Car Hits Stalled Train At ‘Notorious’ Crossing

Authorities say a car drove into a train that was “completely stopped” at a notorious railroad crossing in Woodhaven.The accident happened early Wednesday morning at the railroad tracks on Allen Road just north of Van Horn Road.Police tell …

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Brand New School Bus Goes Up In Flames

CBS 11 News learned late Tuesday evening that the Frisco Independent School District has pulled several school buses from service after a fire demolished one the vehicles early in the day. In addition to the one that caught fire the district bought fou…

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Drones Flying Too Close To JFK Flight Paths

Three pilots have reported unmanned drones flying too close to their jetliners as they approached Kennedy Airport this week, NBC 4 New York has learned. On Wednesday afternoon, the pilot of JetBlue flight 842 from Savannah, Georgia, reported a drone fl…

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Manhole Cover Explosion Traps 2 In Manhattan Taxi

Monday night work crews returned to the spot where a man used to pulling shots of espresso wound up pulling two people from a wrecked taxi. In Manhattan, the taxi drove over a manhole at the very moment it exploded! "Once I seen what happened I jus…

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Cattle Rustling Making A Comeback In Oklahoma

Cattle rustling is an old-timey regional term for one of the oldest crimes in human civilization: walking off with someone else’s livestock. It turns out that when animals have been bred to be docile and to trust humans, it’s not hard to driv…

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Popular Minivans Fail Small Overlap Crash Test

A new series of crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) revealed troubling results for minivans that are often perceived as some of the safest vehicles on the road. One crash test in particular was described by a lead executive…

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Fire And Ice at 19th Century School Building

A Chicago school building that opened to students in 1890 is now caked in ice after being gutted by fire. The Mulligan Elementary School in the Lincoln Park neighborhood was closed in the 2000 and sold by the Board of Education several years later. A d…

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Drowsy Semi Driver Plows into Nine Vehicles

A drowsy truck driver plowed his out-of-control tractor-trailer into nine vehicles, pinning some against a Dunkin’ Donuts sign, in a "horrifying" crash that claimed the lives of two people and injured several others in Berks County, Pennsy…

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Residents Evacuated Due to Chemical Spill, Plant Fire

Police have begun evacuations of residents from the neighborhoods near U.S. 27 and 20th Street over to Old Lindale Road as a result of the Bekaert plant fire. U.S. 27 northbound is closed at Walker Mountain Road and southbound traffic on U.S. 27 is shu…

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Driver Walks Away from Car-Splitting Wreck

A young man was able to walk away from a wreck that split his car in half. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the 18-year-old was driving on Loop 101 at Thunderbird Road in Peoria late Sunday morning when he veered onto the soft shou…

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