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Man attacks passengers aboard German train

Heidingsfeld, Germany — A man armed with an axe and a knife attacked passengers aboard a train Germany Monday night, severely injuring three people before he was shot and killed by police. NBC News reports the attacker was a 17-year-old Afghan man. …

Italian trains collide, 23 dead

Rome, Italy – Two passenger trains collided on the Bari Nord train line in Italy on Tuesday. NBC News reports 23 people were killed in the crash and dozens more were wounded. Francesca Maffini, a spokesperson for Italy’s civil protection agency, said …

Medford Railroad Park opens for the season

Medford, Ore. — Little ones and the young at heart waited all year for this, opening day at the Medford Railroad Park. The 49-acre locomotive-themed park opened to hundreds of people and sunny skies on Sunday. This is the 35th year the …

Mudslide derails commuter train

Alameda County, Cal. (NBC News) — Nine passengers were injured Monday when a commuter train derailed in northern California, plunging one car into a swollen creek. Union Pacific believes a mudslide swept a tree onto the tracks, causing the Ace Commuter rail …