| Aug 18, 2007
On any given day, an average of 148,000 people will die. That means over a million people have died in the last week. Nearly 5 million have died since around this time last month, which, incidentally, was exactly when we were briefly bombarded with the...
| Nov 1, 2011
Looking back on the events of 2011, who do you think has more regrets for his bad decisions, Hosni Mubarak or former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty?
I guess you have to give it to Mubarak. After all, the guy gave up a cushy gig ruling Egypt just so he could...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:39 PM
The odds of riding SunRail to downtown Orlando are now about the same as riding Moby Dick to Atlantis.
This is not all that surprising.
SunRail has been a dead train chugging since Rick Scott became Florida's first Maximum Leader.
It's how he is...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:03 PM
The man injured in a crash involving a train and a motor home remained in critical condition Wednesday night.
The family of 71-year-old Stephen Stapp said he is resting following the accident.
It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 100 block of North...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 7:01 AM
The man hurt in a crash involving a train and an RV is still in critical condition Thursday morning. The family of 71-year-old Stephen Stapp says he is resting following the accident.
Stapp was driving a motor home across tracks in Brownsburg when a...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 6:23 PM
Emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident involving a train on the city's southeast side Monday night.
Officials said a train hit a car near Churchman and Minnesota a little before 7 p.m. The train was not traveling at a high rate of speed...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:48 PM
A train derailed just west of downtown Indianapolis Friday afternoon.
It happened at Belmont just south of Washington Street. That's right next to the old General Motors stamping plant.
The train was a CSX train. Something solid, possibly grain,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 7:30 PM
Family members said Tuesday that they're cautiously optimistic about a train crash survivor's recovery.
Joan Gochenour, 81, of Lebanon, was riding in a car that was struck by a freight train last week near Jamestown.
She suffered severe head injuries....
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Following Monday morning's bus accident, there have been a lot of questions about the road and railroad bridge above where it happened.
Driving up on the railroad bridge on Emerson Avenue, it looks pretty standard. It's two lanes. It's probably tight for...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:38 AM
One man was injured after an accident involving a train and a snow plow in Hendricks County Wednesday morning.
Police said a snow plow was traveling northbound on County Road 151, west of Lizton, Ind.
The train conductor said the snow plow driver...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:59 PM
The Indiana Department of Transportation has said that there are approximately 30 percent fewer crashes on railroad tracks since 2001.
In the wake of another death on the tracks this week, they admitted not every crossing across the state is equipped...