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  1. Prosecutor: Gregg Allman filmmaker never given immunityRead the original story

    2 min ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    A Georgia prosecutor says her office never promised immunity to one of four filmmakers charged in a fatal train crash that occurred during shooting of a biographical movie about singer Gregg Allman. Hillary Schwartz was an assistant director on the film "Midnight Rider" when a freight train plowed into the crew in southeast Georgia last February.

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  2. Remembering Shuttle Challenger: 29 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The explosion occurred 73 seconds into the flight as a result of a leak in one of two Solid Rocket Boosters that ignited the main liquid fuel tank. Remembering Shuttle Challenger: 29 years later The explosion occurred 73 seconds into the flight as a result of a leak in one of two Solid Rocket Boosters that ignited the main liquid fuel tank.

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  3. No Injuries in Truck and Trailer vs Train Crash in TippecanoeRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    On Tuesday, January 27, the Marshall County Sheriff's Department obtained a 9-1-1 call of a pickup truck and train accident at the railroad crossing located at 18B Road and Dewberry Road in Tippecanoe Township. Officer Les McFarland responded and investigated the accident.

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  4. Daily news summary 28.1.2015Read the original story

    55 min ago | Radio Prague

    The Czech Cabinet on Wednesday selected its so-called 'super civil servant' from a shortlist of three candidates. The holder of the new post at the top of the civil service is Josef PostrA neckA1 2, who has been in government service for the last 17 years.

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  5. Fritz Running For Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | KEX-AM Portland

    "I plan to keep doing what I said I would do when Portlanders elected me in 2008, and re-elected me in 2012 - prioritizing basic services and spending taxpayers' money wisely," she said. "I have been a consistent voice for fiscal responsibility, equity, community involvement, and common sense for the past six years."

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  6. As Its Domestic Foundations Rapidly Erode, The U.S. Pursues World DominationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OpEdNews

    A foundation is a base, the cornerstone, the solid rock on which a structure rests. The foundations upon which America was built, its Constitution, its democracy, and standards of ethics and morality are what made this a great nation.

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  7. Bill 'for millions' over rail chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Network Rail has issued Thames Water with a "multi-million pound bill" after leaks and a burst water main led to more than 1,000 trains being cancelled. It said continual leaks will also force the closure of the line between St Pancras and Farringdon, from 21:00 GMT.

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  8. Preparing for a railway disaster in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hanover Herald-Progress

    Every day, 40 trains carry 30,000 loads of freight - some containing volatile materials - while another 22 trains transport 6,000 passengers through the "Center of the Universe." But CSX and local emergency services officials assured members of town council last week that stringent planning and strong communication between agencies should help ensure a swift response in the event of a train emergency or prevent one all together.

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  9. Rail upgrade A 20m overspend 'a train crash waiting to happen'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Derry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Trevor Clarke , chairing the Regional Development committee, with Gavin Irvine and Paul Carlisle, meeting in the City Hotel with Translink and DRD officials, to discus the cost of the stage 2 railway upgrade, which has spiralled from i 1 220m to i 1 240m.

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  10. Police reopen 'no crime' rape casesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    The force said it had since identified a further 37 cases that need to be looked at, going back to 2010. Last year Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabularies looked at the way every force in England and Wales recorded crime.

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  11. Jose Marti on the Great New York Snow Storm of 1888Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    Jos Mart, on New York and the great snow storm of 1888, published in La Nacin , April 27, 1888. Spanish here .

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  12. Argos man involved in train vs vehicle accident in Marshall County after trailer stuck on tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    An Argos man was involved in a train vs vehicle accident Tuesday after his trailer became stuck on the railroad crossing. A news release from the Marshall County Police Department said the 33-year-old Argos man was driving north on Dewberry Road when his trailer became stuck on the railroad crossing.

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  13. Train wreck leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Courier

    The Russellville Police Department responded to a train versus vehicle accident Sunday morning, according to a Tuesday news release. Shortly before 5 a.m. Sunday, officers responded to the 400 block of North Phoenix Avenue to find an unoccupied sports utility vehicle had been struck by a train.

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  14. Red Line, Blue Line, neither fineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Universal Hub

    The T is back and running this morning, but as they warned us: Major delays. The Red and Blue lines in particular are running express to nowhere this morning.

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  15. James Bulger Murderer Jon Venables Reportedly Joins an Online Dating SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Denise Fergus, the mother of murdered toddler James Bulger, and her husband Stuart Fergus, leave the Old Bailey in London July 23, 2010. One of two men convicted as children of killing two-year old Bulger 17 years ago was jailed for two years on Friday after he admitted charges of downloading and distributing indecent images of children.

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  16. Chickens thrown into McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BBC News

    The first trick happened at the Portrack Lane branch, Stockton, and the second took place at Wolviston Services, Billingham, both on Monday at about 18:00 GMT. A group of youths are believed to have ordered and paid for food but instead of collecting it threw the chicken through the serving hatch She told BBC Tees: "I was stood at the counter when staff opened the hatch to serve some food and a fully grown live chicken was thrown through.

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  17. 54% of Lac-Megantic residents had depression, PTSD after explosion: health reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Quebec health authorities' report into the health effects of the Lac-Megantic, Que., train derailment and explosion and oil spill indicates nearly two-thirds of 800 people studied suffered human loss, and over half experienced negative feelings such as depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. In July 2013, a freight train carrying 72 cars of oil derailed and exploded in the centre of Lac-Megantic.

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  18. Lac-Megantic residents have high rates of depression, anxiety after 2013 rail disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    800 people studied suffered human loss, and over half experienced negative feelings such as depression and post-traumatic stress disorder . Estrie public health director Dr. Melissa Genereux, public health specialist Dr. Genevieve Petit and Danielle Maltais, an expert on the health consequences of major disasters, presented their findings on Wednesday morning in Sherbrooke.

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  19. Bj rk's rewarding, if you can handle the heartbreakRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Bjrk's last album, Biophilia, came out in 2011, before her heart was broken by Matthew Barney, the artist who fathered her preteen daughter and was her partner for more than a decade. Biophilia was a multimedia album-app suite that examined humanity's relationship to the universe; it was so impenetrably complex, it had its own syllabus.

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  20. Brookfield Notebook: The Carters have left a cherished mark on BrookfieldRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    Known as the Carter Homestead, the site is used for many community events, including weddings. The Brookfield Elks hockey team is well remembered throughout the years by the community.

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