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Investigators looking into Ellicott City train derailment

ELLICOTT CITY — Investigators were checking videos, track conditions and maintenance records Wednesday to find the cause of a deadly train derailment in Maryland and figure out if two young women sitting on a railroad bridge over the town’s main ...

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Md. train derailment disrupts Verizon service

ELLICOTT CITY — Verizon Communications Inc. says a train derailment near Baltimore is disrupting land-line service to customers, including some government clients. The problems Tuesday reached all the way to the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Lawyers preparing ...

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CSX train derails in Ellicott City, kills 2 college students

ELLICOTT CITY — A train hauling coal derailed on a bridge in this city’s historic district, killing two college students who had been drinking together and hanging out on the tracks. Nearly two dozen railroad cars flipped over, including some ...

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Congress about to kill high-speed train program

WASHINGTON — Congress is on the verge of killing funding for President Barack Obama’s signature high-speed rail program, but it may have some life in it still. Republican lawmakers are claiming credit for killing the program. But billions of dollars ...

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