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Local 10 Miami
Fire sparks inside Stephen P. Clark Center in downtown MiamiA fire broke out inside a Miami-Dade government building early Saturday, fire r
Fire sparks inside Stephen P. Clark Center in downtown Miami
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 hours ago
A fire broke out inside a Miami-Dade government building early Saturday, fire rescue officials told Local 10 News. Miami Fire Rescue crews were called to the Stephen P. Clark Center just before 4 a.m. They found a small fire had sparked inside an... Read more
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NBC Washington
Md. Man Suspected in 2 Sex Assaults, 3 Robberies in NE D.C.Police arrested a man suspected of two sexual assaults and three robberies. In
Md. Man Suspected in 2 Sex Assaults, 3 Robberies in NE D.C.
NBC Washington / Posted 14 hours ago
Police arrested a man suspected of two sexual assaults and three robberies. In each case, the victim had just left the Metrorail system in northeast D.C., police said. Two women were sexually assaulted by a man on a dark bike with a knife, police... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
After 6 years, police arrest woman for killing boyfriendAfter six years, a woman accused of killing her lover after stabbing him on the
After 6 years, police arrest woman for killing boyfriend
Local 10 Miami / Posted 17 hours ago
After six years, a woman accused of killing her lover after stabbing him on the chest was being held without bond Friday, records show. Deborah Lynn Andrews said that she stabbed her boyfriend Ismael Pico, but she didn't kill him. The final stab... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu's Transport Strike On HoldCosatu will meet in two weeks with transport role players in the Western Cape b
Cosatu's Transport Strike On Hold
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Cosatu will meet in two weeks with transport role players in the Western Cape before it decides on a legal strike, Tony Ehrenreich, Cosatu's Western Cape regional secretary, told a media briefing on Thursday. "We made a lot of progress and a lot of... Read more
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Washington Post
Travel, transit tips for the Labor Day weekendTrack work on four Metro lines will cause delays this Labor Day weekend. (Nikki
Travel, transit tips for the Labor Day weekend
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Track work on four Metro lines will cause delays this Labor Day weekend. (Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post) As many as 850,700 Washington area residents are expected to go travel this Labor Day weekend– and the great majority, about 87 percent, plan... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US reassures commuters of rail safetyUS officials are working to reassure passengers that trains in America are safe
US reassures commuters of rail safety
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
US officials are working to reassure passengers that trains in America are safe following an attack on a Paris-bound train. The train, which was travelling from Amsterdam, saw a perpetrator open fire on passengers until he was subdued by three... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cable theft delays Metrorail’s Cape service Twelve trains, from Wellington to Cape Town, experienced delays of up to an h
Cable theft delays Metrorail’s Cape service
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Twelve trains, from Wellington to Cape Town, experienced delays of up to an hour. FILE: Metrorail says it expects service to be back on track this afternoon. Picture: Wikimedia Commons. CAPE TOWN - Cable... Read more
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Surfers Village
The ultimate party wave could happen in South AfricaEarthwave Beach Festival Surfers Corner, Muizenberg Beach, Cape Town 26 - 27
The ultimate party wave could happen in South Africa
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
Earthwave Beach Festival Surfers Corner, Muizenberg Beach, Cape Town 26 - 27 September 2015 Earthwave Beach Festival seeks to break 'most surfers on a wave' record Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 2 September, 2015 - Capetonians can look forward... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Toll Road Investors Partnership II's Revs at 'BB+'; Outlook StableCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BB+' rating for Toll
Fitch Affirms Toll Road Investors Partnership II's Revs at 'BB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BB+' rating for Toll Road Investors Partnership II (TRIP II) Dulles Greenway project's approximately $1 billion in outstanding revenue bonds series 1999 and 2005. The Rating Outlook is... Read more
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NBC Miami
Vice President Biden Speaking at Miami-Dade CollegeVice President Joe Biden is coming to South Florida Wednesday to speak at Miami
Vice President Biden Speaking at Miami-Dade College
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
Vice President Joe Biden is coming to South Florida Wednesday to speak at Miami-Dade College and to meet with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Biden will be speaking at the Science Center at MDC's north campus, addressing the importance of... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Dade Transit service to be disrupted during Joe Biden visitMiami-Dade Transit services will be temporarily suspended at various hours Wedn
Dade Transit service to be disrupted during Joe Biden visit
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 days ago
Miami-Dade Transit services will be temporarily suspended at various hours Wednesday and Thursday during Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Miami. Transit officials said the decision was based on "security reasons." They said several Metrorail and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Receives Briefing From Metrorail Employees On Challenges With Prasa, 1 SeptThe Portfolio Committee on Transport will tomorrow (Tuesday 1 September) receiv
Parliament Receives Briefing From Metrorail Employees On Challenges With Prasa, 1 Sept
