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Spain Train Crash

22 Named As Suspects In Deadly Spain Train Crash

AP | Posted 09.25.2013 | World

MADRID -- MADRID (AP) — The judge investigating a high-speed train crash that killed 79 people in Spain has named 22 rail infrastructure company off...

22 Injured In Spain Train Collision

AP | Posted 09.20.2013 | World

MADRID -- Spain's state rail company says 22 people suffered minor injuries when a commuter train crashed into another train in a station in the north...

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Spain Train Crash Shows Importance Of Taking Distracted Driving Seriously

HuffingtonPost.com | Kevin Short | Posted 08.02.2013 | Technology

The revelation Tuesday that the driver responsible for the train crash in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, last week was on the phone with the train's o...

Spanish Driver Ignored 3 Signals To Slow Down

AP | HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 08.02.2013 | World

MADRID -- The driver of a Spanish train that derailed, killing 79 people, ignored three warnings to reduce speed in the two minutes before the train h...

Spanish Driver 'Can't Explain' Train Crash

AP | CIARAN GILES and BARRY HATTON | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

MADRID — The driver of the train that derailed in northwestern Spain, killing 79 people, has said he was traveling at twice the speed limit when...

Spanish Police Identify Caller To Train Crash Driver

AP | CIARAN GILES and BARRY HATTON | Posted 09.30.2013 | World

MADRID — The driver of a Spanish train that crashed killing 79 people said he was talking by phone to the train's on-board ticket inspector mome...

Driver Of Train That Crashed In Spain Was On The Phone

AP | JORGE SAINZ and BARRY HATTON | Posted 09.29.2013 | World

MADRID — The driver was on the phone with a colleague and apparently looking at a document as his train barreled ahead at 95 mph (153 kph) &ndas...

Spain's Royal Family To Honor Train Crash Victims At Monday Mass

AP | YESICA FISCH | Posted 09.28.2013 | World

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain — Spanish royals and political leaders joined hundreds in Santiago de Compostela's storied cathedral Monday evenin...

Witness: Spanish Train Driver Said He Went Fast And Couldn't Brake

AP | YESICA FISCH and HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 09.27.2013 | World

By YESICA FISCH and HAROLD HECKLE, The Associated Press SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (AP) -- The driver of a speeding train that derailed in Spain...

Train Driver In Deadly Crash Suspected Of Negligent Homicide

AP | YESICA FISCH and HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 09.26.2013 | World

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain — The injured driver of the Spanish train that derailed at high speed, killing 78 and injuring dozens more, was re...

Is Spain's Train Driver The Next Francisco Schettino?

HuffPost France | Posted 07.26.2013 | World

One of the drivers of the train that derailed on the evening of Wednesday in Santiago de Compostela has been formally detained "for negligence" and is...

Spain Train Driver: 'I Want To Die'

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 09.10.2013 | World

The driver of the doomed train that crashed in Spain reportedly told rescue workers that he wants to die. Police detained Francisco Jose Garzon Amo...

Utah Teen Survives Spanish Train Wreck

AP | BRADY McCOMBS | Posted 09.25.2013 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY — Seconds before the Spanish train he was aboard lifted off the tracks "like a roller coaster," Mormon missionary Stephen Ward sa...

Virginia Woman Killed In Spain Train Crash

AP | Posted 09.25.2013 | World

ARLINGTON, Va. — Catholic church officials say an employee of a diocese outside Washington, D.C., was among the 80 people who died in the Spain ...

Police Detain Driver Of Crashed Train

AP | YESICA FISCH and CIARAN GILES | Posted 09.25.2013 | World

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain — Investigations into Spain's deadliest train crash in decades have only begun, but already a key question has bee...

Amazing Display Of Solidarity In Wake Of Spain's Train Crash

HuffPost Spain | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

The train accident near Santiago de Compostela, Spain, is the first derailment off a high-speed AVE track in the country. By Thursday morning, the de...

Victims Of Spain's Train Crash

HuffPost Spain | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

As details of the horrific train crash in Spain's Santiago de Compostela emerge, families of the victims have started to speak out about their lost lo...

Spain Train Derailment Death Toll At 80 As Relatives Mourn

AP | HERNAN MUNOZ | Posted 09.24.2013 | World

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain — By all accounts, the train was going way too fast as it curled around a gentle bend. Then in an instant, one car...

WATCH: Horrific Footage Of Train Crash Emerges

Posted 07.26.2013 | World

A train derailed in Northwest Spain on Wednesday, killing at least 80 people and injured over 100 more. The crash was said to be one of Europe's worst...

Dozens Killed In Spain Train Crash

Reuters | Miguel Vidal | Posted 09.23.2013 | World

* Derailment caused by excessive speed - source * Tragedy on eve of major religious festival * One of Europe's worst rai...

Dozens Dead After Train Derails In Spain

AP | HAROLD HECKLE and CIARAN GILES | Posted 09.23.2013 | World

MADRID — A passenger train derailed Wednesday night on a curvy stretch of track in northwestern Spain, killing at least 40 people caught inside ...