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Another Fiery Derailment Puts Spotlight on Hazardous Train Shipments

Lauren McCauley @ Common Dreams - The fiery derailment of a train carrying petroleum products and other hazardous chemicals in Saskatchewan on Tuesday puts yet another "spotlight" on the dangers posed to people and planet by transporting oil and other hazardous materials, environmental groups charged on Wednesday.

Residents described the scene as a "flash of light," after 26 of the train's 100 cars went off the rails.  Read more.

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