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A West Japan Railway Co. official briefs reporters Sunday at a train depot in Fukuoka Prefecture about how an aluminum plate fell off a speeding Sanyo Shinkansen Line bullet train the previous day, causing the component to hit several windows and damage a power cable.
Police probe possible negligence in Fukuoka shinkansen electricity failure
• AUG 9, 2015
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Most Railroads Won’t Meet Deadline for Safety Controls, Report Says "few railroads were on schedule to meet the deadline."
By RON NIXONAUG. 7, 2015
Investigators worked near the wreckage of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train No. 188, from Washington to New York, that derailed in May in Philadelphia, killing eight passengers. CreditWin Mcnamee/Getty Images
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