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Portfolio Committee on Transport will tomorrow (Tuesday 1 September) receive a briefing from former Metrorail employees (mostly security officers) on challenges they have with the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (PRASA) following their expulsion in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Unemployed security officers approach ParliamentJenna Etheridge, News24 Cape Town - The plight of 150 unemployed people who us
Unemployed security officers approach Parliament
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Jenna Etheridge, News24 Cape Town - The plight of 150 unemployed people who used to be subcontracted as security officers for Metrorail was raised with Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Transport on Tuesday. Attorney Themba Ngxingweni, speaking... Read more
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Washington Post
No late Metro service for Thursday night’s preseason game at FedEx FieldThe preseason game at FedEx Field on Thursday night is a chance for football fa
No late Metro service for Thursday night’s preseason game at FedEx Field
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
The preseason game at FedEx Field on Thursday night is a chance for football fans to get reacquainted with travel conditions. (Robert Thomson/The Washington Post) Football fans, if you’re planning on taking Metro to Thursday’s preseason game at... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesA Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died, Miami-Dade
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
A Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died, Miami-Dade police said. Keith Cox, 49, was shot earlier this week at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. station at Northwest 27th Avenue and Northwest 62nd Street. A witness told... Read more
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FOX News
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station taken off life supportMIAMI – Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail stat
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station taken off life support
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI – Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesCreated: 08/29/2015 11:52 AM MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security gua
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 6 days ago
Created: 08/29/2015 11:52 AM MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesMIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
NEW: Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesAuthorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has
NEW: Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 6 days ago
Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been hospitalized... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies August 29, 2015 17:26 GMT
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 6 days ago
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies August 29, 2015 17:26 GMT MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesMIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
The Evening Sun / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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York Daily Record
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesMIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesMIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station diesMIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail
Miami security guard shot at Metrorail station dies
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 6 days ago
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been... Read more
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ABC News
Miami Security Guard Shot at Metrorail Station DiesAuthorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has
Miami Security Guard Shot at Metrorail Station Dies
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
Authorities say a Miami security guard who was shot at a Metrorail station has died. Miami-Dade police say Keith Cox was shot earlier this week. A witness reported seeing a male in a dark colored vehicle leave the scene. Cox had been hospitalized... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Fund set up to help family of Metrorail shooting victimThe 50 State Security team is raising money for the family of a security guard
Fund set up to help family of Metrorail shooting victim
Local 10 Miami / Posted 7 days ago
The 50 State Security team is raising money for the family of a security guard who was shot Tuesday night at a Miami-Dade County Metrorail station. At last check, Keith Cox, 49, remains on life support at Jackson Memorial Hospital. According to... Read more
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Washington Post
Montgomery, WMATA sue firms for $160M over troubled transit centerThe problem-plagued Paul S. Sarbanes Silver Spring Transit Center (Katherine Fr
Montgomery, WMATA sue firms for $160M over troubled transit center
Washington Post / Posted 7 days ago
The problem-plagued Paul S. Sarbanes Silver Spring Transit Center (Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) Montgomery County and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority have filed a $166 million lawsuit against the companies that... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Family of security guard shot at Metrorail station speaksFamily faced with decision on whether to remove Metrorail shooting victim from
Family of security guard shot at Metrorail station speaks
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
Family faced with decision on whether to remove Metrorail shooting victim from life support Victor: TODAY WE'RE HEARING FROM THE BROTHER OF A SECURITY GUARD WHO WAS SHOT ON THE JOB AT A METRO RAIL STATION TUESDAY NIGHT. Janine: WE ARE ALSO SPEAKING... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Murdered On Cape Town TrainThe murder of a commuter on an early morning Cape Town train is under investiga
Man Murdered On Cape Town Train
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The murder of a commuter on an early morning Cape Town train is under investigation, police confirmed on Wednesday. A train conductor is understood to have found the body of a man in a carriage at 05:00 on Wednesday morning. Police spokesperson... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man murdered on Cape Town trainTammy Petersen, News24 (File, Duncan Alfreds, Fin24) Cape Town - The murder o
