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Investigators reveal cause of huge West Virginia train derailment and fireball

WEST VIRGINIA — The Federal Railroad Administration on Friday blamed a broken rail for a fiery train derailment in West Virginia that burned for days and forced massive evacuations. 260 more words


Judge gives final approval for $338M oil train settlement

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A U.S. bankruptcy judge has approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of a fiery oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec. 115 more words


Amtrak to restore passenger service after derailment

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Amtrak says modified passenger service on the Vermonter route will resume following the train derailment in Northfield.

The company says the northbound service between Washington, D.C., and St. 70 more words


Schlocktoberfest 2K15 Day 7: Chemical Peel (2014)

Synopsis: A bachelorette party turns deadly when a chemical reaction overtakes a valley, but being indoors could be just as deadly as being outside.

There’s a point early on in Chemical Peel where a person yells in rather blunt fashion ‘What the f*ck is going on?’ and this is probably the most honest line delivery in the whole film because it wasn’t long after that where I too was asking the very same question. 403 more words


Amtrak Train Heading To Washington Via NYC Derails In Vermont

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (CBSNewYork/AP) — An Amtrak train that was scheduled to make stops in the Tri-State area derailed Monday morning in central Vermont after striking rocks that were on the tracks, authorities said. 584 more words


Amtrak passenger train derails in Vermont; four injured

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — An Amtrak passenger train has derailed in Northfield, Vermont, and emergency personnel are responding, the company said on its Twitter account.

Train derailment in VT this morning on my way to New Jersey.

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10 ethanol tanker cars derail, 2 catch fire in South Dakota

SCOTLAND, S.D. (AP) – The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad says 10 ethanol tanker cars derailed and two caught fire Saturday morning in southeast South Dakota. 117 more words