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After four high-profile derailments, including in Galena, BNSF railroad adds safety measures

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — BNSF railroad has started taking additional safety measures for crude oil shipments because of four recent high-profile derailments in the U.S. and Canada. 121 more words


Metro Expo Line Service Resumes After Saturday Crash

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A damaged Metro train was moved from tracks near USC overnight, restoring full Expo Line service a day after a crash that caused a partial derailment. 236 more words


No Foul Play Suspected After Second Train Derails In Weld County

WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Another train derailment occurred in Weld County Monday around 8:50 p.m.

It was the second derailment in Weld County since Sunday. 262 more words


Train Derails Near Hudson, Dumping Tons Of Coal, No Injuries

HUDSON, Colo. (AP) — A train jumped its tracks early Sunday, dumping tons of coal from more than two dozen cars near the northern Colorado town of Hudson. 245 more words


Train carrying potash derails near Wetaskiwin

WATCH ABOVE: The Transportation Safety Board is investigating after 20 rail cars derailed east of Wetaskiwin Sunday morning. 

EDMONTON — The Transportation Safety Board has been called in to investigate a train derailment near Wetaskiwin. 127 more words


Death toll from passenger train derailment in India rises to 26, at least 30 hurt

LUCKNOW, India (AP) – Police say the death toll has risen to 26 after three coaches of a passenger train derailed in northern India.

Police and rescue workers used gas cutters to rip apart the wreckage to find people who who were feared to be trapped. 72 more words


Jury deliberations enter Day 10 in Via Rail terror trial

TORONTO – A Toronto jury is entering its 10th day of deliberations as it considers the fate of two men accused of plotting to derail a passenger train. 164 more words