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The Columbian
Man goes into cardiac arrest on Amtrak trainA 59-year-old man went into cardiac arrest Friday evening on an Amtrak train bo
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
A 59-year-old man went into cardiac arrest Friday evening on an Amtrak train bound for Vancouver. Around 5 p.m. Friday, a call came into 911 that a man was having trouble breathing, and when the train was still about 15 minutes from the station he... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amtrak train strikes car in East Kingston, N.H.The driver told police her GPS system had directed her to cross the tracks. An
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
The driver told police her GPS system had directed her to cross the tracks. An Amtrak train with more than 50 passengers aboard struck a car that got stuck on the tracks just before 5 p.m. Saturday in East Kingston, N.H., a fire official said. No... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
How they voted: Larimer County area congressional votes for Nov. 10-16, 2017Secretary at the Transportation Department. Kan, currently an executive at the
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
Secretary at the Transportation Department. Kan, currently an executive at the ride-share company Lyft and member of the Amtrak board, previously served as a Senate and White House staffer. A supporter, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Mattoon community planning effort moving forwardCity Administrator Kyle Gill asked that the tourism team also consider projects
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted yesterday
City Administrator Kyle Gill asked that the tourism team also consider projects related to Amtrak. Gill said he and Mayor Tim Gover met this week with an Amtrak representative about the new passenger coaches that will go into service within the next... Read more
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The Register
Big Cable's pillow talk with FCC to forbid US states from writing own net neutrality rulesto explain why it makes sense for the FCC to set the rules across the entire US
The Register / Posted yesterday
to explain why it makes sense for the FCC to set the rules across the entire US: a train journey. "A passenger riding on Amtrak between Washington D.C. and New York City travels through five different jurisdictions during the course of a 3.5-hour... Read more
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Philly.com
Amtrak has to fix labor relations and get back on safety trackits workers safe. The stunning finding from Tuesday’s National Transportation
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
its workers safe. The stunning finding from Tuesday’s National Transportation Safety Board hearing on last year’s fatal Amtrak accident near Chester was that the company’s labor-management relationship is so toxic, it contributed to the deaths... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Tickets still available for Dec. 1 Santa Zephyr train from QuincyWhile the special “golden” tickets for the Dec. 1 Santa Zephyr train from Quinc
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
While the special “golden” tickets for the Dec. 1 Santa Zephyr train from Quincy to Macomb sold out in less than two days, Amtrak has stated that there are still seats available on the Carl Sandburg 382 for that evening from Quincy to Macomb.... Read more
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FOX News
Biden's 2020 trial balloon: Why some liberals say his past would haunt himBiden’s flaws as a politician — his past presidential runs have been flops — he
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Biden’s flaws as a politician — his past presidential runs have been flops — he does have a down-to-earth, ride-the-Amtrak authenticity that resonates with working-class voters. He would have fared better than Hillary Clinton in such states... Read more
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FOX News
Biden's 2020 trial balloon: Why some liberals say his past would haunt himBiden’s flaws as a politician — his past presidential runs have been flops — he
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Biden’s flaws as a politician — his past presidential runs have been flops — he does have a down-to-earth, ride-the-Amtrak authenticity that resonates with working-class voters. He would have fared better than Hillary Clinton in such states... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Highways and skyways will be busier than usual for Thanksgivingpercent, with about 4 million travelers expected to pass through U.S. airports
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
percent, with about 4 million travelers expected to pass through U.S. airports over the holiday period, according to AAA. Amtrak also is preparing for the busy holiday week by, among other things, adding trains – with a plan to use every available... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri sees increase in Amtrak ridership(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri transportat
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri transportation officials say this year’s spike in Amtrak ridership continued to rise from July through October. The Jefferson City News Tribune reports the state Department of... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose Japantown empty lot is bought by builder that plans 520 apartments, retailpotential for new BART and high-speed rail connections, along with an existing
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
potential for new BART and high-speed rail connections, along with an existing array of light rail, Caltrain, ACE Train, Amtrak and bus links. “The demographics of San Jose are very attractive; we have done two other projects there,” Sean... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri sees increase in Amtrak ridershipJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri transportation officials say this year's sp
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri transportation officials say this year's spike in Amtrak ridership continued to rise from July through October. The Jefferson City News Tribune reports the state Department of Transportation found a 5 percent... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amtrak Northeast ridership up 1 percent in 2017Ridership on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor increased 1 percent to 12 million pass
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Ridership on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor increased 1 percent to 12 million passenger trips over the 12 months through September that marks the rail line’s 2017 fiscal year. Nationally, Amtrak ridership was up 1.5 percent to 31.7 million passenger... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Amtrak Northeast ridership up 1 percent in 2017Ridership on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor increased 1 percent to 12 million pass
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Ridership on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor increased 1 percent to 12 million passenger trips over the 12 months through September that marks the rail line’s 2017 fiscal year. Nationally, Amtrak ridership was up 1.5 percent to 31.7 million passenger... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Amtrak unveils Midwest Charger locomotiveMILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Amtrak is upgrading its passenger service between Milwauk
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Amtrak is upgrading its passenger service between Milwaukee and Chicago. Thursday morning it unveiled its new Midwest Charger locomotive at the Intermodal Station. Amtrak says locomotives will make the commute to and from... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Just off the assembly line:” Amtrak reveals new locomotives now running on its Hiawatha lineMILWAUKEE — Amtrak revealed on Thursday, November 16th some new locomotives tha
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
MILWAUKEE — Amtrak revealed on Thursday, November 16th some new locomotives that are now running on its most popular service in the Midwest, the Hiawatha line. “These are brand new locomotives, just off the assembly line in Sacramento, California,... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
A love letter to Baltimore’s Penn Station – The Johns Hopkins Newssmall talk with, for instance, the singular stranger waiting in the station (he
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 2 days ago
