Taiwan Rail seeks compensation for Puyuma train disaster

The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) said Friday that it is seeking compensation from both the manufacturer of the Puyuma train model involved in a deadly derailment last October in northeastern T...

NTSB: Impaired truck driver likely cause of GOP train crash

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A trash truck driver who had marijuana in his system likely caused a fatal collision last year with an Amtrak train that was carrying Republican lawmakers, federal investigators co...

Feds release files on GOP train crash ahead of final report

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal investigators released nearly 100 documents Tuesday that detail last year's fatal accident between a trash truck and an Amtrak train that was carrying Republican lawmakers ...

Group: Egyptian police abuse arrested transgender woman

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian rights group says authorities have abused a transgender woman arrested last week on charges of belonging to a terrorist group, subjecting her to a forced anal exam that amount...

Egypt appoints military officer as transportation minister

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president is appointing a military officer to lead the country's transportation ministry, less than two weeks after its minister resigned over a deadly February train crash in Cai...

Group concerned over arrest of Egyptian transgender woman

CAIRO (AP) — An international rights group is voicing concern over the safety and well-being of an Egyptian transgender woman arrested during a police raid on her home in Cairo. Amne...

Egypt: More arrested over Cairo train crash that killed 25

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have arrested another five people over a deadly train crash and explosion last week at Cairo's main railway station. At least 25 people were killed ...

Egypt arrests 6 over Cairo train crash that killed 25

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have arrested six people over a deadly crash this week at Cairo's main train station that killed at least 25 people. The country's top prosecutor or...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 'HE WANTS TO DO SOMETHING GREAT' Trump is seeking to conv...

Boy awakens from coma 4 months after deadly train crash in Yilan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A seven year old boy, who was a victim of the devastating Puyuma train crash that occurred on Oct. 21, 2018, awoke from a four month long coma earlier this week. When t...

Spain: 1 dead, 8 injured in train crash near Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Spain say that a train crash near Barcelona has killed one person and injured eight others. Emergency services for the region of C...

Catalan authorities say 1 person dead, 8 injured in train crash in northeastern Spain

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan authorities say 1 person dead, 8 injured in train crash in northeastern Spain.

Train crash on test run on Istanbul suburban route injures 2

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish media says two people were injured after a train hit a construction vehicle on an Istanbul suburban route. The official Anadolu news agency said the crash on ...

Denmark train crash victims identified, all 8 are Danes

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police in Denmark say all eight victims of a train crash in the central part of the Scandinavian country have now been identified, adding that all are Danish citizens. ...

Danish train crash toll up to 8 after more bodies found

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police say two more bodies have been found in a train crash on a bridge, raising the death toll to eight in Denmark's deadliest railway accident in 30 years. ...