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Egyptian train hits school bus, 49 children killed

Egyptian security officials say grieving families in the central province of Assiut have cut off roads and denied the prime minister access to the scene of a train accident that killed at least 49 kindergartners....


Train Collides With Veterans Parade in Texas, at Least Two Dead

At least two people were killed on Thursday when a train crashed into a veterans parade float in West Texas, according to an organizer of the event.


Investigators look into Md. train derailment

Investigators looking into Maryland's train derailment are watching videos, studying track conditions and pouring over maintenance records.


Train derailment kills two women in Maryland, delays 9/11 hearing

Train Derailment

A freight train derailed early Tuesday while crossing an overpass west of Baltimore, spilling tons of coal on top of two 19-year-old women who were sitting on the bridge and killing them, police said.


25 dead, 55 hurt in train crash in India

Indian Train Crash

At least 13 people are dead after a train crash in India early Tuesday morning, a spokesman for the ministry of railways said.


More than 100 injured as trains collide in Amsterdam - CNN International

At least 125 people were injured when two passenger trains collided in Amsterdam on Saturday, April 21, 2012, national police said. "Everybody was in panic.


Design Flaws Cited in Deadly Train Crash in China

China Train Crash

Chinese investigators on Wednesday attributed a deadly train crash last summer to a string of blunders, including flaws in equipment used to signal and control the trains.


Fiery train derailment in Ill. leads to evacuation

A freight train loaded with ethanol crashed and exploded Friday, sending up bright orange flames and plumes of smoke that could be seen miles away and forcing the evacuation of a small town in northern Illinois.


Shanghai subway trains crash; hundreds injured

A Shanghai subway train rear-ended another Tuesday, injuring more than 210 people in the latest trouble for the rapidly expanded transportation system in China's commercial center....


China Imposes Blackout on Train Wreck Coverage

After days of growing public fury over last month’s crash and the government’s reaction, Chinese authorities have enacted a virtual news blackout on the disaster.


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