ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - Two freight trains collided at a rail intersection in rural Missouri on Saturday, triggering the collapse of a highway overpass when at least a dozen rail cars derailed and struck a support pillar, authorities said.
If your mom can't teach you to be nice... maybe science can! Researchers at the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the Waisman Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are setting up an experiment to see if they can "train"...Show More Summary
Seven People Injured
A highway overpass in southeast Missouri collapsed early Saturday when rail cars slammed into one of the bridge's pillars after a cargo train collision, authorities said. Seven people were injured, though none seriously.
ACT Policing took over the ACT Supreme Court building yesterday evening (Saturday, May 25) to test their emergency response, coordination and communication strategies for a possible terrorist incident. The Australian New Zealand Counter-Terrorism...Show More Summary
Ice Road Truckers (IRTs) aren’t much different than traditional truck drivers. Sure, there is an increased level of danger when driving Alaska’s Dalton Highway, but still the same truck driver training, certifications and experience are required whether on ice or on pavement. Training and certification Before any future IRT can get behind the wheel, [...]Show More Summary
A radical change is taking place in the German job market: Today’s immigrants to Germany are better trained and have a higher level of education than native Germans, according to a study carried out by labor market researcher Herbert Brücker on behalf of the Bertelsmann Stiftung, a private think tank based in Gütersloh. Today, 43 [...]
In March of 1931, nine black youths, aimed toward nine different paths, hopped a freight train snaking through the Southern belly of the United States. When they would disembark — miles and miles before reaching their intended destinations — those nine lives would be forever, inextricably linked. Pulled from the train and pinned with the [...]Show More Summary
Two freight trains collided at a rail intersection in rural Missouri on Saturday, triggering the collapse of a highway overpass when at least a dozen rail cars derailed and struck a support pillar, authorities said.
A Missouri overpass collapsed early Saturday morning after two freight trains collided and derailed. The massive collision triggered the collapse, and seven people were injured during the devastating accident. Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter told KFVS-TV that a Union Pacific train T-boned a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train at a railroad intersection near Chafee, Mo., [...]Show More Summary
What on EARTH is going on in the world these days?! Earlier in the week, we reported on a bridge collapse in Washington State leaving three people injured, and this morning in Rockview, Missouri, a Union Pacific train somehow t-boned another freight train at an intersection, causing the former to derail, and inadvertently cause a highway [...]
Early this morning in Rockview, Missouri, a Union Pacific train hauling auto parts t-boned another freight train at an intersection, derailing the Union Pacific train and collapsing a highway overpass in the second major train derailment this week. Read more...
Days after Pope Francis laid his hands on a young man in a wheelchair in the Vatican and fueled suspicion that he performed an exorcism, the Catholic archdiocese in Madrid is reportedly considering hiring at least eight more trained clergy to help some of the faithful deal with demons.
Two freight trains collided and derailed early Saturday in southeast Missouri, then triggered the collapse of a highway overpass when several rail cars struck a support pillar.
Authorities said a Union Pacific train t-boned a Burlington Northern train. After a diesel fuel leak, one of the engines caught fire but firefighters were able to extinguish it.
I'm back at it, training new aides again.There's the joy of getting to know new people and the sheer hard work and energy output that goes into all of that - plus training often inexperienced people who have never done a care-giving gig. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Two freight trains collided at a rail intersection in Missouri on Saturday, injuring seven people, igniting a fire and triggering the collapse of an overpass under which they were traveling, a county sheriff's dispatcher said.
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This is a quality clip from the ever-awesome City TV, Man City’s behind-the-scenes TV channel. Joe Hart, Carlos Tevez, and Samir Nasri were fitted with cameras on their heads, which showed the action from their points of view, right in the thick of the action. Tevez’s is particularly cool, as he pulls off a few [...]
Two FBI special agents, Christopher Lorek and Stephen Shaw, lost their lives during a training exercise in Virginia Beach, May 20, 2013. The two men were trying to rope down from a helicopter onto a ship. But due to weather difficulties, they fell into the water and died as a result of the impact. Show More Summary