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We also worked with our partners at Louisiana State University to analyze samples of the Bakken crude oil. We found the oil to have a low viscosity (flows easily) and to be highly volatile, meaning it readily changes from liquid to gas at moderate temperatures. 675 more words
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular tourist train derailed Wednesday in southeast Alaska, and nine people suffered non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.
The derailment occurred during the afternoon run of the White Pass & Yukon Route tourist train, which goes from Skagway, Alaska, into Canada. 415 more words
MONTREAL – Quebec provincial police say they’ve taken steps to prevent the auction of the locomotive that played a key role in the deadly Lac-Megantic rail disaster. 1,544 more words
SLINGER (WITI/AP) — A collision of two trains and a resulting diesel fuel spill in Slinger are being investigated, and cleaned up. Dozens of residents evacuated following the collision and derailment of three engines and 10 train cars on Sunday night, July 20th have been allowed to return to their homes — as crews work to clean up the 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel that spilled. 564 more words