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13 Die In Texas Church Bus Crash [VIDEO]

The death toll in a Texas bus crash rose to 13 late Wednesday after one of the injured passengers died at a hospital. The midday crash occurred when a bus carrying a church choir group from the city of New Braunfels collided head-on with a pickup truck outside Garner State Park, some 90 miles west…

New Dramatic Aspen Fatal Plane Crash VIDEO

New surveillance video of a deadly plane crash in Aspen was released on Tuesday. The new video was released as a preliminary report showed there were strong winds at the time the plane went down. The video is from what Aspen-Pitkin County Airport normally uses to monitor planes on the tarmac and ramps. There are…

NTSB won’t investigate Tennessee bus crash due to furloughs

The National Transportation Safety Board is not sending anyone to investigate yesterday’s deadly bus crash in Tennessee because the government shutdown furloughed all of its highway investigators, an NTSB official said. “In this particular case I think it’s highly likely that we would have responded to it, but again, with our investigators furloughed, it’s impossible…