Rail accidents

March 14, 2017 - 7:56 pm
TRUMP-WIRETAP Spicer says Trump confident on wiretap evidence WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump is "extremely confident" that the Justice Department will produce evidence backing up his claim that his predecessor wiretapped his New York skyscraper during the election...
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March 12, 2017 - 9:09 am
SEVERE WEATHER Storm to hit Northeast; blizzard watch for NYC, Boston NEW YORK (AP) — Winter isn't finished with the Northeast yet. A powerful storm with high winds and up to a foot of snow is expected to hit the region next week. The National Weather Service said Saturday there's a blizzard watch...
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March 11, 2017 - 4:25 pm
FEDERAL PROSECUTORS-RESIGNATIONS US attorney Bharara says he was fired after not resigning NEW YORK (AP) — An outspoken Manhattan federal prosecutor known for crusading against public corruption says he was fired after refusing to resign. Preet Bharara (buh-RAH'-ruh) made the announcement on his...
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March 08, 2017 - 6:50 pm
CONGRESS-HEALTH-OVERHAUL House panel refuses to delay GOP health bill WASHINGTON (AP) — In the day's first vote on Republican health care legislation, GOP lawmakers controlling the House Ways and Means Committee have blocked a Democratic attempt to delay the panel's work for a week. Texas...
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A freight train smashed into a charter bus in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, pushing the bus 300 feet down the tracks authorities said. Authorities worked for more than an hour to remove passengers, Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney said, taking the injured people to area hospitals and cutting through the bus’s mangled body to extract the final two people. (AP Photo/Kevin McGill)
March 07, 2017 - 8:44 pm
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A freight train smashed into a charter bus in a coastal Mississippi city on Tuesday, pushing the bus 300 feet down the tracks and leaving at least four people dead, authorities said. Rescuers spent more than an hour removing passengers, cutting through the bus's heavily damaged...
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March 07, 2017 - 6:56 pm
BUS-TRAIN CRASH-MISSISSIPPI Deaths toll increases to 4 in train-bus crash BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A fourth person has died after a freight train hit a tour bus in Biloxi, Mississippi. Fire Chief Joe Boney says three people died before they could be taken to hospitals, while a fourth person died after...
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