small talk with, for instance, the singular stranger waiting in the station (here’s looking at you, mother in the Savannah Amtrak who told me about her son’s new wife for 30 minutes). Beyond that, where else in this city, or any city, can you... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Amtrak warns of Staples Mill station construction ahead of holiday travel seasonHENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Construction on the parking lot at the Amtrak's Staples
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Construction on the parking lot at the Amtrak's Staples Mill station may cause headaches for travelers during the busy travel season. Kimberly Woods, Amtrak's spokesperson, said the parking lot widening project is currently... Read more
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Business Wire
Doctors Rank Train Stations for Healthful, #TastyTrainFood; L.A. and D.C. Earn Highest ScoresWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Holiday travelers who ride Amtrak will find numero
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Holiday travelers who ride Amtrak will find numerous healthful meals in Amtrak stations and on board trains, according to a new survey by the nonprofit Physicians Committee—a national group of 12,000 doctors. Dietitians... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
All aboard: Amtrak ridership on upswingMissouri began the year with an increase in Amtrak ridership, and that trend is
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Missouri began the year with an increase in Amtrak ridership, and that trend is continuing. Missouri Department of Transportation officials said from July through October there was a nearly 5 percent increase in Amtrak riders getting on the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago, other cities could see 'record' Thanksgiving traffic delays, AAA saysare an effort by local and federal authorities to modernize security checkpoint
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
are an effort by local and federal authorities to modernize security checkpoints and cut down on excessively long lines. Amtrak is also preparing for the busy holiday week by, among other things, adding trains — with a plan to use every available... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
All aboard: Amtrak ridership on upswingMissouri began the year with an increase in Amtrak ridership, and that trend is
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Missouri began the year with an increase in Amtrak ridership, and that trend is continuing. Missouri Department of Transportation officials said from July through October there was a nearly 5 percent increase in Amtrak riders getting on the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man killed by Metro-North trainruled his death an accident. In 2016, there were six fatalities on the tracks
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
ruled his death an accident. In 2016, there were six fatalities on the tracks in Connecticut, according to the Federal Railroad Administration. While a few involved Metro-North trains, the majority involved Amtrak trains, their r... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Donald Jacobs, pioneering Kellogg dean, dies at 90school dean at Washington University in St. Louis. During his first four years
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
school dean at Washington University in St. Louis. During his first four years as dean, Jacobs chaired the board of Amtrak. He eventually held roughly two dozen directorships, including as many as five at a time. In Chicago, he sat on boards... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Lyft is “all aboard” as sponsor of 2018 Amtrak Winter Park ExpressWINTER PARK — A new partnership between Winter Park Resort, Amtrak and Lyft off
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
WINTER PARK — A new partnership between Winter Park Resort, Amtrak and Lyft offers a stress-free way to get to the slopes this winter, starting Jan. 5. As the presenting sponsor, the popular rideshare service Lyft will offer new customers an... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Plum Market, Zingerman's headed to Pistons' practice facility in Detroitof the 100,000-square-foot facility, located just south of West Grand Boulevard
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the 100,000-square-foot facility, located just south of West Grand Boulevard and the train tracks from the New Center Amtrak station. The team’s move downtown to play at Little Caesars Arena is the catalyst for this venture with Henry Ford... Read more
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Philly.com
NJ Transit to adjust schedules for Amtrak track repairsin the evening will be canceled. Other trains may have adjustments made to the
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
in the evening will be canceled. Other trains may have adjustments made to the timetable or station stops. NJ Transit and Amtrak passengers faced delays and schedule charges while Amtrak made repairs at New York's Penn Station throughout the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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ABC Montana
NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety led to crash that killed 2 workersMICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated the government-owned... Read more
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The Hill
Senate tax bill to include ObamaCare mandate repeal | Sessions sidesteps questions on WH influence on AT&T merger | Dems seek more transparency on student borrower rulelegal rationale, that subcommittee meetings will not be open to the public. Tr
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
legal rationale, that subcommittee meetings will not be open to the public. Transportation: Federal investigators ripped Amtrak on Tuesday for its poor safety culture, which the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) blamed for a deadly... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash near PhillyRelated stories PHILADELPHIA - Amtrak said it has taken steps to improve its s
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Related stories PHILADELPHIA - Amtrak said it has taken steps to improve its safety culture since two maintenance workers were killed by a train last year near Philadelphia. The National Transportation Safety Board sharply criticized Amtrak's... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' gameunfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th sl
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
unfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th slaying in Tampa neighborhood NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety culture led to crash that killed 2 The Latest: Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash Meek... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
How much of your personal info is online? Probably more than you knowunfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th sl
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
unfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th slaying in Tampa neighborhood NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety culture led to crash that killed 2 The Latest: Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash Meek... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Dog groomer accused of abuse caught on video shaking small dog, other incidents revealedunfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th sl
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
unfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th slaying in Tampa neighborhood NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety culture led to crash that killed 2 The Latest: Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash Meek... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Florida man high on meth climbs onto stranger's roof to howl, police sayunfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th sl
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
unfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th slaying in Tampa neighborhood NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety culture led to crash that killed 2 The Latest: Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash Meek... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
FBI desperate to find violent group targeting Asian businessesunfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th sl
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
unfamiliar with FBI report on black extremists Police hunt killer after 4th slaying in Tampa neighborhood NTSB: Amtrak's lax safety culture led to crash that killed 2 The Latest: Amtrak says safety improving after fatal crash Meek... Read more
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