Man murdered on Cape Town train
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
Tammy Petersen, News24 (File, Duncan Alfreds, Fin24) Cape Town - The murder of a commuter on an early morning Cape Town train is under investigation, police confirmed on Wednesday. A train conductor is understood to have found the body of a man in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dead body found on Cape Town trainINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe body of an unidentified man was found inside a Cape Town t
Dead body found on Cape Town train
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe body of an unidentified man was found inside a Cape Town train carriage. File photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - The body of an unidentified man was found inside a train carriage in Cape Town on Wednesday, Western Cape police... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rail Worker Dies After Falling Under Train While Chasing Fare DodgerMetrorail has confirmed it was in fact one of their employees who died after fa
Rail Worker Dies After Falling Under Train While Chasing Fare Dodger
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Metrorail has confirmed it was in fact one of their employees who died after falling onto the train tracks in her pursuit of a woman suspected of trying to board the train at Harfield station without a ticket on Tuesday. After initial reports of the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Body found on Cape Town trainThe body of a man has been found in the carriage of a Metrorail train at the Ca
Body found on Cape Town train
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The body of a man has been found in the carriage of a Metrorail train at the Cape Town station. The grim discovery was made during the early hours of Wednesday morning. The victim sustained a gunshot wound. The police’s Frederick van Wyk said, “We... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Body found on Cape Town train Police are investigating the death of an unidentified man whose body was foun
Body found on Cape Town train
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Police are investigating the death of an unidentified man whose body was found on a train in Cape Town. FILE: Police made the grim discovery of a man’s body on one of the carriages of a Metrorail train at the Cape Town... Read more
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iol.co.za
Metrorail official killed chasing non-payerCape Town - A Metrorail employee died in hospital on Tuesday after falling unde
Metrorail official killed chasing non-payer
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Cape Town - A Metrorail employee died in hospital on Tuesday after falling under a train while chasing a passenger who apparently had no ticket. The incident occurred at 6.30am at the Harfield train station, said Metrorail spokesperson Riana... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Security guard shot at Metrorail stationA security guard is in critical condition after he was shot at a Miami-Dade Met
Security guard shot at Metrorail station
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 days ago
A security guard is in critical condition after he was shot at a Miami-Dade Metrorail station Tuesday night. The guard, who has not been identified, was found after witnesses told police they heard gunshots near the station at NW 27th Avenue and... Read more
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Washington Post
The U.S. is choking on its trafficVehicles clog a highway near downtown Nashville. The average American driver lo
The U.S. is choking on its traffic
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Vehicles clog a highway near downtown Nashville. The average American driver loses 42 hours a year to traffic delays, according to a new study by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute and the traffic monitoring firm Inrix. (Mark Humphrey/AP) The... Read more
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NBC Miami
Security Officer Shot at MLK Metrorail Station: MDPDThe Miami-Dade Police Department was investigating a shooting involving a Metro
Security Officer Shot at MLK Metrorail Station: MDPD
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
The Miami-Dade Police Department was investigating a shooting involving a Metrorail security officer Tuesday. It happened around 9:30 p.m. at the MLK Metrorail Station on Northwest 27th Avenue. Police said the preliminary investigation revealed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Montana to Go to Court Over Public Protector FindingsFormer Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) CEO Lucky Montana will go to court t
Montana to Go to Court Over Public Protector Findings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Former Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) CEO Lucky Montana will go to court to challenge findings made by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela implicating him in maladministration at the parastatal. Montana, speaking during a Tuesday morning interview... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Woman Narrowly Escapes Grisly Death Under Cape Town TrainA woman escaped a grisly death after nearly being hit by a train at Harfield st
Woman Narrowly Escapes Grisly Death Under Cape Town Train
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
A woman escaped a grisly death after nearly being hit by a train at Harfield station on Tuesday morning. Police spokesperson Constable Noloyiso Rwexana said the woman was allegedly attempting to board a train without a ticket at about 06:30 when she... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rail worker dies after falling under train while chasing fare dodgerA Metrorail train comes to a standstill before reaching Cape Town station. (Ima
Rail worker dies after falling under train while chasing fare dodger
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
A Metrorail train comes to a standstill before reaching Cape Town station. (Image: Adiel Ismail) Cape Town - Metrorail has confirmed it was in fact one of their employees who died after falling onto the train tracks in her pursuit of a woman... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tragic death for Metrorail employee The woman died after she was hit by a train while chasing a ticket defaulter.
