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Ruptured Pipeline Spills Oil Along Santa Barbara Coast

Crews race to contain massive California oil spill

05/21/15 10:39AM

Crews rushed Wednesday to contain a growing oil spill that has befouled a nine-mile stretch of scenic California coastline just before the Memorial Day holiday. The estimated size of the spill, about 20 miles up the coast from Santa Barbara, ballooned to 105,000 gallons Wednesday after the Coast Guard made a morning flyover to get a better sense... read more

Emergency personnel work the scene of a deadly train wreck, on May 12, 2015, in Philadelphia. (Photo by Joseph Kaczmarek/AP)

Amtrak train derails near Philadelphia

05/13/15 12:21AM

A train ride for hundreds of commuters traveling on the country’s busiest rail corridor turned into a nightmare scenario on Tuesday evening after it derailed in Philadelphia, killing at least six people and injuring at least 65 others. read more

At the Kentucky Derby, horses and fashion flare

05/03/15 02:16PM

At the Kentucky Derby, the tradition is just as much about atmosphere as it is about the contest itself. The sun glared down over the sea of elaborate ladies’ hats decorating the infield as American Pharoah and his jockey, Victor Espinoza, outran 16 other horses to take the coveted blanket of roses at the 141st running of the race. read more