaster in the eastern Koslanda district, military sources said five industrial excavators which are usually used to dig trenches were to join the search effort at first light.

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  7. Gregg Allman dropped from suit over fatal Georgia ...Read the original story

    26 min ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Gregg Allman was dropped on Thursday from a wrongful death suit stemming from a train accident that killed a Georgia woman during the filming of a movie about the rock star's life, although the case continues against others involved. The death of camera assistant Sarah Jones, 27, sparked industry anger about safety standards for film crews.

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  8. .com | Plane crashes at US airport, killing 4Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    A small plane lost power after take off and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport on Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for kilometres around Wichita, officials and witnesses said. Three of the dead were inside the building when the plane crashed into it at the city's Mid-Continent Airport, and the fourth was found on the roof and is believed to be the pilot, Wichita Fire Chief Ronald Blackwell said on Thursday afternoon.

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  9. Four dead after airplane crashes at Kansas airportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNews

    Four people were killed, including the pilot, and five injured when a small airplane crashed into a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kansas, on Thursday, setting off an explosion and a huge ball of fire, officials said. Officials said they had accounted for four people who had been listed as missing after the twin-turbo airplane struck a busy building where pilots train on the airport grounds.

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  10. Pictures Special: Thousands make tracks for Keighley & Worth Valley Railway beer and music festivalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    The event, staged by the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, has spiralled in popularity since it was first held about a decade ago. "It started out all those years ago in a fairly small way but has just grown and grown," said railway director Michael Tarran, a member of the organising team.

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  11. Rep. Engel Calls Metro-North's Safety Record 'Inexcusable'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk

    Congressman Eliot Engel renewed his call for Metro-North to adopt new safety recommendations from the National Transportation Safety Board after the federal agency issued a probable cause report of the deadly Metro-North train derailment in his Congressional District. Four people died and dozens were injured after a commuter train missed a sharp curve and jumped off the track in Spuyten Duyvil on December 1, 2013.

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  12. Train strikes, kills pedestrian in WauwatosaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Today's TMJ4

    It happened just before 3:00 p.m. Wednesday at the rail crossing just south of W. State and N. 68th Streets, according to the Wauwatosa Police Department. An 65-year-old Wauwatosa man was killed in what officials are describing as an accident.

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  13. Dan Kneen on John Burrows' B.E. Racing Suzuki at the Isle of Man TT in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Hot on the heels of Michael Dunlop's unexpected departure from BMW Motorrad, there was more sensational news on Wednesday night concerning Manxman Dan Kneen and Bradford racer Dean Harrison. Braddan prospect Kneen, who dominated the Irish national roads scene this year on John Burrows' B.E. Racing Suzuki to scoop the Superbike crown at his first attempt, has seemingly turned down the chance to re-join the Dungannon team boss in 2015.

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  14. Weekend train accident victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WCYB

    Johnson City Police say 37-year-old Chad Perry of Unicoi County was walking west on the railroad tracks just west of Jack Vest Drive when the train, traveling the same direction, struck him from behind.

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  15. At least 4 dead after plane crashes into Kan. airport buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EMS1

    A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building Thursday while trying to return to a Kansas airport, killing at least four people inside the building and injuring at least five others, officials said. Only the pilot was on the plane, but it wasn't immediately clear how many people were in the building at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Fire Chief Ronald D. Blackwell said.

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  16. Four killed, 30 injured in train-truck crash in Khon KaenRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Nation

    A Nakhon Ratchasima-Nong Khai train crashed into a truck at a railway crossing in Khon Kaen at 10 am Thursday, killing the train driver, the train mechanic, and two passengers - one of them a monk. Some 30 other passengers were injured.

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  17. Police: Truck driver saw train before collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Passengers look at the crash site after an Amtrak train struck a semi-truck about 8:30 a.m. . An Amtrak employee is taken to an ambulance after an Amtrak train struck a semi-truck about 8:30 a.m. .

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  18. Photo Gallery: WIAA state soccer tourney day oneRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    A 65-year-old Wauwatosa man was struck and killed by a train near 68th and State streets about 3 p.m. Oct. 29, according to Wauwatosa police. Andy Cummings, spokesman for Canadian Pacific Railway, said the train crew sounded their whistle and applied the emergency brakes before the collision, but it can take trains more than a mile to come to a full stop.

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  19. Belchertown train accident victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WWLP

    A 38 year-old man from Northampton has been identified as the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a train in Belchertown Wednesday night. According to Mary Carey of the Northwestern District Attorney's Office, Shennan Stevens was hit by the train at around 9:00 P.M. The incident happened on the tracks near Warren Wright Road, not far from the Amherst town line.

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  20. Small plane crashes into Kansas airport building after losing engine power; at least 4 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing at least four people, injuring at least five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita, officials and witnesses said. Only the pilot was on the plane, but it wasn't immediately clear how many people were inside the building at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport where at least four people found dead, authorities said.

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