Immunity for Officer Who Arrested ‘Rail Fan’ Divides Circuit

Police officers who handcuffed a teenage train enthusiast they worried was trying to sabotage the railroad should not face false-arrest claims, the Second Circuit ruled Friday.

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French train station attack!

Knife attack at a train station in France.

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Woman Charged With Shooting Virginia State Trooper

A NC woman has been charged in a shooting in which a Virginia State trooper was shot in the arm after a car chase that ended in Henrico County late Tuesday.

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9/11 transforms New York man into firefighter and filmmaker

9/11 transforms New York man into firefighter and filmmaker

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Charges dismissed against Amtrak engineer in 2015 derailment

Brandon Bostian was charged with eight counts of involuntary manslaughter, one count of causing or risking a catastrophe, and 238 counts of reckless endangerment.

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Man Vomited on Train, Hit Officer at NJ Station: Police – NBC 10 Philadelphia

Police say a man faces charges after he vomited at a New Jersey PATH station and then struck a police officer in the face while they were taking him into custody.

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Never Forget!!!

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Woman throws 5-year-old girl onto tracks as oncoming train approaches, says it was ‘human sacrifice’: Police

A Hainesport, New Jersey, woman accused of throwing a girl onto the tracks of an oncoming train is set to stand trial. According to the Courier-Post, Autumn Matacchiera, 20, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to attempted murder charges stemming from the January 27 incident. Burlington police said Matacchiera threw the 5-year-old onto the tracks after a NJ Transit bus driver …

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Suspect in Kansas man’s murder arrested in California after he stabs person on Amtrak train

Authorities over the weekend arrested a 34-year-old man in connection with a recent homicide in Kansas after the wanted man stabbed a person on board an Amtrak train in the San Francisco Bay area.

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Man shocked by electricity on North Metro wires in West Haven loses lawsuit against railroad, UI – New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN >> A federal jury has found that Metro-North Commuter Railroad Co. and The United Illuminating Co. were not responsible for the injuries of Milton Omar Colon when he fell in March 2011 from a electric tower he had climbed to catch a better look at a deer he had seen minutes earlier.

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