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Train-Car Collision in Massachusetts Leaves 1 Dead

Train-Car Collision in Massachusetts Leaves 1 Dead

A Middleboro commuter rail train crashed into a car on the railroad tracks near Union and Water Streets in Holbrook, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, on the early afternoon of January 1st. According to sources, the car driver was trying to drive around the crossing gates when it was hit by the oncoming train. The car driver was killed in the [...]

Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

A boat carrying migrants capsized 8 miles off Egyptian coast on September 21st. The incident happened when the boat was transporting hundreds of migrants of several nationalities to Italy. More than 160 dead bodies were recovered from the waters. The incident is being investigated.

One Killed, One Injured in Nebraska Train Crash

One Killed, One Injured in Nebraska Train Crash

A train hit two pedestrians in Papillion, Nebraska, on August 1. The accident happened at Papio Creek near South 118th and Olive streets when three pedestrians were walking along the railway tracks. Authorities said 19-year-old Nicholas Wilson was killed in the accident. Eighteen-year-old Dillon McHenry was injured and was taken to hospital. [...]

What is in Fracking water? Find the Toxic Answer

What is in Fracking water? Find the Toxic Answer

Fracking is the process of drilling and injecting fluid into the ground at a high pressure to fracture shale rocks to release natural gas inside. It takes 1-8 million gallons of water to complete each fracking run. The process results in a lot of waste water that is full of toxins, documented and undocumented. Chemicals are added, and the waste [...]