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Man, 67, Hospitalized After Car Collides With North Shore Scenic Railroad Train

1 day ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 67-year-old man suffered significant injuries Thursday evening after his car collided with a train in northern Minnesota. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office...
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Pedestrian struck and killed by commuter rail train in Gloucester

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A person is dead after being struck by a commuter rail train in Gloucester, officials said. MBTA spokesperson Joe Pesaturo and Gloucester Police confirmed that a railroad...
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Charges: Man Offered To Smoke Pot With Woman On Light Rail, Raped Her At Knife-Point

3 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 22-year-old Minneapolis man is facing charges after he allegedly met a woman on the light rail last month, offered to smoke marijuana with her and, when they...
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Trump should stop freight rail reregulation

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Recently, two major railroad operators, CSX and Union Pacific, reported a significant drop in earnings, in part due to declining rail shipments. This was partially due to the...
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An Insider Takes Aim at Corporate America's ‘Elite Charade'

An Insider Takes Aim at Corporate America's ‘Elite Charade'

4 days ago   |   Fortune

The setting is ironic for a late-afternoon cocktail with Anand Giridharadas, the self-appointed scourge of well-meaning plutocrats everywhere. The author of the biting 2018...
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Semi trailer leaning off Tarentum Bridge; truck crash spills scrap onto railroad tracks below

Semi trailer leaning off Tarentum Bridge; truck crash spills scrap onto railroad tracks below

5 days ago   |   WTAE   |   2 articles

A trailer hauling scrap is leaning over the side of the Tarentum Bridge after a semi truck crashed on the span.
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Tractor-trailer carrying gasoline goes over embankment, crashes onto railroad tracks near Clairton Coke Works

Tractor-trailer carrying gasoline goes over embankment, crashes onto railroad tracks near Clairton Coke Works

12 days ago   |   WTAE

Police officers and firefighters reported that a fire was starting on the truck. Clairton police were beginning to evacuate the area near the crash scene.
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Apple and other map creators pushed to add rail crossings to their maps

Apple and other map creators pushed to add rail crossings to their maps

12 days ago   |   iMore

What you need to know The National Transportation Safety Board has asked Apple, Google and others to add railroad crossings to their mapping services. It believes it could help...
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Kevin Spacey's weird MeToo antics might be his best work yet

Kevin Spacey's weird MeToo antics might be his best work yet

14 days ago   |   New York Post

What to do when your career has been blown up by sexual-misconduct scandal? Strategies differ. You could deny and claim the real enemy is the NRA. Or vaguely admit wrongdoing...
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Tech companies ignore pleas on rail safety

Tech companies ignore pleas on rail safety

14 days ago   |   Politico

In late 2016, federal investigators probing a fatal crash between a confused truck driver and a California commuter train made a plea to Google, Apple and Microsoft: Add...
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Andrew Luck reportedly retires, shocks social media: Top reactions from...

Andrew Luck reportedly retires, shocks social media: Top reactions from Colts quarterback news

The Colts quarterback, who will make the announcement official Sunday, will step away from the NFL at the age of 29. Read more ...

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Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

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Andrew Luck booed by Colts fans as he walks off field after news of his shocking retirement becomes public

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'The little girl wasn't doing anything wrong': 8-year-old shot dead in St. Louis near high school event

The child was at a preseason high school football event with her family. Read more ...

Garoppolo shines in 27-17 win over Mahomes, Chiefs

Garoppolo shines in 27-17 win over Mahomes, Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - San Francisco quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was impressive in his return to Arrowhead Stadium, and Chiefs counterpart Patrick Mahomes may have been even... Read more ...

Holt homers in 9th to lift Red Sox to 5-4 win vs Padres

Holt homers in 9th to lift Red Sox to 5-4 win vs Padres

SAN DIEGO - Brock Holt homered on All-Star closer Kirby Yates' first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 victory against the San Diego Padres on... Read more ...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he drafted the QB in his fantasy league

Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Schefter reports that Luck is "mentally worn down, and now checking out." OJ Simpson tweeted a video... Read more ...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at Bellator 225

Kharitonov's TKO of Mitrione marked one of 14 finishes on the night at Bellator 225. Read more ...

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

BALTIMORE - Pedro Severino hit his first career grand slam, Hanser Alberto and Jonathan Villar homered on successive pitches and the Baltimore Orioles interrupted Tampa Bay's... Read more ...

Wolford hits Greene for TD in Rams' 10-6 win over Broncos

Wolford hits Greene for TD in Rams' 10-6 win over Broncos

LOS ANGELES - Brandon Allen passed for 162 yards, and Jalen Greene caught a 4-yard touchdown pass from John Wolford with 12:38 to play in the Los Angeles Rams' 10-6 preseason... Read more ...