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No charges for Louisville woman who shot 9-year-old son
LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Police say a Louisville woman who shot her 9-year-old son will not face charges. The Daily Times reports ( Blount County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Marian O'Briant says the shooting was a "freak accident." She says the mother was handling a gun on the second floor of ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Police Sheriff Constable Accident Coroner Bailiff Tram accident Reeve
DC Streetcar to start service on Sundays
The DC Streetcar soon will provide service on Sundays, seven months after its long-awaited debut. Starting Sept. 18, the streetcar will run seven days a week with the addition of Sunday service from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. The streetcar currently runs from 6 a.m. to midnight Monday through Thursday, ...
7 points by The Washington Times | Tram Road Tram accident Washington D.C. Streetcars in North America Light rail Toronto streetcar system Sunday
3-vehicle crash shuts down part of Eastex Freeway

3 points by The Houston Chronicle | Report Tram accident
Havre de Grace council agrees to apply for funding for trolley-bus, downtown signs
The Havre de Grace City Council has agreed to apply for state grants to fund a proposed a downtown trolley-bus system and to erect more visitors signage. The council approved two resolutions Tuesday night allowing the city to apply for Department of Housing and Community Development funding for...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Tram Bus Trolleybus Rapid transit Councillor Harford County Maryland Tram accident Tourist trolley
Berlin Film Review: ‘The Inland Road’
The loose, performance-focused drama follows troubled Maori teen Tia, who survives a fatal road accident while hitchhiking and is subsequently sheltered by the driver of the car, despite the objections of his wife.
4 points by Variety | Tram accident Road accidents Marriage Traffic collision
Defective axle blamed for 2013 fiery North Dakota derailment
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A defective axle broke and caused a 2013 train derailment that led to a series of explosions in North Dakota, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | National Transportation Safety Board North Dakota Tram accident Rail tracks Rail transport Brake Oil tanker Wheel
NTSB focuses on broken axle found at North Dakota derailment
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — National Transportation Safety Board investigators say a broken axle caused a 2013 train derailment that led to a series of explosions in North Dakota.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | North Dakota National Transportation Safety Board Tram accident Oil tanker Rail tracks Rail transport Jack Dalrymple George Sinner
NTSB set to release cause of fiery North Dakota train crash
FARGO, N.D. (AP) - The National Transportation Safety Board is set to release the cause of a 2013 oil train derailment in eastern North Dakota. The accident happened when a train carrying soybeans derailed in front of an oil tanker train near the small town of Casselton. It caused a ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | National Transportation Safety Board North Dakota English-language films Minnesota Fargo North Dakota Tram accident Rail tracks Oil tanker
Winter car accidents are a deadly weather hazard
Car accidents in wintry weather killed nearly 4,000 Americans over the past five years.       
65 points by USA Today | Weather hazards Wind Winter Tram accident Severe weather terminology Snow or ice weather phenomena Great Lakes Squall
U.S. Army vet fatally struck by hit-and-run driver in Queens
U.S. Army veteran Hassan Jones couldn’t survive an accident that erupted into a fight on the Grand Central Parkway.
2526 points by Daily News | Grand Central Parkway Queens Northern State Parkway Family English-language films Tram accident Accident The Driver
Kin of cop killed in Bronx wreck sympathetic to speeding NYPD pal
A relative of the rookie cop killed in a fiery off-duty car crash says her family doesn’t blame her NYPD colleague’s reported recklessness.
554 points by Daily News | English-language films American films The Bronx Dodge New York City Dodge Charger Muscle car Tram accident
Two killed in three major crashes across Colorado’s wet, snowy roads
Two people were killed and a tanker-trailer rolled into a ditch and spilled fuel Thursday in three separate crashes, authorities say.
3197 points by The Denver Post | Colorado English-language films Interstate Highway System Interstate 70 Tram accident Petroleum Crash Accidents
Bangladesh minister concedes failure to improve road traffic discipline
Despite hogging the limelight by his cross-country hopping, Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader has conceded failure to improve the level of road traffic discipline in Bangladesh.
254 points by | Road Auto rickshaw Transport Infrastructure The Road Dhaka Tram accident Traffic
Mahmudur charged with Dhaka University bomb attack
Police have added a fresh charge to the 72 counts of accusations that Daily Amar Desh acting editor Mahmudur Rahman faces.
1 points by | Dhaka Bangladesh Harun al-Rashid English-language films Tram accident India Injury Accidents
Army DB Brandon Jackson passes away from car crash: reports
Army football player, Brandon Jackson, passed away in a car crash Sunday, according to and
-1 points by Daily News | Conference USA English-language films Patriot League Crash American football Tram accident Michie Stadium Royal Military College of Canada
Carl Hiaasen’s new novel, “Razor Girl,” is raucus fun
Merry Mansfield, the “razor girl” in Carl Hiaasen’s raucous new novel, came up with the idea for a scam while she was doing fake car crashes for insurance money in Miami.
4 points by The Denver Post | Tram accident Girl Traffic collision