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Lawyers Representing Amtrak Derailment Victims Still Have Many Questions

An attorney representing Amtrak derailment victims says word that the train engineer wasn’t talking, texting, or using data on his cell phone leading up to the crash raises more questions.

06/11/2015

Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

NTSB: Engineer Of Amtrak Train 188 Was Not Using Phone At Time Of Derailment

The big question from the days after Amtrak 188’s derailment to last week’s Congressional hearing on the disaster was whether or not engineer Brandon Bostian was using his phone at the time of the crash.

06/10/2015

Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Focus On 18 Year Old Lawsuit Cap After Joint Federal Lawsuits Filed In Amtrak Derailment

A law set in place nearly 20 years ago capped how much victims could sue for in any single passenger rail incident.

05/19/2015

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Amtrak Derailment Victim Remembered At Memorial

A memorial service was held Saturday for one of the eight victims in the Amtrak derailment earlier this week.

05/16/2015

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Mass Transit Still Impacted By Train Derailment

Tuesday’s deadly Amtrak train derailment is still affecting mass transit throughout the region.

05/15/2015

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Expert: Underfunding Blocked Installation Of Device That Could’ve Prevented Train Derailment

Chronic underfunding of the rail system has delayed the installation of “positive train control.”

05/15/2015

Zeoli Show Log 5.14.15

Rich discussed the latest news from the Amtrak train derailment, George Stephanopoulos’ contributions to Clinton Foundation, and Amanda Knox karaoke performance at a bar in New York.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/14/2015

Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015. Rescuers on May 13 combed through the mangled wreckage of a derailed train in Philadelphia after an accident that left at least six dead, as the difficult search for possible survivors continued. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMAD        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Businessman From Maryland Identified As Victim In Amtrak Train Derailment

A businessman from Maryland has been identified as one of the victims killed in a train derailment in Philadelphia.

05/14/2015

Train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

8th Body Found At Train Derailment Scene

The body of an 8th victim was found Thursday morning at the scene of an Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, the fire commissioner announced.

05/14/2015

Temple University Hospital’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Herbert Cushing. (credit: CBS)

Doctor: 11 Train Crash Victims Remain At Temple Hospital, Expected To Recover

A hospital official says that 16 victims of the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia remain at Temple University Hospital, and all are expected to recover.

05/14/2015

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College Dean Of Students Killed In Philadelphia Train Derailment

Derrick Griffith, dean of student affairs and enrollment management at Medgar Evers College, has been identified as the fifth person killed in the crash.

05/14/2015

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CEO Of Philadelphia Company Killed In Train Derailment

The missing CEO of a Philadelphia technology firm is among one of those killed in Tuesday night’s deadly train derailment in Port Richmond, according to a statement from her family.

05/13/2015

Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Naval Academy Midshipman Killed In Amtrak Train Derailment

A midshipman was one of those killed in the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, the Naval Academy announced Wednesday.

05/13/2015

Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

8 Dead, More Than 200 Injured Following Philadelphia Train Derailment

Eight people are dead and more than 200 injured following the derailment of Amtrak train 188 in Philadelphia’s Frankford neighborhood late Tuesday night.

05/12/2015

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Train Partially Derails In South Philadelphia

Police say a CSX train jumped the tracks around 3 a.m. Saturday near 11th Street and Pattison Avenue.

01/31/2015

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