Tragic death for Metrorail employee
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
The woman died after she was hit by a train while chasing a ticket defaulter. FILE: She fell onto the train tracks in front of an oncoming train. Chad Roberts/Primedia. Metrorail,Metrorail deaths,Harfield... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Woman narrowly escapes grisly death under Cape Town trainCape Town - A woman escaped a grisly death after nearly being hit by a train at
Woman narrowly escapes grisly death under Cape Town train
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Cape Town - A woman escaped a grisly death after nearly being hit by a train at Harfield station on Tuesday morning. Police spokesperson Constable Noloyiso Rwexana said the woman was allegedly attempting to board a train without a ticket at about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Montana Widely Implicated in Prasa ReportPublic Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found
Montana Widely Implicated in Prasa Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found that 19 of the 32 complaints brought by unions Satawu and National Transport Movement in 2012 were substantiated (file photo). Dismissed Prasa CEO Lucky Montana has been... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. Public Schools starts academic year with four new schoolsAfter closing three dozen schools in the past seven years for declining enrollm
D.C. Public Schools starts academic year with four new schools
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
After closing three dozen schools in the past seven years for declining enrollment, D.C. Public Schools started the new school year by opening doors to four new schools. School officials said the change reflects growing confidence in the schools,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
String of improper actions by SA's rail company‚ Madonsela findsPublic Protector Thuli Madonsela found that Prasa improperly incurred an over e
String of improper actions by SA's rail company‚ Madonsela finds
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela found that Prasa improperly incurred an over expenditure amounting to more than R523.7 million and that Montana improperly terminated contracts of executives resulting in fruitless and wasteful expenditure amounting... Read more
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Washington Post
District families lose buses to higher performing schoolsWhen Savoy Harris was looking for a new school for his twin son and daughter, h
District families lose buses to higher performing schools
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
When Savoy Harris was looking for a new school for his twin son and daughter, he did not want to send them to the struggling school near his home in Southeast Washington. But he heard about a federal program that gave children assigned to failing... Read more
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Washington Post
Traffic, transit tips for the weekendMany Metrorail riders on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines will be watching for
Traffic, transit tips for the weekend
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
Many Metrorail riders on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines will be watching for directions from transit staffers to shuttle buses to get around a rail disruption. (Robert Thomson/The Washington Post) This should be a great weekend for outdoor... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Support for crash victims’ families after appeal on Facebook pageGrief-stricken mourners at the memorial service held yesterday for the 16 peopl
Support for crash victims’ families after appeal on Facebook page
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Grief-stricken mourners at the memorial service held yesterday for the 16 people killed when a train crashed into a taxi that had plunged off a bridge near Shaka's Head on Monday. (Amanda Khoza/News24) Durban - A Ballito businesswoman said she has... Read more
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Business Standard India
No stop for L&T's Hyderabad Metro Rail workCost over-runs could make the entire project unviable while increase in fares t
No stop for L&T's Hyderabad Metro Rail work
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Cost over-runs could make the entire project unviable while increase in fares to compensate the same has its limitations as was evident by the public protests to a Rs 100 fare fixed for a one-way ride on Mumbai metro. "We did not stop work. That was... Read more
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