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Midday Roundup: Nine dead after commuter trains collide in Germany

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Travel tragedy. Two commuter trains collided in Germany this morning, killing nine people and seriously injuring 50 others. Two passengers remain…

Midday Roundup: Naghmeh Abedini files ‘domestic relations case’ in Idaho

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Rocky reunion. Pastor Saeed Abedini returned to his hometown of Boise, Idaho, Tuesday and reunited with his children as marital problems persisted between him…

Midday Roundup: Officials say Las Vegas crash not an act of terror

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Unclear motive. One person has died after a driver intentionally barreled into a crowd on the Las Vegas Strip Sunday night. More than a dozen people were…

Midday Roundup: Rudder problem, pilot error caused AirAsia plane crash

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Rudderless flight. The team investigating the crash of an AirAsia plane in the Java Sea last year has determined a rudder problem and pilot error brought…

Midday Roundup: FBI joins probe into Clinton’s private email server

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Security concerns. The FBI is investigating the private email setup that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton used during her time at the State…

Midday Roundup: Baltimore seeks federal help to halt homicide spree

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Homicide help. Baltimore has called in the federal cavalry to help deal with a surge in homicides that local police have been unable to either quell or…

Christians in Washington respond to South Carolina tragedy with prayer

By Jae Wasson
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Tragedy | WASHINGTON—Pastor Otis Gordon of Charleston, S.C., stood on the grass near the U.S. Capitol on Thursday afternoon, his eyes brimming with tears. Around him…

Midday Roundup: Theater shooter worried doctor, but not enough

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Hindsight. The psychiatrist who treated James Holmes before he opened fire in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater, killing 12 and wounding 70 others, was so…

Midday Roundup: Dogs pick up fresh scent in hunt for escapees

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Hot on the trail. Schools and a highway near a New York state prison have closed as the manhunt for two escaped killers continues. More than 450 law…

Midday Roundup: Hundreds trapped after Chinese cruise ship sinks

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Chinese shipwreck.Crews in China are frantically trying to rescue cruise-ship passengers trapped underwater in the Yangtze River after the vessel capsized…

Midday Roundup: Officials probe cause of deadly Amtrak derailment

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Deadly derailment. Six people died late Tuesday when an Amtrak train traveling from Washington, D.C., to New York City derailed in Philadelphia. Another six…

Midday Roundup: Germanwings co-pilot had practiced deadly maneuver

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | New crash details. French investigators said today that Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz practiced a controlled descent on an earlier flight the day he…

 
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