Justin Quinn

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Lucky escape after bus in Georgia, US, stranded in path of train

Bus passengers in Atlanta, Georgia had an extremely lucky escape as their bus waited in traffic.<p>The passengers realised that they were stuck in the path of an oncoming train, and started shouting to the bus driver to open the doors.<p>Video inside the bus caught the dramatic and frightening moment …

Transportation

Engineer in Amtrak Derailment Didn't Tell Dispatchers Train Had Been Struck: NTSB

The engineer at the center of the deadly derailment in Philadelphia last week made no mention to dispatchers that the Amtrak train was possibly struck by a foreign object, a lead investigator said Sunday.<p>"We interviewed the dispatchers and we listened to the dispatch tape, and we heard no …

Trains
Trains
Trains
Trains

Baltimore police under scrutiny after death of 'black man running'

A 25-year-old Baltimore man died Sunday a week after reportedly suffering a partially severed spine during an arrest, and the mayor vowed "to find out exactly what happened" and "hold the right people accountable."<p>Baltimore police, working in conjunction with the state attorney's office, had …

South Korea police clash with protesters over ferry disaster | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean police clashed with thousands of protesters, blocking their way to the presidential palace, where they hoped to demand a more vigorous government response to a ferry disaster that claimed more than 300 lives a year ago.<p>A mourner holds up a banner depicting students …

Latin America

Latest shipwreck claims up to 700 migrants on the Mediterranean

The drowning of as many as 700 migrants in the Mediterranean has put the European Union under enormous pressure to confront the human-trafficking crisis only months after a sweeping seaborne rescue campaign was scaled back because of lack of EU financial and moral support.<p>The woefully overloaded …

North Africa